The telephone receiver emoji is of the handset portion of landline telephones; the part you speak into and hear out of. This emoji is a great way to tell someone to call you, or when you’re aghast at something and you’re like, “hold the phone!”
Keywords: phone, receiver, telephone
Introduced: October, 2010 in Unicode version 6.0.0 (Emoji version 0.6)
Mobile computers, also known as laptops are a prime tool for many people to get work done, browse the internet, or play computer games. Use the laptop emoji when talking about technology, wifi, computers, or your laptop.
Looking to install software, download a game, or other files onto your computer? You may use a computer disk. Use the computer disk emoji when talking about technology, old school computers, gaming, and antiquated media formats.
If you are getting work done in your home or office, you may be working on a desktop computer. These machines are more permanent than laptops and have a lot more storage. Connect to the internet, turn on the screen, grab a mouse and get to work.
This name badge emoji may be mistaken for the flame emoji at first glance but is actually a symbol for a name tag. Use it when you’re asking for a reminder of someone’s name, rather than admitting you don’t remember.