Emojis

8.7.19

This Hideous Emoji House Is at the Center of Some Truly Bizarre L.A. Beef

"I feel like I’ve been directly attacked with my eyelash extensions... It’s mocking me. It’s heartbreaking. I mean, it’s literally staring right at me.”

6.24.19

The 'Dusty Stick' Is the Best Slack Emoji That Nobody Uses

What does it mean? Where did it come from? And why isn't everyone as obsessed with it as we are?

8.16.18

Emojis Bridged the Language Barrier Between Me and My Father

They're doing the same for many in households that speak multiple languages.

2.5.18

Melbourne Teenagers Snapchat Themselves Abusing Toddler

Police were able to trace disturbing footage posted by the teen parents, who disguised their identities with emojis.

11.3.17

Emoji Makers Went to War over a New Frowning Poop Emoji

"Will we have a CRYING PILE OF POO next? PILE OF POO WITH TONGUE STICKING OUT? PILE OF POO WITH QUESTION MARKS FOR EYES?"

5.17.17
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11.2.16

David Bowie to Be Immortalised in, Erm, Emoji Form

We used to build statues to remember our heroes... Now we build emojis.

8.10.16

We Made Our Interns Give Up Emojis for Five Days to See If They'd Fall Apart

You probably don't realize how much you rely on emojis to communicate with people, so here's some evidence.

3.31.16

A Guy in France Got Three Months in Prison for Texting His Ex the Gun Emoji

The judge determined the gun emoji was essentially a death threat and sentenced the guy to six months, three of them suspended.

2.17.16

Indonesia Has Declared War on 'Gay Friendly' Emojis

It's only one aspect of the country's entrenched homophobia.

11.18.15

Emojis Are the Most Advanced Form of Language Known to Man

Oxford Dictionaries naming the "Face with Tears of Joy" emoji as Word of the Year 2015 does not signal the death of culture.

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