World Emoji Day: Apple teases 70 new characters

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Jul 17 2018 10:15 AM

MANILA -- Apple marked World Emoji Day on Tuesday by teasing new characters that are among 70 to be released later this year.

The new emojis will better represent people with red hair, gray hair and curly hair as well as bald people, Apple said.

Apple said it would also release emojis for a cold face and a face with three hearts. New animal characters include a lobster, a peacock and a kangaroo.

The new emojis will be available on iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch and Mac, Apple said.

Apple's new emojis. Image from Apple.com

Apple's new emojis. Image from Apple.com

Apple's new emojis. Image from Apple.com

Apple's new emojis. Image from Apple.com

Apple's new emojis. Image from Apple.com