After Google and Facebook replaced the ‘pistol’ emoji with a ‘water gun’ emoji, Microsoft on Thursday tweeted that it is planning to do the same. Also Read - Xbox Series X restock in India possible by early August, no news on Series S
“We are in the process of evolving our emojis to reflect our values and the feedback we’ve received,” Microsoft tweeted alongside a “water gun” emoji. Also Read - Xbox Game Pass: List of games coming to consoles in July, big games releasing next month
In a bid to fight the prevailing gun culture, WhatsApp, Samsung and Twitter replaced the ‘pistol emoji’ following Apple which launched a “water gun” emoji in its “iOS 10” update. Also Read - Top 5 Minecraft Mobile seeds to build a world and where to find them
However, it is not yet clear exactly when Microsoft will implement this change in Windows 10.