Apple's new emojis were just announced

Apple's new emojis were just announced

To help celebrate World Emoji Day, Apple's showing off some of the new emoji that will launch alongside iOS 11. They represent things such as faces, weather, vehicles and buildings, food and drink, animals and plants, or icons that represent emotions, feelings, or activities.

Not everyone was happy with the announcement however as many ginger-haired people continue to call for the introduction of an emoji for them. This year the most used emoji on Twitter was the face with tears of joy with over 6.6 billion uses.

Following an earlier preview and list of new emoji by the Unicode Consortium, Apple has shared some of the emoji coming to Apple devices later this year.

At least 8 killed in blast at mosque in northeastern Nigeria
The bomb later exploded killing Gambo Bukar, while his friend, Umar Bukar sustained injuries and was hospitalized. Boko Haram has stepped up attacks since May when 82 Chibok schoolgirls were swapped with Boko Haram commanders.

In addition, to mark World Emoji Day, Apple has changed a number of titles of its films in iMovies to emoji-only titles.

Apple just announced it will release a new set of emojis later in 2017, but did not disclose when, exactly, we'll be getting simple image-based ways to say "mind blown" or "I'm breastfeeding right now". The Exploding Head smiley is an instant favorite.

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