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This Startup Wants to Make Driving More 'Social' With Light-Up Emojis for Your Car
Cars

This Startup Wants to Make Driving More 'Social' With Light-Up Emojis for Your Car

Motormood just launched a $130,500 Kickstarter campaign for its eponymous gadget, whose goal is to spread commuter cheer.
Geoff Weiss
Picture This: Emoji Passwords
Emoji

Picture This: Emoji Passwords

A British security firm claims that emoji passwords are easier to remember and more secure than traditional PIN numbers.
Laura Entis
The 100 Most Popular Emoji Hashtags on Instagram (Infographic)
Emoji

The 100 Most Popular Emoji Hashtags on Instagram (Infographic)

Hearts and smiley faces abound as audiences, by and large, prefer characters that 'express joy.'
Geoff Weiss
'Bacon' and 'Drooling Face' Are Among the 38 New Emojis Arriving Next Year
Emoji

'Bacon' and 'Drooling Face' Are Among the 38 New Emojis Arriving Next Year

The additions serve to honor popular requests as well as fill existing gaps.
Geoff Weiss
Microsoft is Giving People the Finger. Literally.
Emoji

Microsoft is Giving People the Finger. Literally.

Don't take it personally.
Arjun Kharpal
Why Your Emoji Habits Could Cost You
Mobile

Why Your Emoji Habits Could Cost You

Emoji use on older Samsung phones could account for mysterious phone bill charges.
Nina Zipkin
Taco Bell Pleads: 'America Wants a Taco Emoji. America Needs a Taco Emoji.'
Taco Bell

Taco Bell Pleads: 'America Wants a Taco Emoji. America Needs a Taco Emoji.'

The popular Tex-Mex chain is petitioning for a taco emoji on Change.org.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
For the First Time, an Emoji Has Been Named the Most Popular Word of the Year
News and trends

For the First Time, an Emoji Has Been Named the Most Popular Word of the Year

The heart emoji appears billions of times per day across blogs, Twitter, Facebook and major news outlets, according to a study by the Global Language Monitor, an Austin-based analytics firm.
Geoff Weiss
250 New Emojis Are Coming, Including 'Man In Business Suit Levitating'
Mobile

250 New Emojis Are Coming, Including 'Man In Business Suit Levitating'

The update also calls for 'Fog,' 'Reversed Hand With Middle Finger Extended' and 'Derelict House Building.'
Geoff Weiss
Lazy Customers Can Now Search Yelp Using Emojis
Yelp

Lazy Customers Can Now Search Yelp Using Emojis

Fewer characters? Sure. More convenient? Probably not.
Kate Taylor