Emoji 12.0 – over 50 types of emojis with skin tone variations
Calling all iPhone users and emoji lovers! You’d be pleased to know that Unicode Consortium has released a preview of all their new emojis that will be released in March 2019. As the sixth major emoji update since 2014, you can expect a range of emojis that includes people with disabilities and gender inclusive couples.
Pinching Hand Sign with skin tones! Perfect to show that your patience is running thin. /winks/
Left to right: Otter, Flamingo, Orangutan, Sloth. Source: Emojipedia
To support everyone of different interests, there’s a wide variation of people holding hands. Source: Emojipedia
There’s now a Hindu Temple and a white-coloured heart! Source: Emojipedia
These emojis will only be available from March onwards so keep a lookout for them here in order to step up your texting game!