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This week Apple launched its beta update iOS8.3, featuring a redesigned emoji keyboard with ethnically diverse skin tones for your smileys based on the Fitzpatrick scale – a dermatology standard adopted by the Unicode Consortium.

Other changes include same-sex and childless couple icons, plus an extra 300 non-human characters.


14 thoughts on “Ethnomojis

  1. Selfie Sensation

    Excellent! the opportunities for accidentally causing race based offence have been multiplied greatly. Hurrah!

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