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Early last week Apple officially released iOS 16.4, and in doing so introduced 31 new emojis to its devices' emoji keyboards. Yes, the plain ๐Ÿฉท Pink Heart is now finally on iPhones, as is the ๐Ÿซจ Shaking Face, the ๐Ÿชฟ Goose, the ๐Ÿชฏ Khanda, and both a ๐Ÿซธ Rightwards Pushing Hand and ๐Ÿซท Leftwards Pushing Hand. ๐ŸŽ๐Ÿ“ฒ

This means that Apple has now joined Google and Samsung in providing support for late 2022's Emoji 15.0 list of recommendations across their various devices and platforms. ๐Ÿ๐Ÿค–โšซ

Additionally, Facebook recently began providing support for all of the 2022 emoji recommendations. Their designs for all the new additions can all be viewed on Emojipedia. ๐Ÿ†•๐Ÿ“˜

Also in this month's newsletter: researchers at the University of Tokyo delve into how emojis can be used to hide our emotions, the historically romantic nature of the classic โค๏ธ Red Heart is causing concerns about workplace communications, and Twitter's new press strategy involves a whole lot of ๐Ÿ’ฉ Smiling Poop.

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