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Emoticon Keyboard Covers

The Emoji Keyboard Lets You Type Emails Using Only Icons

— March 12, 2015 — Tech
The Emoji Keyboard lets you type your favorite emoticons right into your computer. That's right, no longer will you have to switch to your iPhone when it comes time to show how hungry or excited you are. The keyboard was created by Disk Cactus, an art and technology studio in Oakland, California. The company built its first Emoji Keyboard because it needed a way to write its name, which is actually spelled with the floppy disk and cactus emojis.

The Emoji Keyboard works on standard MacBooks and MacBook Airs as well as the 11" Air. After laying the keyboard covering down, all you need to do is install software that will then convert your keystrokes into emojis whenever you press "Caps Locks" to activate the keyboard.
Trend Themes
1. Emoji Products - Emoticon keyboard covers are a sign that consumers are increasing demand for emoji-inspired merchandise that stands out and is easy to use.
2. Custom Keyboard Accessories - Keyboard covers with emojis represent opportunities to add personalization and flair to standard keyboards.
3. Tech for Personal Expression - The advent of emoji keyboards highlights the prospect for more ways in technology to cater to our need for self-expression.
Industry Implications
1. Technology - The technology industry can create software and hardware solutions for consumers who crave more ways to use emojis like keyboard stickers and other emoji accessories.
2. Retail - Custom emoji key covers are an opportunity for retailers to offer low-cost personalization accessories for standard tech consumers.
3. Marketing - Marketing professionals who are proficient with emojis have the chance to create new campaigns that cater to younger demographics who appreciate the cute and simplistic imagery.
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