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It's a Mac-tastic Day 👍 - Celebrating Creativity, Compliments, and Floppy Disks! 💾 (Emoji-A-Day) ✨

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Hey Moji Maniacs!

Today's Emoji-A-Day post highlights National Macintosh Computer Day and National Compliment Day as they mesh so beautifully in a rainbow of creativity and kindness! 🌈

Remember the groundbreaking Macintosh, released in 1984 and forever changing personal computing? Its user-friendly design ignited a creative spark in countless people, just like National Compliment Day encourages us to spread positivity and appreciate others. 🌻

Here's how you can combine these two amazing days:

Celebrate Mac's legacy - Share your favorite memories or creative projects made on a Mac. Did it help you write your first novel, design a stunning website, or simply connect with loved ones? Share your story! 🔊

Compliment a Mac user - Acknowledge their tech-savvy spirit and appreciation for design. Mention their impressive creations or simply express your admiration for their choice of computing companion. 🍏

Emoji of the Day
To celebrate both occasions, we have two emoji for you!

  • Floppy disk - A nostalgic nod to the early days of computing, reminding us of how far technology has come. 💾
  • Thumbs up - A simple way to express appreciation and positivity, embodying the spirit of National Compliment Day. 👍

Let's make this a day filled with creativity, kindness, and a touch of retro charm! ☘️

Here are some creative ways you can combine the spirit of both days:

  • Compliment someone on their Mac skills. Did your friend create a stunning graphic design on their MacBook? Tell them how impressed you are! 🤩
  • Share your favorite Mac-related memories or compliments using #MacintoshComputerDay and #NationalComplimentDay.
  • Spread positivity online. Share your favorite Macintosh memories or compliment someone on their creative work on social media. 🌞
  • Explore other ways to celebrate. Watching classic Mac commercials or look up other cool Mac features and stories. 📺

Even the smallest act of kindness can make a big difference.
So go ahead and use the power of technology and the power of words to create a more positive and creative world! ✨


  • Astronauts use the "thumbs up" sign for communication in space, transcending language barriers. 👩‍🚀
  • 2.3 million - The number of "thumbs up" emoji used on Twitter daily, a testament to its digital dominance. 👍
  • 250,000 rotations - The number of times a floppy disk would spin per minute while reading or writing data! 🔄
  • 1.44 MB - The maximum storage capacity of a high-density floppy disk, a far cry from today's terabytes! 💾
  • 23 muscles - Used to smile! Giving a compliment triggers these muscles, boosting your own happiness too. 😺
  • 6 milliseconds -The time it takes your brain to register a smile, making compliments instantly impactful. 🧠
  • 512x342 - The pixel resolution of the original Macintosh screen, a far cry from today's retina displays! 🖳
  • 1 GB - The RAM of the top-of-the-line Macintosh in 1984, wouldn't even run Chrome today! 🖥️

    Bonus Byte

    • Oxytocin - The "love hormone" released in the brain when giving or receiving a compliment, boosting happiness and trust. So give compliments and take them! It's great for you! 💗


    ~ A single kind word can warm someone up on a cold day ~

    - Alan Lakein

    ~ The Macintosh was the first mass-market computer with a graphical user interface...It made computing accessible to everyday people. ~

    Steven Levy

    ~ Technology is not just about gadgets, it's about using those gadgets to improve people's lives ~

    - Steve Wozniak

    Moji Challenge Prompt
    ➡️ Get creative and spread positivity using the power of emoji and words.

    1. Choose

    • Macintosh Magic - Create a design, artwork, or story inspired by the Macintosh and its impact on creativity. Use relevant emoji like ⌨️️ to enhance your message.
    • Compliment Kingdom - Spread kindness by giving genuine compliments to friends, family, or even strangers (safely) online. Use emoji like ✨ to add a touch of cheer.

    2. Share

    • Post your creation on social media with the hashtags #MojiChallenge #MacintoshDay #ComplimentDay

    Bonus Challenge - Combine both themes! Create a Macintosh-inspired design or story that incorporates a heartfelt compliment. 📱 #MojiChallenge


    Fuel Your Creativity with the Latest Apple iPad Innovation

    Remember the groundbreaking Macintosh that sparked a creative revolution? The spirit of innovation lives on in the latest iPad, now in its 10th generation! 

    This powerful device packs a punch with the A14 Bionic chip, delivering smooth performance for all your creative endeavors. Immerse yourself in stunning visuals on the brilliant Liquid Retina display, perfect for drawing, painting, or bringing your ideas to life.

    Whether you're a seasoned artist, a budding musician, or simply someone who loves to explore, the iPad opens up a world of possibilities. Take notes, sketch your next masterpiece, or lose yourself in a captivating book – the choice is yours.

    Apple iPad 10th Gen features Apple iPad 10th Gen screen image

    ➡️ Get your modern Apple on Amazon today!


    • Moji Magic 🪄

      Express your inner creator and spread positivity with custom Moji merch! Tired of boring, generic stuff? Want to wear your heart (and emoji) on your sleeve (or tote bag)? Then head to the Moji Customizer and unleash your creative magic! Here's what awaits you:

      • Eco-friendly options - Choose from reusable bags, water bottles, and more, making a statement while staying green.
      • Wear your voice: - Design t-shirts, hoodies, and other apparel that showcase your unique personality and favorite emoji.
      • Endless possibilities - Combine different emojis, colors, and text to create something truly one-of-a-kind. Let your imagination run wild!

      Need a spark? Here are some ideas to get you started:

      • Design a motivational message using emoji
      • Show off your love for a specific cause or movement. ✊
      • Spread kindness with a heartwarming design.

      Don't just imagine it, create it!
      Head over to the Moji Customizer and turn your Moji Magic into reality. ✨

      • Moji Mashup 💾 + 👍 = ? 
        In this Moji Mashup, we paired the Floppy Disk 💾 emoji with the Thumbs Up 👍 emoji - to focus on the power of finding your voice, and getting it out there, whether through speaking or writing! Check out our Facebook or head over to Pinterest to see what deliciousness we cooked up in the Google Emoji Kitchen today! 

      • Floppy Disk on Emojipedia 💾
        Dig into the Floppy Disk description and tech origin details, and unique emoji design versions across different platforms at Emojipedia, the ultimate emoji encyclopedia! 📚📲

      • Playlist - Fuel your spark and spread kindness with The Kind Creative Playlist on Spotify:

        • Happy Together - The Turtles

        • Dream On” by Aerosmith

        • Cool Kids - Echosmith
        • Be Kind” – Zak Abel

        • Pure Imagination - Timothée Chalamet 
        • Rainbow Connection - Kermit

        • Captivated - Beau

        • Somewhere Over The Rainbow” by Judy Garland

        • What a Wonderful World - Lous Armstrong

        • Treat People with Kindness - Harry Styles

      Now it's your turn! Share your favorite memories or creative projects made on a Mac, compliment a fellow Mac user, or participate in our Moji Challenge. Let's flood the world with kindness and creativity together! Head over to Spotify to check out The Kind Creative Playlist, and don't forget to share your suggestions for additions.  👍

      As we wrap up this celebration of creativity and kindness, we can't help but feel inspired by the power of technology and the power of words.  Let's continue to use these tools to build a brighter future, filled with innovation, compassion, and a touch of emoji fun! 🎉

      Don't forget to comment, share, and join us for tomorrow's Emoji-A-Day adventure. Until then, keep believing in the magic of Moji, and in the magic you have to create something extraordinary! Because we believe in the power of you! ✨

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