Unicode 9.0 Brings Selfie, Shrug, Facepalm, and More New Emojis

Unicode 9.0 Brings Selfie, Shrug, Facepalm, and More New EmojisThe Unicode Consortium has released the Unicode nine.0 wellknown, bringing new characters and emojis. Unicode 9 brings 72 new emojis that include a shrug, facepalm, fingers crossed, drooling, selfie, and even an emoji depicting rolling at the ground guffawing (ROFL).

in the wake of Rio Olympics slated to start in August this year, the new emojis constitute many new sports activities like juggling, water polo, fencing, handball, boxing, or even wrestling. there is also an emoji of someone doing a cartwheel, a purpose internet emoji, and a martial arts uniform emoji. Silver, Gold, and Bronze Medal emojis have also been indexed.

other new emojis include the plenty needed fingers crossed emoji, along the facepalm, rolling on the ground, shrug, handshake, and a name me hand emoji. other thrilling emojis consist of a lying face, a pregnant female, a nauseated face, a sneezing face, a drooling face, a clown face, and a face with cowboy hat emoji. there is also extra illustration of meals, flora, animals, birds, and liquids within the emoji listing. the total listing of latest emojis added in Unicode nine may be considered here.

Unicode 9 brought as many as 7,500 characters, bringing it to a sum general of 128,172 characters. apart from the 72 emojis, these new characters additionally include six new scripts and 19 symbols for the new 4K television trendy. those scripts additionally add assist for lesser regarded languages like Osage, Nepal Bhasa, Fulani, the Bravanese dialect of Swahili, Warsh orthography for Arabic, and Tangut.

Unicode had deliberated to place a rifle in its set of latest emoji wellknown, however then determined against it. stress from organizations like Apple, and Microsoft, and their decision to no longer assist the emoji made Unicorn not include the rifle emoji altogether.