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May 10, 2019
Google introduces 53 gender neutral emojis to Android user's catalogueThe new set of emojis will be rolled out to all Android Q devices later this year.
Mar 09, 2019
Unicode Consortium approve skin-tone emojis option for couples of colourEmoji of single people of color and same-sex couples were added in the last several years.
Aug 10, 2018
Emojis for 2019 will have 55 characters with different gender, skins coloursThe list of draft candidates will be reviewed and finalised in the next meeting in September.
Aug 10, 2018
Unicode Consortium shortlists 179 new emoji candidates for 2019The shortlisted emoji includes representation of a person with hearing impariment as well.
Aug 02, 2018
Bikini emoji doesn’t represent all, women propose one-piece swimsuit emoji insteadTwo women have stood up against the bikini being the only bathing suit in the emoji lexicon.
Jun 22, 2017
Unicode 10 officially releases adding 8,518 new charactersThe Unicode 10 has officially been announced on 20 June 2017, and the release slated that a total of 8,518 characters have been added to the directory.
Nov 14, 2016
New emojis such as a hijab-wearing woman, yoga practitioners and more coming on smartphones next yearThe consortium that approves emojis has signed off new ones, including a woman wearing a hijab, woman breastfeeding a baby and a person doing yoga.
Aug 18, 2016
Gendered emoji alienates transgenders, genderqueer and stereotypes men and womenAdding coloured and gendered emoji introduces racial and gender differences in a character set that had neither.
Feb 25, 2015
Apple goes for racial diversity; to release non-white faces emoji in next iOS updateSmiley emoji, sad emoji, hearts emoji, and now, for the first time, racially diverse emoji.
Jun 17, 2014
250 new emojis coming soon: Flip off your friends with a virtual middle fingerArray