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Vote: what platform has the best and worst emoji?

A visualization of how differently one emoji is interpreted. / © GroupLens From Apple’s attempts at realism – seemingly a lazy hangover from its more skeuomorphic days – to Google’s hilariously oddball creations, the emoji we use vary widely in appearance, and thus interpretation, across different platforms. Google’s are almost certain to be taken more humorously, while […]

Samsung Galaxy J6 release date, price and specs: Samsung’s latest budget-friendly phone comes with flagship features

Samsung’s line of budget J-phones has been extremely popular in the past, providing people with the stylish body of a Galaxy phone without the costly price, and there’s now a new kid on the block.  The newly-announced Samsung Galaxy J6 comes with the AR Emoji feature seen on the Galaxy S9 – the first time the feature […]

Microsoft: Shots fired in Emoji War

Microsoft has replaced their water pistol emoji with a handgun and now all hell’s broken loose As part of the Windows 10 Anniversary Update, Microsoft has unveiled Project Emoji, a total redesign of the glyphs. But what’s made the changes controversial is the company’s decision to swap a toy gun with a real one. In […]

A closer look at Android N's new emoji

Google announced this week that it’s making a bunch of changes to the emoji in Android: namely, it’s finally introducing emoji that look like people, and it’s largely doing away with its freaky blobs. The blobs are still here, but they’re better But there’s a bit more to it than replacing blobs with human faces. The […]

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