Tag: emojis

Climojis

Climojies: Snowflakes Demanding New ‘Climate Change Emojis’ to Text about Global Warming

The young folks of Generation Z apparently want to talk about climate change. A lot. But one website is wondering how a right thinking, modern, mobile-using Generation Z’er can properly talk about climate change without a new set of emojis to facilitate the discussion. And so, the site is demanding the implementation of tiny new icons to cure that first world problem.

Museum of Modern Art

Museum of Modern Art Adds Emojis to Collection

The world’s first set of emojis have been added to the Museum of Modern Art, opening the museum’s emoji exhibition that will include new installations in December.

ILLUSTRATION - Eine Frau tippt am 24.08.2015 in München (Bayern) auf das Display eines Smartphones, auf dem zahlreiche Emojis in der Nachrichten-App "Whatsapp" zu sehen sind. Photo by: Matthias Balk/picture-alliance/dpa/AP Images

Chinese Communists Are Frowny-Faced over Unregulated Emojis

The latest report on the censorious appetites of the Internet’s new masters comes from the UK Telegraph, which reports China’s media (which means China’s Communist rulers) are now cracking down on emojis.

AP Photo/Oded Balilty

Saudi Teenager Demands Apple Introduce Hijab Emojis

A 15-year-old Saudi girl living in Germany has written to the The Unicode Consortium, the company which designs Apple’s emojis, demanding that the company introduce an emoji of a woman wearing an Islamic headscarf.

AFP PHOTO / Karen BLEIER

12-Year-Old Girl Faces Charges for School ‘Threat’ Using Emojis

A 12-year-old girl from Fairfax, Vancouver has been charged with making threats towards her school after posting a series of emoji’s along with the words, “Killing. ‘Meet me in the library Tuesday,’” to her Instagram account in December.