Apple Is Releasing 70 New Emoji Including One for Redheads

Apple Is Releasing 70 New Emoji Including One for Redheads

Apple Is Releasing 70 New Emoji Including One for Redheads

As per statistics revealed by Facebook, users on the social networking platform frequented the 3 heart emoji twice as much as this year compared to last year.

And gingers: You'll officially be able to express yourself in emoji form when Apple rolls out its iOS 12 software update, most likely sometime this fall.

CRIKEY, this is good news - especially on World Emoji Day.

Animal emoji including the kangaroo and lobster, and new food options are coming later this year. One is that we didn't make that up; World Emoji Day is really a thing.

The unveiling marked an early start to Tuesday's World Emoji Day, a four-year-old holiday that celebrates the popular, wee cartoons.

Here are the 70 new emoji coming to iOS
World Emoji Day: Apple teases 70 new characters

At the time, Emma Kelly, who helped raise a petition for the change, said the introduction of ginger emojis to messaging apps was great news.

Healthy eaters will be delighted to learn that a mango and lettuce also made the cut - along with a cupcake for balance. "We're looking for what is the most iconic, the most usable the most timeless representation of that emoji that we're designing". These include ones such as Smiling Face with Smiling Eyes and Three Hearts, Partying Face, Pleading Face and Cold Face.

Back in March, Apple said it wanted to bring in emojis that better represent people with disabilities.

Other emoji that have been added include a sports emoji for softball, a superhero emoji, and emoji for symbols such as the nazar amulet and the infinity symbol.

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