The first emoticon πŸ™‚ was invented nearly 40 years ago by Scott Fahlman. Professor Fahlman was a computer scientist and professor emeritus at Carnegie Mellon University.

He inserted πŸ™‚ in on-line communications to denote jokes or sarcasm. It soon became a popular way to smile electronically. Now, there are roughly 3,400 emoticons covering a wide range of emotions

 

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