Apple's New Update Will Include Gender-Neutral Emojis

Mermaids, wizards and dumplings are also coming our way.

By //Entertainment

We’ve already gotten a hint of what Apple’s iOS 11 update will look like, and now the brand is changing the game by adding new emoji.

The update will bring more than 100 new and refined symbols, among them being at least three gender-neutral emoji. We’ve seen that the update will include more diverse icons than we’ve previously seen, such as a woman with a headscarf and a woman breast feeding, and this representation is incredibly important as it sees Apple celebrating many different identities. Now we’re also getting a peek at a mermaid, fairy, wizard and vampire emoji, as well as some dumplings, broccoli and new animals. Needless to say, we’re going to be flipping through them all once the update arrives.

Click through the gallery above to see some of the new icons. The new emojis are expected to be available end of this month, so stay tuned to get the latest update.

Read Full Article
Source
NYLON
AppleEmojiiPhone

You may also like

Apple Unveils New Emojis – Includes Curly Hair, Cupcakes, Mangoes & More
Entertainment

Apple Unveils New Emojis – Includes Curly Hair, Cupcakes, Mangoes & More

Here’s how to see the full rollout of over 70 new icons.
23,133 Hypes
Take a First Look at Apple's New iPhone Model: The XS
Entertainment

Take a First Look at Apple's New iPhone Model: The XS

The global company’s latest device is gold.
50,073 Hypes
Here's Everything You Need to Know About Apple's New iPhone XS and Watch Series 4
Entertainment

Here's Everything You Need to Know About Apple's New iPhone XS and Watch Series 4

The 2018 conference debuts new gear for tech lovers.
9,355 Hypes
Apple's New Accessibility Emojis Are More Inclusive Than Ever
Entertainment

Apple's New Accessibility Emojis Are More Inclusive Than Ever

A positive step forward.
1,128 Hypes

What to Read Next

Nike Drops the LunarCharge Premium in a Plush Suede and Rose Gold
Footwear

Nike Drops the LunarCharge Premium in a Plush Suede and Rose Gold

The futuristic sneaker goes luxe.
635 Hypes

Cozy up in This YEEZY Calabasas Sweatshirt
Fashion

Cozy up in This YEEZY Calabasas Sweatshirt

Over-size all the way.
1,104 Hypes

The adidas Superstar 80s Metal Toe Returns in An "Icey Pink"
Footwear

The adidas Superstar 80s Metal Toe Returns in An "Icey Pink"

A feast for the eyes.
1,171 Hypes


CL, Solange, Irene Kim and More Join Levi's to Celebrate the Anniversary of the Trucker Jacket
Fashion

CL, Solange, Irene Kim and More Join Levi's to Celebrate the Anniversary of the Trucker Jacket

50 icons and influencers help commemorate 50 years of the classic.
985 Hypes

Kiko Mizuhara Strips Down For ‘Weekly Playboy’ Magazine
Entertainment

Kiko Mizuhara Strips Down For ‘Weekly Playboy’ Magazine

For an editorial entitled “Woman and the Sun.”
3,861 Hypes

OMG, Glossier Is Finally Shipping To The UK
Beauty

OMG, Glossier Is Finally Shipping To The UK

Up next: world-wide?
454 Hypes

More ▾