Google Emoji Redesign

Google has finally moved on from their distinctive emoji blobs. The new designs are much more similar to Apple’s, addressing both aesthetic complaints and issues with emoji translation between platforms. I find the use of gradient in these designs as indicators of mood to be fascinating. Here is an article covering this emoji evolution: https://www.wired.com/story/google-emoji-redesign/ .

EDIT: This article was from 2017 lol. I still think the designs are cool…

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