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.
All the news from the annual Google I/O event, including the latest on Android.
The search giant has found a new purpose in all our lives: Bringing together the various products and services we use to work together as easily as possible.
Want to know what your next phone's operating system will look like, how Google wants to manage all your photos or how you'll pay with your Android phone? Look here.
Commentary: Forget the privacy issues -- it was a long list of other shortcomings, social and technical, that doomed Glass. Can Google learn for the next go-round?
The search giant will offer ways for developers to more closely connect apps with its Chromecast television streaming device.
Inbox by Gmail gained five features today, many of them long-awaited by users.
Debuting at Google I/O 2015, the photo service lets you store, organize and share an unlimited amount of high-def content for free.
Microsoft's smart assistant Cortana is expanding beyond Windows, Twitter's Periscope is rising on Android, and Amazon is getting crafty with competition for Etsy.
Its Wallet app failed to take off, but Google is trying again with a new system.