🙂 turns 25
Twenty-five years ago, Carnegie Mellon University professor Scott E. Fahlman says, he was the first to use three keystrokes – a colon followed by a hyphen and a parenthesis – as a horizontal “smiley face” in a computer message.
Digital smiley face turns 25 (2007-Sep-18) [The Age]
International Talk Like A Pirate Day
September 19th is International Talk Like A Pirate Day!
Talk Like A Pirate Day is an original concept created in a moment of temporary insanity by John Baur and Mark Summers.