Tag Archives: Emojis

iOS 10.2 Released, Brings India-Specific SOS Button, 100 New Emojis, and More

Apple has released iOS 10.2 for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch users. The update for the first time brings an India-specific feature – the SOS or panic button – following the government’s new mandate. Additionally, iOS 10.2 brings a host of other improvements including 100 new emojis, new effects in iMessage, new TV app, and improved camera features. After upgrading ... Read More »

We Might Soon Have Emojis for Zombie, Hijab, Breast-Feeding, and More

Apple recently introduced complete support for Unicode 9.0 in the developer beta of iOS 10.2. The new additions to the platform included emojis for facepalm, drooling face, shrug, among others. Now, we have got the glimpse of some emojis that might make their way to the mobile platforms by both Apple and Google next year as Unicode has just released ... Read More »

iOS 10.2 Beta Gets Support for Unicode 9.0 Emojis Including Shrug, Face Palm

Apple has introduced complete support for Unicode 9.0 in the developer beta of iOS 10.2, which was released earlier this week. The company has also redesigned several older emojis. New additions include face palm, shrug, fingers crossed, drooling face, nauseated face; new gendered professions, as well as new animal, food, drinks emojis like bacon and whiskey glass. Emojipedia reports the ... Read More »

Apple Unveils 100 New ‘Gender Diverse’ Emojis to Come With iOS 10

The latest version of Apple’s mobile and tablet operating system – iOS 10 – is arriving this fall alongside the new iPhone 7, and it’s bringing along many new features and improvements. Apart from the iMessage overhaul and third-party Siri integration, the company has now announced that more than 100 new emojis are also coming with the software update. These ... Read More »

Google Proposes thirteen New Emojis dedicated to professional women

Furthering the purpose of lowering gender inequality in phrases of representation inside the realm of emojis, 4 employees from Google have submitted a suggestion to the Unicode Consortium to add thirteen emoji that higher represent expert women. The Unicode Consortium is the body answerable for the advent of recent emojis, and the Google group is pushing for the alternate to ... Read More »

WhatsApp for Android Update Finally Rolling Out With New Emojis

WhatsApp users on Android have finally started receiving an update that adds much-awaited new emojis to the app. WhatsApp for Android version 2.12.441 is gradually being made available to download via Google Play, adding a number of emojis with new facial expressions as well as new characters. We can expect the update with new emojis to rollout soon in India. ... Read More »