Expressive emoji
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Expressive emoji

Just about everyone uses emoji when sending texts or posting on social media. Emoji express all kinds of sentiments—from love to anger, from head smacking to congratulations—there’s an emoji to display just about every emotion. A recent article in Medium highlights the Microsoft Emoji project and the designers who created them. Two of Allovus’ fabulous … Continue reading

emojify
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emojify

Our company knows icons—we make thousands of them for our clients every year. So, when we saw Emojify, an app by a Singaporean-based company called VoidWorks, we got a little excited. (Check out our Emoji icon work for Windows.) Use your smartphone to take some cool photos, then Emojify it with the app. (Only 99 … Continue reading

emoji icons: a pixel story
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emoji icons: a pixel story

Allovus sweats the small stuff, especially pixels. Our Icon Team recently created an unique set of 750+ icons for Windows Phone, OS, Window Live, and Mobile called “Emoji,” named for the Japanese term for the picture characters of emoticons used in Japanese electronic messages. We collaborated with the Windows product group to deliver the complexity … Continue reading