The page you are looking for is temporarily unavailable.
Please try again later

Tech & Science Brace your phones: 157 new emoji are coming this year

06:20  08 february  2018
06:20  08 february  2018 Source:   usatoday.com

Twitter notifies more users exposed to Russian propaganda

  Twitter notifies more users exposed to Russian propaganda Twitter Inc said on Wednesday it had expanded notifications to about 1.4 million people, who were exposed to content generated by a suspected Russian propaganda service. The company had said earlier this month it would email 677,775 people in the United States who followed, retweeted or liked content from accounts associated with the Internet Research Agency (IRA) during the election.The IRA is a Russian organization that according to lawmakers and researchers, employs hundreds of people to push pro-Kremlin content under phony social media accounts.

The 157 new emoji are part of an updated version of Unicode, which everything from operating systems to websites According to the Consortium, new emoji typically start showing up on phones in August or September. Most Popular. Apple's teases about a smarter Siri were actually from last year .

The 157 new emoji are part of an updated version of Unicode, which everything from operating systems to websites use to display letters and characters. According to the Consortium, new emoji typically start showing up on phones in August or September.

a screenshot of a cell phone: You can tap to replace a word with an emoji© Apple You can tap to replace a word with an emoji

Are you ready for a ton of new emoji? If not, you better hurry to prepare yourself and your phone.

Announced Wednesday by the Unicode Consortium, a group that helps make open standards to allow people to use computers around the world, the new emoji group finalized today will hit phones in the second half of this year.

While that may seem to be too long a wait, hopefully the idea of new hairstyles for men and women (including red-haired, curly-haired, white-haired and bald), various skin tones and multiple genders for a new superhero and supervillain emoji can tide you over.

Céline Dion‬ just hinted at an Australian tour

  Céline Dion‬ just hinted at an Australian tour Time to dust off our candelabras and get our mohair-trimmed robes dry-cleaned - Céline is coming.Frontier Touring started the flurry of excitement when they shared a series of emoji riddles on their Twitter account, hinting towards a very special tour announcement set to be confirmed in the next few days.

Brace Your Phones : 56 New Emojis Are Coming | SMOSH - www.smosh.com. Brace yourself, NEW emojis are coming ! Unicode Consortium reveals 56 new emojis to debut on phones later this year . Check out whole list of new emojis .

Get ready to be even more expressive with your emojis as over 100 new emojis are coming . Buzz60. The 157 new emoji are part of an updated version of Unicode, which Brace yourself, NEW emojis are coming ! Unicode Consortium reveals 56 new emojis to debut on phones later this year .

Some of the new emoji due to arrive in 2018.© Unicode.org Some of the new emoji due to arrive in 2018.

If that doesn't work then perhaps the idea of a bagel, cupcake or teddy bear emoji might. Or new animal emoji like a kangaroo, lobster and llama.  Or maybe a "woozy face" or "partying face" emoji does the trick.

Curious for a peek? The folks over at Emojipedia put together a video to preview on what all the new emoji will look like on the iPhone.

As for why it takes so long, well, that's up to individual manufacturers and software makers like Apple, Google and Microsoft to integrate the now finalized versions of code into their respective software so that it appears properly across various devices, platforms and websites.

All three aforementioned companies are full, voting members in the consortium.

Foldable Samsung phone for 2018 could have a folding display

  Foldable Samsung phone for 2018 could have a folding display Samsung's doubling down on foldable screens. Here's the proof.The company said in its earnings report on Wednesday that it's developing foldable displays, one of the components that could be used in a phone that folds up.

Brace your phones : 157 new emoji are coming this year 1mth. Fortnite Battle Royale Is Coming to iOS and Android With Full Cross Play Support With PS4, PC.

The list comes direct from Unicode, the consortium in charge of issuing new little faces you can send to your friends on your phone , and phone OS makers and social media sites will soon incorporate them into their platforms. Brace your phones : 157 new emoji are coming this year 3mth.

The 157 new emoji are part of an updated version of Unicode, which everything from operating systems to websites use to display letters and characters.

Wednesday's announcement gives those software makers some time to start integrating their own variations on the new emoji before the latest version of Unicode, Unicode 11.0, is released in June.

According to the Consortium, new emoji typically start showing up on phones in August or September. Seeing as Apple and Google both have traditionally released major versions of iOS and Android in the fall it is likely that is when we'll start to see these new emoji on iPhone and Android devices.

Follow Eli Blumenthal on Twitter @eliblumenthal

Google Pixel 2 users report warming phones and shortened battery life .
If you've noticed your Pixel 2 running warm lately or found its battery life to suddenly be shortened, you're not alone.As 9to5Google points out, Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL users are reporting on Reddit and Google's Pixel User Community that their phones are having some issues since they installed Google's February security update. 9to5Google's Ben Schoon reports that his own Pixel 2 XL has been running warm while in standby mode since the update and that its battery life is noticeably reduced.

—   Share news in the SOC. Networks

Topical videos:

This is interesting!