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 e-commerce company announces free, same-day shipping on over 1 million items in 14 metro areas across the US.
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?
Mobile payments is a crowded industry, but is one card for storing all your credit cards more practical than we think?
Priced at around $250 elsewhere, the LabelWriter requires no ink cartridges. Plus: four bonus deals!
Due out this year for Android and iOS, the voice assistant will bring some competition to Apple's Siri and the Google Now app.
Soon you'll don a high-tech headset as easily as you reach for your controller. Watch for blockbuster launches in the year ahead that pave the way to the brave new virtual world. Facebook and Valve lead the charge.
Evan Spiegel says his 4-year-old startup needs an IPO and is not interested in being an acquisition target.
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.
Google sees the greatest opportunity in a small number of countries that will collectively account for the next billion smartphones sold in the world.