Posts Tagged 'Technology'

Emoticons at IHeartPgh

Lindsay at IHeartPgh (and this site) posted about the birth of the emoticon in Pittsburgh.  🙂

Pittsburgh has long been ahead of the rest of the US in technology.  With Carneige Mellon and other universities – Pittsburgh is one of the hotbeds of technology development.  The emoticon story is a great, fun example of a popular technology that was born right here in Pittsburgh.

See her entire post, where she re-posted this story about the emoticon’s birthday from WTAE.