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Build Your Own Emoji to Discover Uncharted Big Moods

A new web widget by Philipp Antoni puts the power of emoji expression in your hands.
Samantha Cole
11.14.18
Express yourself

Why We're So Comfortable Expressing Ourselves Using Bitmoji

Sometimes it's easier to send a delightful picture than a complicated string of text.
Anna Iovine
5.29.17
RIP Gchat

Google Is Killing Gchat For Good and We Have Feelings

Go away, Hangouts.
Sarah Emerson
4.26.17
tech

This Is the Most Annoying Macbook Touch Bar App Ever Created

It's also kind of genius: an emoji sound board stuffed with pop-culture effects, from 'Law & Order', 'X-Files', 'Metal Gear Solid', and more.
Samantha Cole
12.16.16
Internet

This Job Could Be Yours If You Speak Fluent Emoji

A London-based translation company is looking for someone to help it make sense of emoji.
Samantha Cole
12.13.16
Internet

Emojis Are So Big They Now Have Their Own Conference

The future of everyone's favorite icon-based communication method was discussed at Emojicon earlier this month.
Megan Orpwood-Russell
11.24.16
videos

Where Emoji Came From, and Why They're Everywhere Now

Now basically ubiquitous, emoji started off in 1999. But the roots of the pictographic communications system go back much further...
Samantha Cole
10.28.16
emoji

Wave Emojis at Your Friends with Velcro LEDs

The latest wearable from MIT’s Fluid Interfaces group wants to write information on your body movements.
Daniel Oberhaus
10.17.16
Art

A Teen Proposed a Hijab Emoji Because She Just Wanted One that Looked Like Her

Unicode has been moving to make emojis more diverse and inclusive.
Kaleigh Rogers
9.13.16
alcohol

I Used Emoji Spellcasting to Prevent a Hangover

One emoji spell is used to destroy the capitalist state and usher in the era of gay space communism.
Leigh Alexander
7.23.16
Emojis

We Talked to a Typeface Designer About Creating Emojis for Unicode

Paul D. Hunt of Adobe talks about emoji diversity and more.
Leif Johnson
7.17.16
money

What's the Most 'Expensive' Emoji, According to Venmo

It's not the burrito emoji.
Gabriela Barkho
7.17.16
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