Jul 17, 2018

World Emoji Day celebrates picture communication

The fifth annual World Emoji Day takes place today, with smartphone manufacturers launching new emoji characters.

Sep 11, 2017

Large Apple leak reveals iPhone X secrets

The final version of iOS 11 leaked this weekend has shown there will be three new iPhones announced this week.

Jul 28, 2016

Boltmoji in time for Olympics

An emoji keyboard featuring Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt is now available from app stores.

Jul 18, 2016

Emoji to promote race, gender equality

The new emoji show that men and women across different races can have the same professions.

Jun 27, 2016

Line struggles to show its growth plan can work

Ahead of its IPO, Japanese messaging app company struggles to show its advertising revenue strategy will work.

Jun 21, 2016

Twitter allows for emoji targeting

The social network will let brands use emoji as 'keywords' in targeted advertisements and campaigns.

Feb 24, 2016

Facebook users can become more emotional

The much-anticipated Facebook reactions feature will be available today, globally, on the latest version of the iOS and Android apps.

Jan 28, 2016

Facebook to become more emotional soon

The social network will roll out its expansion of the like button, with six different reactions, worldwide within the next few weeks.

Dec 2, 2015

Twitter designs custom emoji for COP21

The social network reveals custom United Nations Climate Summit emoji that will automatically appear in tweets when specific hashtags are used.

Dec 1, 2015

Smiley faces revolutionise communication

So many people rely on emoji to convey meaning in communication that one was chosen as Oxford Dictionary's word of the year.

Oct 23, 2015

iOS 9.1 gives users the middle finger emoji

We round up trends from around the world that had us scratching our heads this week.

Oct 9, 2015

Facebook timelines to fill with emoji

The social network tests emotional reaction buttons, each represented by a different emoji, to address the ambiguity of the like button.

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