There is absolutely no denying that emoji’s are a popular feature on any device and most of the times they are more successful at getting users to update than security patches.

The Unicode Consortium has officially released the 2018 emoji candidate list in beta, which means that some of the emoji’s may not make the final release after each tech company has finished testing and refining the suggestions over the coming months. Currently the list in beta are as follows:

  • Man, Red Haired
  • Man, Curly Haired
  • Man, Bald
  • Woman, Red Haired
  • Woman, Curly Haired
  • Woman, Bald
  • Pirate Flag
  • Swan
  • Face With Smiling Eyes And Party Horn And Party Hat
  • Supervillain
  • Roll Of Toilet Paper
  • Basket
  • Broom
  • Cupcake
  • Bricks
  • Jigsaw Puzzle Piece
  • Flying Disc
  • Skateboard
  • Moon Cake