Japanese for emoticon - a picture character similar to smiley which is commonly used in text messaging and chat. Emoji support has been added to version 6.1 of Unicode and allows for glyphs such as πŸ˜„, 🐱, 🎈, 🏠 and πŸ“Ά. Some typography engines will even render these as color graphics.

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How to turn off emojis entirely on iOS?

A lot of emojis replace characters that I already use, usually imported from a symbol keyboard; but it doesn't mesh well with monospaced, small, or formatted text; for example, I like to flavor my ...
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How do I clear recent emoji in iOS 8.3?

Before 8.3, I was able to clear recently used emoji by clicking on Settings->Reset->Reset Keyboard Dictionary. Now, that does not work. My recent emoji screen is littered with accidentally typed ...
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How to disable emoji I see sometimes while browsing?

Some time ago I saw emoji in my Google Plus and thought, that it is another crappy update, but seems like is it Mac OS who place them instead of text. How to turn them off? Mac OS X 10.9.4 Or is ...
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Creating own “Apple-style color font” without using paid software

Is it possible to create my own "Apple-style color font", that embeds images in something called sbix table, without using paid software? I learned that I don't have to convert png images into svg to ...
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How can I use Blackberry emojis on my non-jailbroken iOS device?

Ever since moving from my Blackberry to an iPhone a few years ago, I've been sorely missing the Blackberry emoji set. It was pretty brilliant, and contained some KEY emoji which Apple seems to deem ...
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Emojis color back to default

How do I get the emoji to go back to default color. I tap and hold as everyone says to do but doesn't let me change.
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Frequently VS Recently Used Emoji's?

My iPhone used to show me my frequently used Emojis, which was super helpful. I guess after one of the updates though, my phone started showing me my recently used Emojis instead. It can be helpful ...
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Cannot receive emojis from andriod phones

When receiving texts from android users, if an emoji is sent I only receive an empty text bubble. I've never had this problem before. Please advise. Device: iphone 5c ios: 8.0.2
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How can I make a color icon a character in the private area of unicode?

How can I make my own emoji-like color icon and assign it to the private area of unicode? I recently learned that there's a tool for this purpose for Windows that's called Private Character Editor but ...
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Is there a way to prevent Mac emoji from changing line spacing?

When I use emoji in Mac OSX typable spaces - for example TextEdit - the emoji will adjust the line spacing so it will fit. And it makes the document look really messy because the one line that the ...
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how do emoji get into recents?

Could someone please explain the exact process of how emoji get into the recents. Must they be ones I have sent/texted/emailed, etc... or ones sent/texted, etc.. to me? And in what order do they show ...
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Customize Siri speaking Emoji

I'm wondering if there is a way to customize Siri speaking Emojis. For example, if I enter 😎, can I customize Siri to say "Smiling Karen with sunglasses" instead of "Smiling face with sunglasses"? ...