Unicode

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U·ni·code

 (yo͞o′nĭ-kōd′)
n.
A character encoding standard for computer storage and transmission of the letters, characters, and symbols of most languages and writing systems.

Unicode

(ˈjuːnɪˌkəʊd)
n
(Computer Science) computing a character set for all languages
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The campaign features a new eye emoji supported by the Unicode Standard, which is now available on iPhone running iOS 9.
The program now uses the Unicode standard to support language characters and accents from round the world
Emoji characters are based on the Unicode standard in order to be displayed properly across many platforms.
When the Unicode Standard was introduced, it enabled the use of any glyph for any linguistic particularity.
Encoding in the Unicode Standard will also ensure encoding in the International standard ISO/IEC 10646 as both the organizations work closely with each other.
The symbol will be included in the Unicode Standard for representation and processing of text written in major scripts of the world to ensure that ( it) C* is easily shown and printed," the spokesperson said in New Delhi.
Coverage encompasses fundamental Java elements, object-oriented basic concepts, and Java-related platforms and technologies, with appendices on the Unicode standard and bracket conventions.
The Unicode Standard is a character coding system designed to support the worldwide interchange, processing, and display of the written texts of the diverse languages and technical disciplines of the modern world.
The Unicode Standard has been adopted by such industry leaders as Apple, HP, IBM, JustSystem, Microsoft, Oracle, SAP, Sun, Sybase, Unisys and others.
It is dedicated to the development, maintenance and promotion of The Unicode Standard, a worldwide character encoding.
While each character represents at most 4 bytes, the Unicode standard actually defines 3 encoding forms (UTF-8, UTF-16, and UTF-32) that allow the same character to be transmitted in a byte, word, or double work format (i.
As a long-time supporter of the Unicode standard, we are pleased to be working with IBM and the ICU team to bring more value to the international development community with quality support services for ICU," said Carl Hoffman, founder and CEO, Basis Technology.

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