New Unicode Emoji draft, available for review

Karl Williamson public at
Wed Nov 5 11:03:20 CST 2014

On 11/03/2014 08:17 PM, announcements at wrote:
> egg hatching emoji The Unicode Consortium has released the draft
> “Unicode Emoji <>”
> document, whose main goal is to help improve the interoperability of
> emoji characters across implementations by providing guidelines and data.
> This draft document also includes a section on Diversity, with a
> mechanism using 5 new proposed characters to provide a variety of skin
> tones for existing emoji characters.
> tr51 table 2-2
> The document is in “Proposed Draft” state, and made available for public
> review and comment.

I forwarded this on, and the only response I got was a question 
regarding if the Fitzpatrick modifiers applied to U+1F4A9?  I answered 
that they only apply to specified emoji.  But I wonder if the question 
was in fact a commentary on what they think of the proposal.

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