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It's World Emoji Day, So Let's See What Australia's Most Popular Emoji Is

Yes, it’s unlikely we’ll remember this as being a thing in 20 years, when facial expressions are fired directly into your ears using wax-powered mind beams, but for now, every July 17 we celebrate World Emoji Day. Hooray.

Now Advertisers Are Watching Your Emoji

Once, emoji was just emoji. Now it’s another way for businesses to look into our souls — er, feeds — and see if we might like to buy something. Twitter is rolling out a new feature that lets advertisers target people who have tweeted a specific emoji.

Facebook Will Finally Roll Out Some Diverse Emojis For Messenger 

Facebook announced a big update to its Messenger app today, and it’s going to bring a whole lot of diversity to its emojis.

The Force Awakens Told By Emojis Is Both Adorable And Awesome

Video: Tomorrow is May 4, which has more or less become an official Star Wars holiday. And what better way to kick it off than this cute and clever video? It’s Star Wars: The Force Awakens retold by emojis. We know, that sounds terrible, but trust us. It’s pretty great.

Recreating Food Emojis In Real Life Is A Lot Of Fun

Video: Here are picture perfect recreations of the food emojis we all love to drop in our text messages. You know the ones: the pizza slice, the taco, the foamy beer, the doughnut. Bon Appetit used a food stylist to recreate these popular emojis, and it’s crazy how exacting their methods can be. To get the right look for the food, they don’t actually use food stuff.

Giant Emojis Are Delivering Donuts To Samsung Phone Users With Uber Today

Yes, really — here’s how to have this happen where you are. If you have Uber installed and a Samsung smartphone handy, then you might be able to score yourself a freebie — potentially including a meringue emoji poo.

Why Did Facebook Kill The 'Yay' Button?

We have no way of knowing why Facebook rejected the “Yay” button. But it’s kind of funny because “Yay” is slang for cocaine! Realistically, however, the world probably won’t be getting a “Yay” button because joy is confusing.

This Year's Holiday Cookie Recipe: Smiling Poop Emojis

For better or worse, the poop emoji is sure to go down as a symbol of 2015, nay, of this entire decade. The happy swirl-o-s**t has already inspired fashion designers and artists, so it was only a matter of time before somebody figured out how to make it into a delectable confectionary treat, too.

Experts Try To Figure Out Apple's Insane New Emojis

Video: If you’ve seen the new additions Apple has made to its vast emoji repertoire, you may be a bit perturbed. Floating business man? Ominous hole? Boob-grab smiley face? These are just some of the strange new emojis we had our experts weigh in on.

And Your 2015 Word Of The Year Is...the Face With Tears Of Joy Emoji?

Oxford Dictionaries has declared 2015 the year of the “Face With Tears of Joy” emoji. It beat out competition like Dark Web, on fleek, lumbersexual, and the pronoun “they.”

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