Facebook Tests New Emoji Alternatives for Its `Like' Button

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  • Choices like `angry,' `sad' are meant to fill unmet need
  • Pilot begins in Spain and Ireland but may roll out broadly

A 'like' logo from the Facebook Inc.

Photographer: Duncan Chard/Bloomberg

Facebook Inc. started publicly testing new options besides its iconic “like” button, letting its members use emoji to express themselves with a couple of keystrokes.

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