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11.19.15
Durex thinks a condom emoji can help promote safe sex
11.19.15

Durex thinks a condom emoji can help promote safe sex

A condom emoji could be a thing soon. Durex thinks it can help promote safe sex.

By E. Alvarez,   11.19.15
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06.17.15
Tacos, burritos and unicorn emoji are coming, thanks to Unicode 8.0
06.17.15

Tacos, burritos and unicorn emoji are coming, thanks to Unicode 8.0

The Unicode Consortium unveiled its new emoji set as part of the standard's version 8.0 update on...

By A. Tarantola,   06.17.15
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02.23.15
Apple's newest iOS and Mac betas let you use diverse emoji
02.23.15

Apple's newest iOS and Mac betas let you use diverse emoji

If you're disappointed that current emoji characters don't reflect your skin tone, don't worry: Ap...

By J. Fingas,   02.23.15
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11.18.14
Yum, your next favorite emoji could be a delicious taco
11.18.14

Yum, your next favorite emoji could be a delicious taco

Okay, people, you know emojis are a big deal -- so big, in fact, that there's a social network com...

By E. Alvarez,   11.18.14
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11.04.14
Emoji characters are getting skin tones to reflect human diversity
11.04.14

Emoji characters are getting skin tones to reflect human diversity

Remember how companies were working with the Unicode Consortium to get more diversity into the emo...

By J. Fingas,   11.04.14
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08.12.14
Google now rejects scam email that tricks you using non-Latin characters
08.12.14

Google now rejects scam email that tricks you using non-Latin characters

Google did a favor for Gmail users worldwide when it added support for non-Latin characters in ema...

By J. Fingas,   08.12.14
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06.17.14
New emojis let you throw shade with a single symbol
06.17.14

New emojis let you throw shade with a single symbol

Someone once said that a picture is worth a thousand words, so a smiling, yellow face is probably...

By T. Seppala,   06.17.14
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03.26.14
Apple is working on getting more diversity into its emoji characters
03.26.14

Apple is working on getting more diversity into its emoji characters

Sometimes, the awkward white lady with hand to the side emoji doesn't quite represent, or express,...

By M. Smith,   03.26.14
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12.13.13
This is the most important Mavericks keyboard shortcut you'll discover all day
12.13.13

This is the most important Mavericks keyboard shortcut you'll discover all day

Mavericks' new Control-Command-Space bar shortcut came up once again during conversation in the TU...

By E. Sadun,   12.13.13
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