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.
A new feature in iOS 8.3 can help you identify and deal with iMessage spam. Here's what you need to know.
iMessage is a convenient platform so long as you remain within Apple's walled garden. The following tips help you stay connected after leaving.
And why you may prefer to stick with one color or the other.
Apps like iMessage or Netflix which only run on certain operating systems "must be prohibited from discriminating," BlackBerry CEO John Chen has said.
US District Judge Lucy Koh greenlights a lawsuit filed in May about disappearing iMessages when switching from an iPhone to an Android device.
New option helps former iPhone users remove their phone numbers from Apple's messaging system to fix a vanishing text message issue.
Text message spam is best ignored, but when a security researcher followed a trail of deception laid out on Apple's iMessage he became the proud owner of cheap designer accessories from China.
The communications services get two-step verification, aimed at preventing unauthorized access to accounts, even if the username and password are entered.
Sometimes words just aren't enough to express your true emotional state in an iMessage conversation.