10- Speaking Emoji
Apple recently added several emoji of Arab flags, symbols and skin undertones, ideal for conversations in Middle Eastern countries. While their nuance, flexibility and convenience all appeal, a crop of multiracial emoji updates are emerging that capture the unique Arab culture and allow for more empathic dialogues. Belly Dancer and Ululating Cleopatra emojis, have replaced the infamous salsa dancer for jubilations and Winking Cleo and King Tut kisses replace the little yellow smiley face kiss emoji for flirtatious exchanges. Egypt developed an emoji keyboard for commonly used Egyptian slang, as have KSA with a keyboard of women in various forms of veil and another for religious icons, among many others.