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These 69 New Emojis Have Arrived on iOS 11

By | Oct 31, 2017 at 8:00 pm

This week there was quite the debate raging about the way that the cheeseburger emoji was portrayed on the various platforms. If you don’t know what I’m referring to that’s ok, you’re probably living a more interesting life than most of America. But to…


You Can Now Download This Hillary Clinton GIF and Emoji Keyboard

By | Sep 22, 2015 at 10:00 am

This morning, Snaps, a company that offers the very first end-to-end platform for brand marketing across mobile messaging platforms, announced the release of its Hillmoji keyboard – a Hillary Clinton GIF and emoji keyboard that you didn’t think you needed until today. Available for…


Cheese, Taco, and Middle Finger Emoji in iOS 9.1

By | Sep 10, 2015 at 11:07 am

Back in June, we were much excite when we found out that the Unicode Consortium – the overlords responsible for creating emoji on our smartphones – announced the creation of new emoji to Unicode 8.0. Previewing things like a block of cheese, a turkey,…


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Don’t Settle for Stock Emojis, Create Your Own

By | May 5, 2015 at 10:00 am

Last August imoji not only celebrated the launch of their uniquely upbeat messaging platform, they also reveled in successfully fundraising $2 million in VC. The whole genesis of the platform came from the fact that the founders were bored with the limitations surrounding stock keyboards,…

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Bill Nye and GE Bring Back #EmojiScience to Help Kids Understand Science

By | May 5, 2015 at 8:00 am

Science is about to get a bit more (:Thumbsup:) thanks to emoji (:smiley:). General Electric (GE) announced the debut of a new Emoji Science web series with Bill Nye. This is part of the company’s plan to deconstruct serious science in the classroom by…


The Washington Post Created These Political Emojis for You

By | Apr 23, 2015 at 8:00 pm

Once again, we are at the nascency of another election season. With high-profile politicos  slowly coming to terms with the “will they or won’t they” question re: run for the American presidency, the national discussion is slowly changing to topics of campaign efficacy, history…

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The State of the Union Written in Emoji

By | Jan 21, 2015 at 12:30 pm

Last night, President Obama made his 2015 Presidential State of the Union. While the State of the Union has increasingly developed into just another medium through which the President of the United States can reaffirm the citizens of his commitment to the values, issues, and platform…


Emoji Art: Portraits of Your Favorite Celebrities

By | Jan 16, 2015 at 8:00 pm

We recently published a story about Emojis how 2014 was the year that emojis took over. From the most popular “word” (the heart emoji) to marketing campaigns, emojis are quickly becoming an important tool used to communicate. Today, Internet anti-socialite, and all around digital blender…

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This Poop Emoji Button-Up Shirt Has Almost Reached Its Crowdfunding Goal

By | Jan 9, 2015 at 2:30 pm

Nothing says you’ve made it in the world like a $75 poop emoji shirt. You don’t need to drive an Audi or wear a pair of Ferragamos to show off your status; naw, man, what you need is this poop emoji shirt to convey…


Emojis Takeover: From 2014’s Most Popular Word to Taco Bell Campaign

By | Jan 5, 2015 at 11:00 pm

The most popular word of 2014 wasn’t actually a word,  it was an emoji: the ♥ emoji. According to the Global Language Monitor (GLM) in their 2014 report on English-language word usage, “the Heart and Love emoji, emoticon, and variations thereof appear billions of times…



These Satirical Pop Culture Emojis Aren’t Pulling Any Punches

By | Dec 24, 2014 at 2:30 pm

Amidst the ruckus surrounding Sony Pictures, North Korea, and “The Interview” these days, it’s nice to see that some people still have a sense of humor. Seemingly overnight Emo-Emoji, the brainchild of internationally renowned artist Le Messie, launched a digital sticker app for iOS. The…


Bill Nye Uses Emoji to Explain Evolution [Video]

By | Dec 16, 2014 at 11:00 am

That’s it, you can explain pretty much anything with emojis. Bill Nye, known as the Science Guy with a quirky bowtie, is used to explaining even the most difficult scientific theories to the general public. It’s not an easy thing to do; science is hard!…


Bitstrips Launches Bitmojis, Personalized Emojis

By | Nov 8, 2014 at 8:00 am

One day I went to sleep and everything was normal on Facebook. When I woke up the next morning, Bitstrips had taken over. If you’re not aware of what I’m talking about, Bitstrips is the company behind those little cartoon strips where people create…

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Maybe It’s Time to Put a New Twist on Your Texts and #Selfie Pics

By | Aug 8, 2014 at 4:30 pm

Sometimes great ideas are born out of nothing more than a bit of boredom. Jason Stein, Ben Draa, and Daniel Busilovsky are one such example; they got really bored with the limitations surrounding the Apple keyboard, emoji sets, and text messaging in general. All…