The China-based phone giant just one-upped Apple and Samsung with some seriously impressive new tech.
Twitter announced today on its developer forum that all emojis will count evenly toward the platform's maximum 280 character limit. Before this update, various modifiers such as gender and skin tone caused certain emojis to use up more characters tha…
When you send an emoji to a friend, you want it to convey the same information. For example, if you sent a "rolling eyes" emoji to a buddy using a Samsung phone, they might not pick up what you're laying down. That's because 2017's "rolling eyes" emo…
Welcome back to CTRL+T, TechCrunch’s latest weekly podcast in which Megan Rose Dickey and I pick the stories we thought were interesting enough to talk to you about. This week we wondered if cell phones can adversely affect your health (or kill you), the goggles of Magic Leap and the problem Twitter has with the […]
After a long history of using Apple’s emojis on all platforms including Android and the web, WhatsApp looks to be taking the direction of Facebook and Twitter in using their own custom emoji set within the app. At a glance these could be confused for Apple’s own emojis. It appears that the brief for […]
Highlights include a kangaroo, salt shaker, cupcake and… sad poop.
What does it mean when someone texts you an eggplant and some water drops? The answer may surprise you!
The always reliable Emojipedia (they have one job and they do it well (actually it’s a complex beat)) has posted the final list of emoji that will be included in the Unicode 10.0 release this June. There’s a bunch of great stuff in here if you like fantasy creatures and inclusion. But there are a […]
The new trailer for the next season of “Doctor Who” is full of old-school Cybermen, a mysterious pyramid, a cute robot pal, women ice warriors and maybe even a human Dalek.