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    (Original post by Fox Corner)
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    Are they smileys because they move? Or is emoji only applicable when you refer to the specific emoji range?
    Emoji are available in Unicode - they're basic symbols that are displayed differently depending on what phone/browser/messaging service you're using. As opposed to the TSR smileys, which are just image files, and look the same on any device. :yes:

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    It's my birthday so.......

    :awesome:? Or maybe... :woo:... maybe :party:? :beard: Decisions, decisions...


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    (Original post by Fox Corner)
    This morning I was pretty :coffee:

    But now I'm feeling more :juggle: cos I got loads of stuff to do

    Also :eating: because I want it to be lunchtime!

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    This is a silly thread but I never get tired of scrolling through that smiley list

    You said the magic time!
    Got an 18-pack of diet coke, two four pax of doughnuts and chocolate bars in me bag!
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    sum gud limerik akshun

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    (Original post by Willy Pete)
    Emoji - a small digital image or icon used to express an idea or emotion in electronic communication.

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    Wikipedia says they're different. :eviltongue:
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    (Original post by AngryJellyfish)
    The above are all 'Smileys', it says so when you hover over the symbol. And you select them from the 'Smilie list'. :noway: Emoticons are also an acceptable term. :pierre:

    My day in one emoji: 🆒
    (Original post by Willy Pete)
    Emoji - a small digital image or icon used to express an idea or emotion in electronic communication.

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    Ummm... first line... "Emoji are ideograms and smileys used in electronic messages and Web pages."

    I rest my case :judge:

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    (Original post by Willy Pete)
    Ummm... first line... "Emoji are ideograms and smileys used in electronic messages and Web pages."

    I rest my case :judge:
    Second line: "Emoji are used much like emoticons". Some emoji are smileys, but not all smileys are emoji. :fuhrer:
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    (Original post by AngryJellyfish)
    Second line: "Emoji are used much like emoticons". Some emoji are emoticons, but not all emoticons are emoji. :fuhrer:
    Emoticon - a representation of a facial expression such as a smile or frown, formed by various combinations of keyboard characters and used in electronic communications to convey the writer's feelings or intended tone. :-)
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    (Original post by Willy Pete)
    Emoticon - a representation of a facial expression such as a smile or frown, formed by various combinations of keyboard characters and used in electronic communications to convey the writer's feelings or intended tone. :-)
    Okay, it seems I've been incorrect in using Emoticon and Smiley interchangeably all these years. You win that one. :grumble:

    Doesn't change the fact that emoji are unicode-based, while TSR itself calls smileys smileys. :hmmm:
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    (Original post by AngryJellyfish)
    Okay, it seems I've been incorrect in using Emoticon and Smiley interchangeably all these years. You win that one. :grumble:

    Doesn't change the fact that emoji are unicode-based, while TSR itself calls smileys smileys. :hmmm:
    Sorry to burst your :bubbles: again.

    According the to the wiki page it is in fact emoticons that are Unicode.
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    :noway: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emoji#Unicode_blocks "All of the 80 codepoints in the Emoticons block are considered emoji"
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    Me avoiding doing my lab report :flute:

    This has now been updated to :shot: as the deadline was 3 hours ago and I still haven't done it
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    (Original post by AngryJellyfish)
    :noway: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emoji#Unicode_blocks "All of the 80 codepoints in the Emoticons block are considered emoji"
    So we have come to conclusion that all Unicode emoticons are emoji but not all Unicode emoji are emoticons. The more you know...

    Learning together is fun. :hugs:
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