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from the Unicode Consortium
Wednesday, March 22, 2023
Remembering John H. Jenkins (井作恆)
The Unicode community is greatly saddened and affected by the recent and sudden loss of John H. Jenkins, a long-time colleague and friend. ...
Thursday, February 23, 2023
The Unicode CLDR v43 Alpha is now available for integration testing
CLDR provides key building blocks for software to support the world's languages (dates, times, numbers, sort-order, etc.). For exa...
Tuesday, February 7, 2023
Unicode 15.1 Alpha Review Opens for Feedback
The repertoire for Unicode 15.1 is now open for early review and comment. As a reminder, during alpha review the repertoire is reasonab...
Monday, February 6, 2023
Announcing New Unicode Adopt-a-Character Site
The Adopt-a-Character program was launched in 2015. Since that time, AAC funds have supported Unicode's mission to ensure everyone can ...
Monday, January 23, 2023
New Unicode Consortium CEO
— Mark Davis, President & Unicode Cofounder In January 1991 I became the first president of the Unicode Consortium, and in that pos...
Tuesday, January 17, 2023
What’s New in Emoji 15.1?
Doing more, with less By: Jennifer Daniel, Chair of the Emoji Subcommittee This past Fall, the Unicode Technical Committee announc...
Wednesday, December 21, 2022
Unicode in 2022
Hello Everyone! As we go into the New Year, the Unicode team thought we’d share some highlights from this past year. From source...
Monday, November 14, 2022
The Unicode® Standard – 2023 Release Planning
By Peter Constable, Chair of the Unicode Technical Committee At the Q4 Unicode Technical Committee (UTC) meeting held from November 1-...
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