emoji

LGBTQ

We Just Got 230 New Emojis, But Still No Trans Flag

Come on, we've even got a banjo.
Anna Iovine
7.17.19
Internet

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?
Drew Schwartz
6.24.19
emoji

Build Your Own Emoji to Discover Uncharted Big Moods

A new web widget by Philipp Antoni puts the power of emoji expression in your hands.
Samantha Cole
11.14.18
emoji

The New "Woozy Face" Emoji...Just Asked Me For My Number

Apple's latest release includes "a face which may be showing signs of being tired and emotional, i.e. drunk."
Hannah Keyser
10.31.18
Emojis

Emojis Bridged the Language Barrier Between Me and My Father

They're doing the same for many in households that speak multiple languages.
Arimeta Diop
8.16.18
wine

The Makers of Your Mom's Favorite Chardonnay Really Want a White Wine Emoji

Kendall-Jackson has designed its own white wine emoji—and written a 15-page proposal detailing why the world needs it.
Jelisa Castrodale
7.27.18
tech

A Definitive List of the Emojis That Need to Die Right Now

Why are there so many clocks????
Nicole Clark
7.16.18
tech

Here Are 13 Ways to Use the Aerial Tramway, the Emoji No One Likes

🚡is the least used emoji on Twitter, but you can change that.
Eve Peyser
7.11.18
vegans

Google's New Eggless 'Inclusive' Salad Made a Bunch of People Mad

A UK group has accused the company of giving in to vegans' "warped ideology."
Jelisa Castrodale
6.11.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Tinder Is Fighting to Get Interracial Couple Emojis in Your Phone

The dating app proposed 21 new designs that would be more representative of modern relationships.
Beckett Mufson
2.27.18
Emoji domains

This dot-com era millionaire thinks emojis are where the money's at now

Page How is like an internet real estate developer — and right now, it's a buyer's market for emoji domains.
Billie Brownstein
12.11.17
Burgers

Google Leans Into Emoji Controversy by Serving 'Android Burger'

It's almost as if the cafeteria at Google HQ took pride in their egregious mistake in burger formatting.
Jelisa Castrodale
11.6.17
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