Emoji

Ta-Da! The Real Meaning Behind Those Vague Emoji

Rule number one of emoji: there are no rules. You can use those cute little symbols as much as you want. The only caveat is that sometimes they're a …

Language

This browser extension turns your angry Facebook emoji into real social action

From climate change to the worsening refugee crisis to rollbacks of LGBTQ rights, you've probably reacted to a lot of deeply troubling news in your …

Technology

Is the “prayer hands” emoji really a “high-five”?

A picture is worth a thousand interpretations.<p>The debate is on over the proper interpretation of the “prayer hands” emoji after ABC 6 in Philadelphia …

Prayer

What are the top 10 Twitter food emojis? - delicious. magazine

By Jessica Sutton<p>They say a picture speaks a thousand words, and I think we can even stretch that to emojis.<p>Those clever, highly functional little …

Ice Cream

The Definitive Guide to the 10 Most Confusing Emojis

What do these strange looking emojis actually mean? Probably not what you expected.<p>Last month, Apple released hundreds of new emoji as part of iOS 11.1, putting a slew of striking text-ready visuals into the hands of iPhone users, including those who got their hands on the most advanced version of …

Language

Some viewers left heartbroken after 'shock' exit on Coronation Street

Coronation Street fans were quick to turn to Twitter tonight to say how sorry they were to see a popular character leave the cobbles to jet off to …

Coronation Street

How Venmo is Using a Custom Emoji to Tap into the Holiday Season

Josh Criscoe, head of communications for Venmo, tells Cheddar how the company is leveraging App users' "Friendsgiving" celebration to donate 10 meals …

Business

How do I comment on a prototype?

Collaborate on prototypes by adding comments, emoji, and even drawings to screens. You’ll be able to select different comment types, add more people …

Prototypes

Sea of Knowledge's Free Reading with Expression Activity Emoji Sticks

Need to encourage kids to read with expression? Use these fun emoticon sticks to help them identify different types of emotions in texts as they …

Play Uno Emoji with the family this holiday season for just $6 (Reg. $10)

Amazon currently has the Uno Emoji Card Game on sale for <b>$5.97 Prime shipped</b><b>.</b> This card game normally goes for closer to $10, is out of stock at most retailers, and is a match for our last mention.<p>With Uno Emoji, parents and kids alike can have a fun time around the table playing this new rendition …

Gear & Gadgets

This Is the Nation’s Most Popular Emoji, According to Apple

Let’s face it—emojis are worth a thousand words. They are most tech users’ favorite mode of digital expression, after all. There’s even a scientific …

Scientific Research

Apple reveals most popular emoji

Apple has revealed the most popular emoji, and in cheery news, it’s not the snake or the skull.<p>No, the most used emoji is in fact the crying with …

ALDI and Venmo Give One Million Meals with Just One Emoji

We all know and love Aldi for their affordable prices and delicious products. But this year, the grocery store is giving us something more to …

Aldi

Ubuntu is (Finally, At Long Last, About Time) support Color Emoji - OMG! Ubuntu!

GNOME devs have made it easy to use emoji in apps<p><b>Color emoji support is finally coming to Ubuntu.</b><p>Next April’s release of Ubuntu 18.04 LTS will be the …

Linux

We Asked Venmo What's Going on with its Mysterious New Custom Emojis

We've spotted some fall-themed ones already.<p>By on<p>Filed Under Emoji & Money<p>The future, straight to your inbox.<p>Forget Apple’s new emojis. What’s going …

Apple's Most Popular Emojis Show We're Not Using Them For Dumb Reasons

Good news: We use emojis the right way.Apple On a recent episode of NPR’s <i>Wait Wait...Don’t Tell Me!</i>, the panel questions turned to a popular topic in …

Language

Apple says this is the most popular emoji in the US

Quick, what do you think is the most popular smiley in the world? Too hard? How about in the US. If trying to look for a scientific survey of such …

iOS

America's Most Popular Emoji Is Actually A Lot More Upbeat Than You'd Think

Don't worry, though, the skull emoji broke the top 10.<p>Apple recently released a Differential Privacy Overview which included lots of info on things that are not emojis and then some info on things that are. Some of that emoji info was a summary of the most popular ones amongst English speakers in …

America's Most Popular Emoji Is Actually Much More Upbeat Than You'd Think

Don't worry, though, the skull emoji broke the top 10.<p>Apple recently released a Differential Privacy Overview which included lots of info on things that are not emojis and then some info on things that are. Some of that emoji info was a summary of the most popular ones amongst English speakers in …

This is the emoji we're all using the most, according to Apple

The iOS 11.1 update just dumped a whole load of new emojis on iPhones and iPads around the world, but most commonly used emoji is one of the all-time …

iOS

Why Other People Can't See Your Emojis and How to Fix It

We’ve got more emojis at our fingertips than ever before, but are your friends, relatives, colleagues, and favorite chatbots seeing the colorful …

iOS

There's A Whole Lotta Controversy Surrounding The "Sick" New Emojis

But being 2017 and all, some people are kinda unhappy with a certain new emoji design.<p>We currently have a green sick nauseous face, a bandaged head, …

For Teens

Unicode announces much anticipated release of redhead emoji in 2018

Redheads everywhere are rejoicing as at long last, Unicode has announced that redhead emojis will be released in 2018. This marks the release of the …

iOS

Where Is The Redhead Emoji? People Are Disappointed With It Not Here Yet

Redheads are about to kinda, maybe, sorta, finally get the respect they deserve. The recessive hair group is one of the <i>only</i> hair groups not to be …

Amazon Fire TV

What the emojis we use say about us

A gender-neutral zombie emoji? Yes, that's good. That has been approved and will most likely be coming to your phone and computer screen next year.<p>A …

Australian News

Here’s How to Use Your $1,000 iPhone to Transform Your Face Into a Poop Emoji

Let’s face it, you bought the iPhone X for a lot of reasons, but one of the biggest: turning your face into a giant poop emoji. It’s all right. I’m …

iOS

BTS Unveils New Twitter Emoji to Celebrate AMAs Performance Announcement

On Friday (Nov. 3), BTS earned their second Twitter emoji -- connected to the hashtags #BTSxAMAs and #ARMYxAMAs -- following the announcement that …

Award Shows

Apple’s new emoji update is inclusive of everyone – well, except the disabled

opinion<p>When Apple first announced they were going to be releasing a load of new emoji with their iOS 11.1 update, people were understandably …

Disability

Apple Says This Is the Most Popular Emoji (It’s Not the Poop)

Apple users are doing a lot of laughing, according to new data released by the tech company.<p>In a recent report that revealed how people use their …

iOS

Is Snapchat trolling Apple and Google over the burger emoji?

Apple and Google got hauled over the coals this week for their truly abysmal attempts at assembling burgers—albeit in emoji form.<p>But, it looks like …

Burgers