tries to pay me back on Venmo but struggles to find the pizza emoji among all the others I wish I could just type “pizza” and the pizza emoji would just show up Amazing idea! (Why isn’t this already a thing?) I can do that!!!
team had very positive feedback. We immediately started working with Product and Design to polish and improve it. Two days later, we submitted an updated version (6.10.0) of Venmo to Apple that included Emoji Autocomplete. Polish Submit
it in its keyboard with its iOS 10 release in Fall 2016) “Similar to Venmo's Emoji Autocomplete, the new “tap to replace emoji” feature automatically highlights words that could be replaced with an emoji” - Slate Magazine, June 2016