Emoji in 2021

Don’t let the first sentence in this piece from What Would Jennifer Do throw you off – keep reading to get to the bits about Emoji 13.1 and emoji ZWJ sequences.

The most notable aspect of Emoji 13.1 isn’t that new emoji exist — it’s that it leaves no one behind. This is the understated beauty of an effective ZWJ. Every single one of 2021’s emoji is a combination of existing ones so no matter how old your phone is you won’t see tofu with this new release.

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