Also on our show, revisiting the Razer Phone 2, cost promises for the Sprint/T-Mobile merger, terabyte phone debates, new emoji and more!
The Unicode Consortium just made the 59 new emojis for this year official, with 171 variants for gender and skin tone, for a total of 230 emoji.
Apple won't have all of the possible new emoji available by the time iOS 12 and macOS Mojave launch this fall. There's good reason, though.
Samsung and Disney's AR Emoji collaboration is taken to the next level today with the addition of six new "Incredibles 2" characters to the Galaxy S9 ahead of the new movie's launch.
Twitter is using one of Android's newer support libraries to bring its own emoji to life on its app for all major Android versions.
We've been looking at this issue for a few days, but apparently it has exploded in commonality as more publicity gets piled onto it.
Following Apple's example from a couple of years back, Samsung, Twitter, Google, Facebook and Microsoft have recently or will soon replace the pistol emoji with a squirt gun.
A whole bunch of emoji are ready to go, but you can't use them yet. Instead, your phone's maker will have to code it into a software update...
The cheese goes on top of the meat patty for the redesigned burger emoji in Android 8.1 Oreo Developer Preview 2, and we can all be at peace again.
The company made an app in 2014 that converted emoji into looped animations that could be sent over iMessage. With the iPhone X, there's a threat.
iPhone and iPad users already looking forward for iOS 11.1 can expect a bunch of fun new emoji, including many gender-neutral characters.
The name was revealed just after 2:45pm Eastern in New York with a statuette and a heroic animated introduction to the iteration's mascot.
Voice typing is closer and closer to becoming truly ubiquitous on various Google products, including search and the Gboard Android app.
T-Mobile has all the cool people behind it, but one of our listeners, a Sprint employee, is throwing shade. We shine a light at his case on our show.
The consortium behind the standardization of computer symbols is launching into another cycle of debate and coding of emoji. Well, poo.
July 17 is World Emoji Day and everyone is playing around with the cute little faces, foods and whatnot. Google and Apple show their design transitions.
The Unicode Consortium is recognizing several skin tones and gendered variations in personas like fairies, vampires and magi.
Lines. Gender. More intersect with how other companies' emoji. More understanding. If you can't get emoji in a snap, Google has failed you... until now.
Emojis can be fun or annoying, but they can also change lives affected by a neurological disorder called aphasia.
Far from the world's most popular instant messaging mobile app, Google Allo today improves GIF, emoji and Google Assistant support.
If you're the type to adorn a lovely picture of your sex bits with the peach emoji, you just escaped an sex-istential crisis. Ha. Hahaha. Sorry.
You can be a merperson as you want to be. Want to vomit after eating a raw cut of meat? You may be able to do that all outside of Club Med soon.
Several dozen new emoji have actually come along in this update as well as some more camera tweaking and a celebration for iMessage.