Tag Archive: Unicode

How to Use 72 New Emoji Icons Right Now from Unicode 9

iOS 10 is probably going to include 72 new emoji characters as part of the Unicode 9.0 standard, but you don’t have to wait for the next generation operating system if you want to start having fun with the new emojis right now. Using a little copy and paste trickery, you can get ahold of … Read More

iOS Unicode Bug Crashes Messages App & Reboots Devices, Here’s a Workaround

A bug with text rendering in iOS allows a specifically arranged text message to crash the Messages app on iPhone and iPad and then reboot the device. When the device has booted back again, the Messages app becomes unavailable as it crashes immediately upon launch, which has caused some users to think the problem is … Read More

Unicode of Death got you down? Here’s how to fix it

Some iPhone users are getting a flashback to 2013 as a new version of the so-called “Unicode of Death” has returned to wreak havoc with their iMessages. The security exploit, which activates when someone sends you the message in the…Read more ›

[Review] PictoKeyboard – Unicode Keyboard for iOS

iOS 5 has some pretty entertaining keyboards like emoji; one keyboard iOS 5 was missing is Unicode text, until now. iOS developerMoesethhas decided to release a new, free jailbreak tweak dubbed PictoKeyboard that lets you have a Unicode keyboard for typing symbols that you might like to have just for enjoyment. These symbols are great for Twitter, text messages, and other things that you want to express feelings with. PictoKeyboard has a preferences pane  [Read More…]