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.
The San Francisco conference may well be the world's largest gathering of game developers, the place to keep an ear to the ground and to get business done.
When Google unveiled its smart and controversial eyewear three years ago, some early tech adopters tried to do their part by eagerly pushing for Glass acceptance. The world pushed back.
The search giant will offer ways for developers to more closely connect apps with its Chromecast television streaming device.
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Coming later in 2015, the Vive promises full-room movement and a unique controller, and will launch with the Steam VR store. We tried it out.
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The service previously required users to be connected to the Web in order to take advantage of its features. That's changing "later this year."
The Internet giant also shows off "Expeditions" kits, letting teachers conduct virtual field trips, and its new "Jump" VR video recording system.
Google took on Apple again as it introduced its newest products and features at its annual I/O developers conference in San Francisco. From Android Pay to the updated "Now on Tap" feature to a new Google Photo app, CNET's Lexy Savvides show us what's next from the tech giant.
Catch all the must-watch announcements and events that occurred during Google's annual developers conference keynote.