Culture

About: emojis

Emojis were invented in Japan by Shigetaka Kurita and first appeared on mobile phones in 1999. The Oxford dictionary named the emoji that has tears of laughter its word of 2015. The emoji is called ‘face with tears of joy’… Read More ›

Mukbang

Have you heard of mukbang? It is a trend where people watch videos of others preparing and eating their meals. The word mukbang comes from muok-da (the Korean word for eating) and bang song (Korean for broadcast). Why do you think this is… Read More ›