Where would you be without your smartphone? It gives you directions, takes stunning photos, and gives you access to the world wide web all in the palm of your hand. Oh, and it helps you make calls every now and then.
But what if your phone was doing something with your private photos that you didn't realize? After hearing a rumor, Chrissy Teigen decided to investigate. And it turned out to be 100% true.
Many people have photos on their phone that they probably wouldn't want the world to see.
via: GettyWhether it's just goofy pics or full-on nudity, our phones should be a sacred place where we're in complete control of our photos and personal information. So that's why this new iPhone hack has people totally weirded out.
It all started when Twitter user @ellieeewbu posted the tweet below.
ATTENTION ALL GIRLS ALL GIRLS!!! Go to your photos and type in the ‘Brassiere’ why are apple saving these and made it a folder!!?!!?😱😱😱😱— ell (@ell)1509378820.0
Women were, understandably, concerned.
@ellieeewbu @bbygirlerica what you WERE NOT LYING. WHAT IS THIS how does @Apple know I’m getting freaky like this o… https://t.co/eUNDEFKcuL— nadin (@nadin)1509389214.0
While some responses were lighthearted, many were pretty upset about the discovery.
@ellieeewbu @SwiftOnSecurity how do we keep this from happening? I feel really really violated.— Nora (@Nora)1509387078.0
After much debate, social media queen Chrissy Teigen decided to join the conversation.
It's true. If u type in "brassiere" in the search of your iphotos, it has a category for every boob or cleavage pic… https://t.co/3oHE0QIY1i— chrissy teigen (@chrissy teigen)1509465913.0
She also posted an update after further investigating.
Typing food will get you food but penis won't get you penis and boobs won't get you boobs. Just brassiere. *strokes beard*— chrissy teigen (@chrissy teigen)1509466165.0
Upon further research, one user did discover something extremely important, though.
@ellieeewbu @urbandoll you can also type in "dog" and it brings u to all ur puppy pics. ur welcome https://t.co/e1ESHExob9— White Rice (@White Rice)1509387052.0
More categories began popping up.
@chrissyteigen a few more I just found out about https://t.co/q2h8EpBwHj— Jessica, J.D. (@Jessica, J.D.)1509466466.0