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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
After years of research, a team of scientists has synthesised spider silk in a laboratory setting.
Jeff Williams says the Apple Watch could become Apple's single most important product.
The online retail giant is getting ready to add milk, cereal and baby food to its Elements brand, according to The Wall Street Journal.
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.