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NY Hospitals Are Using Emoji to Educate Teens About Sexual Health
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NY Hospitals Are Using Emoji to Educate Teens About Sexual Health

New York City Health & Hospitals is launching a campaign featuring emoji to better direct young people to sexual health resources.
Rose Leadem
How Big Brands Did World Emoji Day
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How Big Brands Did World Emoji Day

We give a thumbs up to these tweets from the global holiday.
Grace Reader
Google Proposal for 'Professional Women' Emoji Accepted
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Google Proposal for 'Professional Women' Emoji Accepted

Emoji should be open to all genders, nationalities and races, right?
For World Emoji Day: How Emojis Help You Connect with Consumers (Infographic)
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For World Emoji Day: How Emojis Help You Connect with Consumers (Infographic)

According to a recent study, 92 percent of the online population uses emojis.
Rose Leadem
Why the Rich and Famous are on Fire for Emojis, and Why Brands Should Care
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Why the Rich and Famous are on Fire for Emojis, and Why Brands Should Care

It's all about the cash and cachet. Stephen Curry, Justin Bieber and Blac Chyna are the latest stars to keep up with the Kardashians in the keyboard invasion game.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Facebook Wants Emojis to Be Your Face, Patent Filing Shows
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Facebook Wants Emojis to Be Your Face, Patent Filing Shows

'The image corresponding to the emoticon may be an image of the user with an expression similar to the expression conveyed by the detected emoticon,' the patent said.
Arjun Kharpal
Google Wants to Create Career-Woman Emojis
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Google Wants to Create Career-Woman Emojis

The existing options -- 'princess' and 'bride' -- aren't nearly enough.
Nina Zipkin
Snapchat Buys Bitmoji Maker Bitstrips
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Snapchat Buys Bitmoji Maker Bitstrips

Bitstrips was originally founded in 2007 to help users build personalized digital comics, but in 2014 refocused on customized and shareable cartoon avatars.
Paul McCartney's Latest Project: 'Emoji Sound Effects'
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Paul McCartney's Latest Project: 'Emoji Sound Effects'

The former Beatle teamed up with Skype for some Valentine's Day fun.
Laura Entis
Facebook's 5 New Emoji 'Reactions' Are Coming Soon.
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Facebook's 5 New Emoji 'Reactions' Are Coming Soon.

A fresh new set of feels, for when 'like' isn't enough. 'Yay' not included.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Why Motormood Cancelled Its Kickstarter Campaign Days Before Reaching Its $130,000 Goal
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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
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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
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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
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Airbnb's Latest Win: Weekly News

Plus: Check out Finland's headbanger emoji.
Tanya Benedicto Klich