World Emoji Day | Apple celebrates with new emoji designs

Apple celebrates World Emoji Day

Two rows of new emoji designs, including ones with gray hair, red hair and curly hair.

New emoji characters including redhead and bald options make it even easier to personalize every message.
More than 70 new emoji characters are coming to iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch and Mac later this year in a free software update. The new emoji designs, created based on approved characters in Unicode 11.0, include even more hair options to better represent people with red hair, gray hair and curly hair, a new emoji for bald people, and new smiley faces that bring more expression to Messages with a cold face, party face, pleading face and a face with hearts.

Four emoji clockwise from top left: party face, pleading face, face with hearts and cold face.

A free update to iOS 12 brings more expression to every message with new characters for sports, symbols and more.
Four emoji clockwise from top left: infinity sign, female superhero, nazar amulet and male superhero.

A free update to iOS 12 brings more expression to every message with new characters for sports, symbols and more.
A free update to iOS 12 brings more expression to every message with new characters for sports, symbols and more. A free update to iOS 12 brings more expression to every message with new characters for sports, symbols and more.
Joining the growing list of animals represented on the emoji keyboard are beautifully designed characters for the kangaroo, peacock, parrot and lobster, with the addition of new food emoji for mango, lettuce, cupcake, moon cake and other popular items.

Four animal emoji clockwise from top left: parrot, lobster, peacock and kangaroo.

Beautifully designed animal emoji including the kangaroo and lobster, and new food options are coming later this year.
Four food emoji clockwise from top left: lettuce, mango, cupcake and mooncake.

Beautifully designed animal emoji including the kangaroo and lobster, and new food options are coming later this year.
Beautifully designed animal emoji including the kangaroo and lobster, and new food options are coming later this year. Beautifully designed animal emoji including the kangaroo and lobster, and new food options are coming later this year.

Many additional characters across sports, symbols and more, will launch later this year, including a new superhero emoji, a softball, nazar amulet and infinity symbol.
Thousands of emoji are currently available on iOS, watchOS and macOS, including emotive smiley faces, gender-neutral characters, various clothing options, food types, animals, mythical creatures and more.

 

Source: https://www.apple.com/newsroom/2018/07/apple-celebrates-world-emoji-day/