10 September, 2014

Former Twitter Chief Scientist Launches Steven, An Emoji-Based Social App

To use the app, you simply download it, launch it and let it run. Steven tracks where you are and suggests and records an emoji. If you’re shopping, maybe you’ll get a credit card emoji. At a coffee shop? A coffee cup is recorded. At work? A little

The app will learn where you work and what’s home over time, and when it’s not sure of a location it gently asks via a push notification.

Though you don’t have to actively check-in, you can launch Steven and add a photo, plus browse through friends’ photos and emoji and respond by pushing back an emoji and, optionally, a brief comment.
computer may appear. At home? An emoji house. Etc.

If you want to play with Steven too, the app is a free download on iTunes.