Other stories about Emoji

Emoji passwords might be more secure

First, they took over our text messages. Then, they infiltrated social media posts. They became so popular that Webster's Dictionary decided to add them as...
Happening Now June 16, 2015

3 emojis got these guys arrested

I say it over and over again. You have to be careful with what you post on Facebook and social media sites - even...
Happening Now June 12, 2015

Why your Facebook friends are posting these orange and yellow faces

There's a viral wave of bright orange and yellow profile pictures sweeping across Facebook right now. Maybe some of your Facebook friends have switched...
Happening Now June 11, 2015

10,000 redheads are demanding one thing from Apple

You might have noticed that pretty recently, Apple added 300 emojis in order to fill a very important need: racial and cultural diversity. Although they...
Happening Now June 5, 2015

Webster's Dictionary just added 1,700 new words. You won't believe some of them

When does a silly trend or slang term become a full-fledged word? When it gets in the dictionary of course! Merriam-Webster has just added...
Happening Now May 29, 2015

6 emoji you're probably using wrong

Are you on board the emoji train? They're those little yellow faces and symbols you can send in a text message. These modern-day hieroglyphics...
Happening Now May 22, 2015

Take this quick test to see how many of these weird symbols you understand

Love them or hate them, emojis are here to stay. These modern-day hieroglyphics are now the "world's fastest growing language." On top of that,...
Happening Now May 20, 2015

Are these new Windows emojis fun or offensive?

Love them or hate them, emojis are here to stay. If you haven't heard the term before, they're also known as smiley faces or...
Happening Now May 6, 2015

See the controversial Facebook emoticon that has thousands in an uproar

Have you started seeing more and more emoticons, aka emojis, pop up in Facebook posts and messages? Me, too. Since an emoji was labeled as the...
Happening Now March 10, 2015

How do you say 'selfie' in sign language?

Technology has had quite a profound effect on the English language. Just last year Merriam-Webster added "selfie" and "hashtag" to its dictionary. But, English isn't...
Happening Now February 27, 2015