Emoji Update! Avocado and Bacon Emojis are Coming

The Unicode Consortium has promised the world 38 new emojis in 2016! Hoo-ray.

Among the long-awaited list is bacon and avocado emojis, selfie and facepalm emojis, and it looks like the dancing flamenco girl has been dancing up a new addition.

The 38 new emojis are:

  • Left-facing fist
  • Right-facing fist
  • Handshake
  • Fingers crossed
  • Pregnant woman
  • Facepalm
  • Shrug
  • Man dancing
  • Prince
  • Man in tux
  • Mother Christmas
  • Wilted rose
  • Scooter
  • Motor scooter
  • Octagonal sign
  • Clinking champagne glasses
  • Black heart
  • Croissant
  • Avocado
  • Cucumber
  • Bacon
  • Potato
  • Carrot
  • Fox face
  • Eagle
  • Duck
  • Bat
  • Shark
  • Owl

Still absent is the hotly requested cheese & taco emoji's but hey - you can't win them all!

The new additions will likely be included with Unicode 9.0 in June 2016, although nothing is officially confirmed.

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