Some Facebook users can now go beyond simply updating their status -- they can put an emoticon on the moment.
Facebook last night rolled out what it's calling "a really small test" across its Web site and mobile app that lets users pick from an array of emoticons -- smiley faces and other little bits of graphic art that have now been around for some 30 years -- to express how they're feeling at any given moment.
TechCrunch was first to report on the feature.
Facebook provided CNET with screenshots of the emoticon feature in action. … Read more