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According to the Emojipedia blog, Microsoft will introduce new emojis to Windows 10 and one of them will be sure to raise a few eyebrows. The proposed middle finger emoji comes in six different shades to add variety to the insult.
The emoji has been available on other networks and platforms for a while but has remained absent from iOS, OS X, Android and Windows. But Microsoft is about to change that.
Other emojis spotted on the forthcoming Windows 10 update includes a face with “okay” gesture, a reversed hand with middle finger extended, and a flushed face, just to mention a few. Some of these are not new but boast far more distinct and accurate expressions.
Emojis are key to conveying emotions on a faceless medium like internet chat, but these will only be available on Windows platforms. Others using Android and iOS will have to use more conservative signals to express disdain.