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.
Technically Incorrect: A Russian woman is taking a selfie while holding a 9mm gun, according to a news story. It doesn't quite go to plan, but she survives.
The next time your mind wanders, you might be able to regain your focus if you turn your gaze on a specific type of image, says research out of the University of Melbourne.
Debuting at Google I/O 2015, the photo service lets you store, organize and share an unlimited amount of high-def content for free.
Mobile payments is a crowded industry, but is one card for storing all your credit cards more practical than we think?
The lightweight version of mobile operating system Android would help smart devices communicate better with each other, according to a report in The Information.
The online retail giant is getting ready to add milk, cereal and baby food to its Elements brand, according to The Wall Street Journal.
The world's largest software maker was poised to make its biggest acquisition to date, but talks fell through, according to CNBC.
Already leagues ahead of Apple's Siri in natural-language recognition, Google Now's expanded role in Android M could make it the most valuable feature.
The German firm, which helped clients build augmented-reality apps, appears to have transferred its shares to Apple.