But the message must contain a specific series of Arabic characters, so you're likely to receive it only as a prank. And there are ways to resolve the problem.
Smart cards want to replace your wallet full of debit and credit cards with one dynamic smart card. Here's what you need to know.
CNET's Marguerite Reardon explains how three key phenomena could reshape the wireless industry in the next few years and pave the way for more-affordable mobile services.
Described in a newly published Apple patent filing, the so-called Fusion keyboard could pick up multitouch gestures from your keystrokes, potentially eliminating the need for a trackpad.
A new feature aims to improve the frequently frustrating process of waiting for a story to load from users' news feeds.
Jeff Williams says the Apple Watch could become Apple's single most important product.
Even if you try to stay caught up on your RSS feeds all week, there are times when you simply don't have time to read everything.
Soon you'll don a high-tech headset as easily as you reach for your controller. Watch for blockbuster launches in the year ahead that pave the way to the brave new virtual world. Facebook and Valve lead the charge.
In the Dolby Cinema presentation of Disney's "Tomorrowland," fiber-optic-fed laser light engines, 4K resolution, HDR contrast and Atmos sound combine to create a breathtaking cinema experience. Tomorrow's theater experience can't come home soon enough.
Using an array of loudspeakers, researchers have created swirling vortices of sound that were used to manipulate microscopic particles.