• Yat thinks emoji ‘identities' can be a thing, and it has $20M in sales to back it up

    1 month ago - By Tech Crunch

    I learned about Yat in April, when a friend sent our group chat a link to a story about how the key emoji sold as an “internet identity” for $425,000. “I hate the universe,” she texted.
    Sure, the universe would be better if people with a spare $425,000 spent it on mutual aid or something, but minutes later, we were trying to figure out what this whole Yat thing was all about. And few more minutes later, I spent $5 to buy , an emoji string that I think tells a moving story about my caffeine dependency and sensitive stomach. I didn't think I would be writing about this when I made that...
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