Tyng-Ruey Chuang

Tyng-Ruey Chuang at

https://www.wired.com/story/apple-china-censorship-bug-iphone-crash-emoji/

"Basically, Apple added some code to iOS with the goal that phones in China wouldn't display a Taiwanese flag," Wardle says, "and there was a bug in that code."

Claes Wallin (韋嘉誠), Claes Wallin (韋嘉誠) shared this.

Stupid bugs for stupid reasons xD


But wait... wasn't ©®Apple perfect, and their iThings something made by the gods? =)

JanKusanagi at 2018-07-11T13:20:38Z

https://blog.emojipedia.org/one-emoji-doesnt-show-on-ios-in-china/

This dates back to at least 2017, but it's not clear if this were the case when the Taiwan flag was first added to iOS. The same removal of the emoji applies to all of Apple's platforms in China: iOS, macOS, tvOS and watchOS.

via Wardle's blog post:

https://objective-see.com/blog/blog_0x34.html

Tyng-Ruey Chuang at 2018-07-12T14:37:37Z