After several skin-tone options and professional woman, soon gender-neutral emoji will be added. Since the design of emoji persons look like real people, new dilemmas are created. By adding more details, the symbols become more specific. It limits the possibilities of interpretation and satisfying everyone’s demands becomes impossible. Lilian Stolk started to design her own sticker sets in which she shows her view of the symbolic language.


Most miscommunications in digital talking are caused by the lack of visual information like hand gestures or facial expressions. The app Talking Hands consist of colourful hand gestures that help you avoid awkward moments and hide your impatient behaviour.
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You can download this app for free in Apple’s app store.