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Heart emojis: Here’s what each colour stands for(WhatsApp screenshot)

Heart emojis: Here’s which relationship each colour stands for

By Zarafshan Shiraz | Hindustan Times, Delhi
UPDATED ON SEP 06, 2020 01:36 PM IST
Have you been sending heart emojis in your texts and chats casually? Well, you’ll be surprised to know their real meaning and significance of each coloured-heart
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New generation makes way for new meanings.(Unsplash)
New generation makes way for new meanings.(Unsplash)

Keeping up with Gen Z: Modern day guide to emojis used by the new high-tech generation

By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Jahnavi Gupta | Hindustan Times, Delhi
UPDATED ON JUL 26, 2020 07:31 AM IST
In the case of internet slang and emoji usage; the trends and meanings change as fast as our mood during the lockdown.
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Celebrating the new medium of communication!(Pixabay)
Celebrating the new medium of communication!(Pixabay)

World Emoji Day 2020: Have our words evolved into emojis as a form of expression?

By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Jahnavi Gupta | Hindustan Times, Delhi
UPDATED ON JUL 17, 2020 08:46 AM IST
Emojis serve as the perfect addition to our day to day texting by adding a visual element to it.
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Have you guessed what the tweet is trying to say?(Twitter/@MumbaiPolice)
Have you guessed what the tweet is trying to say?(Twitter/@MumbaiPolice)

Can you decode this message written in emojis from Mumbai Police?

By Amrita Kohli | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON JUL 06, 2020 01:14 PM IST
Mumbai Police used the hashtag #EmojisForMumbai in their tweet.
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The original emoji set — 176 symbols created by Japanese artist Shigetaka Kurita for Docomo in 1999 — that was the basis of today’s emojis.
The original emoji set — 176 symbols created by Japanese artist Shigetaka Kurita for Docomo in 1999 — that was the basis of today’s emojis.

Origin tale: Where do emojis come from?

By Jayati Bhola | Hindustan Times
PUBLISHED ON SEP 22, 2018 05:27 PM IST
The Unicode Consortium — a not-for-profit network based in the US — is in charge of the little pictorial dictionary. New ones are rolled out each June. And anyone can propose a new icon.
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I can just see millions of emoticons deriding us humans on the virtual planet Emojica, using all manner of cruel faces(Photo Illustration Parth Garg)
I can just see millions of emoticons deriding us humans on the virtual planet Emojica, using all manner of cruel faces(Photo Illustration Parth Garg)

Humour: Meet the eye-rolling emoji!

By Rehana Munir | Hindustan Times
PUBLISHED ON AUG 11, 2018 10:31 PM IST
How certain turns of phrase can turn the stomach as well
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