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.
Inbox by Gmail gained five features today, many of them long-awaited by users.
The search giant's new project aims to make phones more secure by loading a microSD card that serves as a security powerhouse.
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.
The prominent venture capitalist says mobile messaging may soon evolve into a central hub of communication for users.
Commentary: My biggest takeaway from Google's Android M announcement was how underwhelmed I was by the new features. But that may well be the new normal for all mobile operating systems.
Smartphones and cars can focus on what each one does best with the arrival of this new dashboard connection technology.
Use this handy trick to find photos, videos and other attachments from a texting conversation on your iPhone.
The New Horizons spacecraft is at the center of a crowdfunding/sourcing effort to update onboard data about humanity for intelligent life forms that may come across it in the future. If we know the Internet like we think we do, we're assuming aliens will someday experience a RickRoll.
AT&T is one of the four major wireless carriers to agree to pay back customers for fraudulent text message charges, but its settlement may not be sufficient to guarantee a full reimbursement.