Emoji Fixing: After Burger, It’s Time For Google to Fix Beer Emoji
technology

Google Fixes The Beer Emoji in Android 8.1

After Burger Google Now Fixes Beer Emoji

https://dk2dyle8k4h9a.cloudfront.net/Google Fixes The Beer Emoji in Android 8.1

The Hamburger emoji crisis was an unfortunate incident for Google when the giant was forced to reconsider the placing of cheese in the burger. The hype even reached to the Google CEO Sundar Pichai and he assured to take the issue as the top priority. After that much-hyped Hamburger issue got resolved, it’s now beer emoji for Google that has again ignited the debate.

{IRP}

Google’s Beer emoji features a half-empty mug with foam at the top. The image thus sends the confusing message to the users and they are not refraining themselves to comment on the same. The thread of comments includes a number of messages such as doesn’t Google thinks we (users) deserve full glasses of beer? Which bartender fills a half glass of beer and what kind of foam is able to float on the top of a half-filled beer mug. The emoji was probably a mistake by the giant, which Google has promised to resolve.

{IRP}

Fortunately, Google has replaced the half-filled mug with a full glass of beer making it easy for users to invite their friends for a drink with a glassful of beer emoji. Google has updated the beer emoji but it will be made available for the users only after it releases the Android 8.1 version. Until then, users can only wait to get their glassful of the beer mug.

We live in a world where emojis are all that express the emotions we feel. For users, it is very much important to reflect the true emotions. In case, the emotions are placed wrongly, it may hurt the meaning that we need to impart to others. The recent Hamburger and beer emoji mistake is a fine example that reminds everyone can commit a mistake even if it is Google!

{IRP}

The emojis have been changed to Android 8.1 developer preview 2. The version has official APIs, bug fixes, and more security patches. It is worth mentioning that Android 8.1 developer preview is also the last preview of the OS version for developers before Google reveals the consumer version. The final version is scheduled to arrive in December.

For the Latest Mobile App Trends and Mobile App Reviews, follow MobileAppDaily on TwitterFacebookLinkedInInstagram and Flipboard.

MAD Team
Written By
MAD Team

MobileAppDaily host a team of experienced technical writers, industry wizards, and app experts who have an exact knack of content that caters to the needs of the mobile app targeted audience. We strive to bring you the best of tech!

Top Companies

InMobi
Singapore
Dot Com Infoway
New York, USA
M&C Saatchi Mobile
New York City, USA
Techmagnate
New Delhi, India
Fetch
London, UK
View full report

Latest Articles

Join our global community 135K Followers
technology

Intent-Based Mobile App Security: A Promising Way to Ensure Safety

MAD Team 4 min read  

Mobile application development world is enlarging day by day due to increasing number of smartphone users around the globe. Along with the consistent innovative addition in the mobile app technology large-scale usability of mobiles apps in a business world drastically changed the aspects of the mobi

technology

Apple Let This Masqueraded Crypto Wallet App Slips Into The App Store

MAD Team 4 min read  

Bitcoin has become mainstream nowadays and sudden hike in its price last week brought up many things including the cryptocurrency wallet apps. There is an app that made its way to the Apple’s App Store Charts this weekend and grabs number three spot in the Finance category. Surprisingly the ap

technology

Apple iOS 12 Leak: Here's All You Need To Know About Universal Apps And Facetime Animojis

MAD Team 4 min read  

Apple may be struggling with its recent iOS updates due the to battery and performance issue but it isn't holding back for the next big update. While iOS 12 is expected to specialize in improving the iPhone's performance and stability, it seems Apple still got some new features under the hoo

technology

Android P Beta Available For Non-Pixel Devices Including OnePlus 6 and Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S

MAD Team 4 min read  

Android P beta was released by Google on Tuesday along with some of the features details. The preview of the upcoming Android version was dropped by the company in March but that didn't reveal much. Now, the beta version came with new features and upgrades for the platform that we have never hea