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HAVE YOU EVER wondered where some of today’s most commonly used icons and glyphs came from? Well, you’re not alone. Joseph Foley recently wrote an article explaining the origins of eight of these iconic symbols.
To see the stories behind the ampersand (&), the at sign (@), the dollar sign ($), and the hashtag (#), as well as four other commonly used symbols, read Joseph’s article: “Discover the unknown stories behind everyday icons.”