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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


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


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


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


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


Girl survives rude emoticon, becomes texting queen

A 15-year-old from Iowa is crowned U.S. National Texting Champion in a competition sponsored by LG. She survived, among other things, an actor dressed as an emoticon trying to distract contestants.

By Jun. 17, 2009


Your face as an emoticon

By Sep. 30, 2006


Snack on social media with Birds Eye Mashtags

Tweets can be tasty with Mashtags potato snacks shaped like edible emoticons and online symbols.

By Feb. 19, 2014


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


Would you 'like' a Facebook 'sympathize' button?

Automatic expressions of sympathy may come to Facebook, but a dislike button remains the stuff of fantasy.

By Dec. 10, 2013