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The Importance of Understanding Emoji : An Investigative Study

@inproceedings{Hakami2017TheIO,
  title={The Importance of Understanding Emoji : An Investigative Study},
  author={Shatha Ali A. Hakami},
  year={2017}
}
With the explosion of social media usage, emoji have become a trending topic in digital communication technological researches. People have started using emoji as a new language in social media to colour and humanise their text messages. Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) experts must dedicate their effort to understanding emoji and their related issues, specifically from a design perspective. Therefore, to understand how emoji work and how they affect people’s daily lives, a review has been… 

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