World Emoji Day! Apple releases new characters

Courtesy: CNN Newssource

Today is World Emoji Day.

Apple got a jump start a day early -- previewing some of its 70 new ios emojis on Monday.

This year's additions include super heroes and lobsters, just to name a couple

There are also a lot of hairstyle variations -- including curly hair, red hair, gray hair and no-hair options for popular emojis.

However, not every character will be customizable with every hairstyle option.

There is also a gaggle of new, realistic animal emojis -- including a parrot, a kangaroo, and a peacock.

And of course -- food emojis - including a mango, lettuce, and cupcake and a Chinese moon cake emojis.

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