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.
The social network now encourages show-and-tell status updates on mobile.
Check out the list of new emoticons that can be added to most of your Facebook communications.
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.
An NYU research associate has managed to get funding to rewrite the Herman Melville novel entirely in Japanese emoticons. It ought to make for an inspiring read.
Big Keyboard Email is one of the many applications for the iPhone that allows users to send email messages with a keyboard displayed in landscape mode--a feature Apple inexplicably left out. The program has gained a new function: emoticons.
Beyond smiles and winks, Google e-mail users can now add images of hugs, kisses, drinks, cake, or exclamation points to help them get their points across better.
The latest car-to-car communication solution, called Drivemocion, has an LED module that can show up to five different messages.
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.