Re: Emoji: color and animation

From: Hans Aberg (
Date: Mon Dec 29 2008 - 03:07:02 CST

On 29 Dec 2008, at 01:35, Doug Ewell wrote:

>> Fascinating question :-). Some people may not see the colors, due
>> to color deficiency, or by turning on a display grayscale.
> Up to this point, all reference glyphs have been rendered and
> reproduced in black and white. Even the light/medium/dark shaded
> blocks from U+2591 to U+2593 are rendered as halftoned patterns, not
> as true grayscales.

It might be an important requirement that turning it into a grayscale
results a black and white pattern. Otherwise it might be difficult to
read using a touch-pad.


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