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emojis & symbols

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Behold 250 new emoji: Vulcan symbol, floppy disks, and more

The Unicode Consortium updates its emoji file with hundreds of new characters, ranging from a John Travolta-like disco dancer to a joystick.

By June 17, 2014

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Wink wink: Bill Nye uses emojis to explain evolution

Just how good are emojis at communicating complex ideas? Bill Nye the Science Guy explains the theory of evolution with a series of the digital symbols. Smiley face.

By December 12, 2014

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Express yourself with wood emojis for charity

Those wood emojis handcrafted by Nick Offerman made for a parody video on "Conan" are now available for sale in real life with proceeds going to charity.

By December 10, 2014

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Nick Offerman's handcrafted wood emojis‬ make chats hard

Why toy with digital emojis when you can impress others with smiley faces, cats and poop symbols made from solid oak by "Parks and Recreation" actor -- and craftsman -- Nick Offerman?

By November 14, 2014

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Chat with ghosts using an emoji ouija board

You text your live friends with emoji, so why not give ghosts the same chance to use their favorite symbols to communicate? Help fund the Emouija Board to give spirits a chance to chat.

By October 31, 2014

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Emojli, the first emoji-only social network (smiley face?)

Tired of the spam and hashtags abundant on Twitter and Facebook? Check out an emoji-only social network that promises no spam "because there isn't an emoji for spam."

By June 30, 2014

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Conan reads emojis, detects strange meanings

Conan O'Brien is confident he understands all the new emoji characters. Perhaps he's over-confident.

By June 25, 2014

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Hearts, stars, and pizza: Swiftkey gets emoji

Let tiny pictures do the talking for you in Swiftkey's latest beta which adds emoji and a new row of numbers.

By December 12, 2013

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How to add emoji icons to file names in OS X

Instead of only using alphanumeric text for file names, you can also include emoticons and other Unicode symbols.

By November 6, 2012

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Extra Emoji in Gmail labs adds 1,000 emoticons

Gmail gets a whole mess of new emoticons thanks to Japanese carriers. The company has partnered with them to add an additional 1,000 or so to Gmail's catalog.

By April 30, 2009