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Why Motormood Cancelled Its Kickstarter Campaign Days Before Reaching Its $130,000 Goal
Crowdfunding

Why Motormood Cancelled Its Kickstarter Campaign Days Before Reaching Its $130,000 Goal

As donations poured in, so did alternative offers, which forced the car gadget startup to completely rethink its launch strategy.
Geoff Weiss
Express Yourself: Twitter Testing Out Emoji Reaction Buttons
Twitter

Express Yourself: Twitter Testing Out Emoji Reaction Buttons

If you aren't happy with the new 'like' buttons, you may get more options soon.
Nina Zipkin
The 2015 Word of the Year Is an Emoji You Use All the Time
Culture

The 2015 Word of the Year Is an Emoji You Use All the Time

The emoji was selected in part because it 'best reflected the ethos mood and preoccupations of 2015,' according to the Oxford Dictionaries.
Nina Zipkin
Airbnb's Latest Win: Weekly News
Weekly News Roundup

Airbnb's Latest Win: Weekly News

Plus: Check out Finland's headbanger emoji.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Forget a 'Dislike' Button. Facebook Is Testing Cute Emoji 'Reactions' Instead.
Facebook

Forget a 'Dislike' Button. Facebook Is Testing Cute Emoji 'Reactions' Instead.

'Like' doesn't always cut it. We need all the feels.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Emojis Are Coming to a Theater Near You
Movies

Emojis Are Coming to a Theater Near You

This will either be a huge thumbs up or a major frowny face.
Carly Okyle
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