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Emoticon

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Emoticons turn terrifying for child safety campaign

The usually endearing emoticon gets super creepy for an eye-catching French campaign aimed at making parents aware of who their kids may be talking to online.

By Jan. 21, 2014

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Swiftkey beta update adds emoticons and custom number row

Swiftkey, the customisable Android keyboard, has received an upgrade that adds emoji characters and a numbers bar.

By Dec. 12, 2013

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Facebook for iOS gets emoticons

The social network now encourages show-and-tell status updates on mobile.

By Jun. 18, 2013

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Smiley when you say that! Facebook tries out emoticons

Some of the social network's online and mobile users will be able to express how they're feeling or what they're doing from their status bar.

By Jan. 31, 2013

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Add emoticons to your Facebook chats and messages

Check out the list of new emoticons that can be added to most of your Facebook communications.

By Oct. 15, 2012

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Emoticon celebrates 30 years :-)

What started out as an inside joke at Carnegie Mellon University has spawned hundreds of faces, emotions, and gestures.

By Sep. 19, 2012

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Access every emoticon ever made!

Tired of the boring old smiley faces everyone has used since the beginning of time? Emojicons brings a new batch of emotions to your text, and Veronica shows you her favorites on today's Tekzilla Daily.

Apr. 12, 2012

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RIM, Samsung accused of emoticon patent infringement

Varia Holdings is suing the two mobile phone makers for using a protected patent that lets users quickly use emoticons from pop-up menus.

By Mar. 19, 2012

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Samsung's latest weapon against Apple: An emoticon

Samsung reloads in Germany with four more patents--including one involving a smiley face input--but there's still no sign the legal battles will end soon.

By Dec. 16, 2011

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Smile! It's the emoticon keypad :-)

The keypad, as the name suggests, makes it faster and easier to fill your correspondence with digital representations of your emotional state.

By Jan. 26, 2011