Tag Archives: emoji

Type Emoji Quickly on Ubuntu Desktop with IBus-UniEmoji

smiley emoji thumbnailEmoji support on Linux is sort of lacking — but love ’em or loathe ’em, the Unicode-embedded smileys are everywhere. We’ve shown you before how to see color emoji on Ubuntu using EmojiOne, and highlighted a number of neat tools that let you find and enter emoji on your Linux desktop, be it Unity, GNOME, etc. […]

This post, Type Emoji Quickly on Ubuntu Desktop with IBus-UniEmoji, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Emoji Picker GNOME Extension

emojiYou folks must think that I’m obsessed with Emoji, but you’d be …No, you’d be absolutely right about that. Actually, I don’t overuse the popular pictorial glyphs that dominate daily communication. But I do appreciate being able to find the one I want to use in a timely manner.   The precisely named Emoji Selector for […]

This post, Emoji Picker GNOME Extension, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Fedora 25 Makes It Super Easy to Type Emoji (And I’m Jealous)

smiley emoji thumbnailFedora 25 Workstation makes it incredibly easy to type emoji using just your keyboard. And I’m very jealous. If you’re a regular reader of this blog then you’ll you know how much hassle it can be to see emoji on Linux, much less insert them! And while there’s a nerdy terminal app and an ’emoji picker indicator’, nothing […]

This post, Fedora 25 Makes It Super Easy to Type Emoji (And I’m Jealous), was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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How To Quickly Find Emoji from the Command Line

emojiWant a quick way to search for emoji on Linux? Sure you do, cos these little pictographic blighters have risen to become a common way to express nuanced sentiment or context within conversations.  To help, try the simply named emoj. This is an open-source command-line tool that’s available for both macOS and Linux. Faster, But Nerdier We’ve written plenty of articles about […]

This post, How To Quickly Find Emoji from the Command Line, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Linux Color Emoji Font Adds 72 New Unicode 9.0 Emoji

emojiUnicode 9.0 support has been added to the (awesome) EmojiOne Font. This nifty SVG-in-OT font lets Linux users see and use full color emoji on Linux desktops, including Ubuntu. Version 1.2 of EmojiOne Font fully supports the 72 new pictograms added in Unicode 9.0. Among them you’ll find: Not everyone likes, gets or understands emoji — and that’s fine. But if you do, […]

This post, Linux Color Emoji Font Adds 72 New Unicode 9.0 Emoji, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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