THE HISTORY OF THE EMOJI

by: Catalog

Who knew that Emojis are now the fastest growing language in the world? It's estimated that over 3 billion people use it in their day-to-day communication, thanks to texts, instant messaging and social media.

What's even more interesting is how Emojis are now positioned in popular culture. Did you know that the Museum of Modern Art in New York recently purchased the original 176 character set from the '90s to be a part of its permanent collection?


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