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The undercurrents of the future. A publication from Medium about technology and people.

Emoji

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Here’s how the most popular new addition to the Unicode was conceived. Its origin has nothing to do with fisting.

Illustration: Tessa Modi


A more diverse approving body and a more transparent and inclusive approval process could lead to emojis that better reflect society as it is

Illustration: Eva Cremers


They place restrictions and limits on an identity that’s all about freedom

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The New New

Each year brings new additions outdated tech can barely support

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The company’s good intentions aren’t enough to stop abuse

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