We have good news for Emoji lovers that Apple rolls out 4 new animated Emoji sticker packs for iOS 10 beta users. Just like stickers on Facebook Messenger and Snapchat, Apple’s latest update will also allow third-party developers to add special emojis and emoji predictions, bubble effects which help you to express better and handwriting recognition to its iMessage app via an API.
Cupertino giant company has released these new animated sticker packs for those testing the beta version of the operating system. The new sticker packs namely- Classic Mac, Smileys (three-dimensional), hearts and Hands are available for download from App store.
“The ability to download your own third-party sticker packs for the Messages app is a one-up for Apple’s iMessage platform and gives iPhone and iPad users a new dimension of communication with one another. Also worth noting is these stickers can also be used on the upcoming macOS Sierra operating system for Macs,” noted in the iDownloadBlog.
The old school Mac stickers- Classic Mac stickers were actually designed in 80’s by Susan Kare include a bomb, smiley faced computer, paint brush, a watch etc. This pack is already installed in the iOS 10. So, you need not reinstall it, if you have not uninstalled. While the Hearts, Smileys and Hands has been seen earlier on the Apple watch.
These emoji’s once downloaded, can be accessed through an Apple’s redesigned Messages app. They can be also added to the text messages with one tap. Well, these 4 new emoji packs are from Apple setting example for the developers, as it has announced 3rd party integration at its WWDC last month. So, after the launch of iOS 10 this fall, you can check-out and download third-party sticker packs.