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UScellular Celebrates Digital Expression with World Emoji Day

CHICAGO (July 5, 2023) – July 17 is World Emoji Day, so get ready to add some extra fun and emotion to your online conversations, as UScellular celebrates the occasion with the newest members of the emoji family!

Emoji have revolutionized the way people express themselves and connect in the digital age, allowing users to convey ideas, concepts, and emotions with just a single image. Whether it's a smiley face to brighten someone's day, a thumbs-up to show approval or a heart to express love and affection, emoji have enriched online interactions and become an essential tool for effective communication and connection.

2023 brings 21 exciting additions to the ever-growing emoji library on the latest iOS devices. Emoji enthusiasts will discover a new face that represents a shaking head to express disbelief or disagreement in a lighthearted way. Additionally, there are three new heart emoji in various colors, including a long-awaited plain pink heart. New hand gestures have also been introduced to create the perfect virtual high-five.

Beyond faces and hearts, World Emoji Day also welcomes several new animals, foods and objects into the emoji repertoire including a new Wi-Fi emoji symbol.

Join UScellular and the global emoji community in expressing your emotions and reconnecting with others with these iconic digital symbols on July 17.

About UScellular 
UScellular is the fourth-largest full-service wireless carrier in the United States, providing national network coverage and industry-leading innovations designed to help customers stay connected to the things that matter most. The Chicago-based carrier provides a strong, reliable network supported by the latest technology and offers a wide range of communication services that enhance consumers’ lives, increase the competitiveness of local businesses and improve the efficiency of government operations. Through its After School Access Project, the company has pledged to provide hotspots and service to help up to 50,000 youth connect to reliable internet. Additionally, UScellular has price protected all of its plans, promising not to increase prices through at least the end of 2024. To learn more about UScellular, visit one of its retail stores or www.uscellular.com. To get the latest news, visit newsroom.uscellular.com.