Create Emoticons Using Your Own Facial Expressions

Create Emoticons Using Your Own Facial Expressions
technology

Mobile app turns photos of you and your friends into characters you can text.

Yi Chen
  • 13 february 2012


A new iPhone app, created by Takuto Onishi from Japan, can turn any portrait into an emoticon. Simply take a photo of yourself or a friend, and the Twikao app will automatically analyze the facial expression and create a special emoticon. It recognizes expressions such as happy, joy, excited, sad, angry, crying and just plain cute.

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