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We Now Respond to Emoticons As If They Were Faces :-(

Dr. Owen Churches of Flinders University in Australia has learned that we are now reacting to emoticons in the same way that we would to a human face. In a study published in the Social Neuroscience Journal, it was found that when presented with images of humans, random strings of characters, and emoticons,… » 2/15/14 11:58am 2/15/14 11:58am