Get excited: Apple previews the fresh emojis it will release this year

It's World Emoji Day, and as exciting as that is, coco-fans, we are more excited that the new batch of emojis, scheduled to drop in the third quarter of this year, includes a coconut.

The Cupertino giant's new emoji include breastfeeding, zombie, woman with a headscarf, bearded person, sandwich, coconut, t-rex, zebra, elf, star-struck, face vomiting, insane face and exploding head.

Burge said he was "pretty chuffed" for Apple to acknowledge World Emoji Day for the first time, "as their calendar emoji design showing July 17 is the reason I made World Emoji Day today in the first place".

New emojis are initially decided by the Unicode Consortium, whose members include Apple, Adobe, Facebook, Google, IBM, Netflix, Huawei and Microsoft.

As the world marks World Emoji Day, Apple has revealed its newest ones that focus on the weird and wonderful. In 2015, in an effort to seem more ethnically inclusive, Apple released a new emoji keyboard.

Now, Gene with the help of his handy best friend Hi-5 and the most wonderful code breaker emoji they embark on a journey to Jailbreak.

Apple wrote: "With thousands of emoji available on iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch and Mac, there are many ways to add personality to every message".

The Emoji Movie unlocks the never-before-seen secret world inside your smartphone.

Other movies shown through emoji include Get Out, La La Land, The Fate of the Furious, Moana and Arrival.

We will keep readers in the loop regarding more news in this department. There's also going to be a Zombie and Elf emoji as well. However, if you prefer more wacky emojis, you won't be disappointed.

For the third year running, the "Face with Tears of Joy" emoji reigns supreme on social media.

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