Where would we be without an emoji thumbs-up, an OK-sign or the vital pig nose? Since the release of Apple’s first generation iPhone, the iconic language has suffused everyday communication, so much so that scarcely a message is sent lacking these gestural pictographs. Now it seems we might be seeing a lot more of the cheery little graphemes as it has been suggested that they may improve nutritional transparency by representing food allergens on packaging.
Mobile gaming has never been hotter. Once brief distractions for long commutes, mobile games have long since evolved into powerful experiences, with some even challenging the popularity and performance of their console counterparts.