Emojis News

Unicode Consortium approves skin-tone options for couples of color

Here, in 2019, interracial couples have a small victory to celebrate: The approval of 71 new variations of emoji for couples of color.


As communication reverts from text to image, the urge to depict emotions accurately brings diversity to emojis.


Apple adds 70 new emojis to iOS 12.1, will soon come to watchOS and macOS

Apple has introduced over 70 new emojis that include people with red hair, grey hair, curly hair, and no hair, and more.

Emojis for 2018: 55 couple emojis are coming, will be more inclusive of gender and race

As per Emoji 12.0, slated for Q1 2019 with Unicode 12.0, the 55 emoji couples will not appear in the emoji options, but will be enabled when a user applies two single-person emojis together.

Unicode Emoji 11.0 update adds 157 new emojis including woozy face, supervillains, peacock, and more

Unicode Consortium has released the list of emojis for the year 2018, which includes 157 additions. The emojis will be a part of the Emoji 11.0 update.

Google CEO Pichai joins internet debate about cheese in the burger emoji

The debate started when Thomas Baekdal, Founder of Baekdal Media, sought a Twitter discussion on how the placement of cheese in the "burger emoji" differed on Google and Apple.


New emojis to include hijab-wearing woman, breastfeeding and yoga

Unicode consortium that approves emojis has signed off new ones, including a woman wearing a hijab.