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EMOJI HEAP

The coronavirus epidemic is changing emoji usage on Venmo

  • Daniel Wolfe
By Daniel Wolfe

Things reporter

Emoji categorized by food, drink, and activity saw the most noticeable declines in usage. The 🍩 had a sharp increase because of a promotion run by Dunkin’, the donut and coffee shop. Many recent transactions included ☕️ with messages of support for medical workers.

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