As Facebook gets serious about stickers, creator says so long
A Facebook sticker exchange with original product designer Sophie Xie.
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Just a little more than a year after joining Facebook, Sophie Xie, the product and art designer behind Facebook’s expanding sticker initiative, has left the company, CNET has confirmed.
Xie started the Facebook hackathon project that turned into Facebook stickers, the character-driven emoticons that people can send in private messages on mobile and now Web. The silly digital adhesives, initially released in April, are a very serious initiative for Facebook as it tries to make its…
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