Unicode Character Map by ben-robinson.com (Universal)
Released: Feb 29, 2012
Version: 2
Size: 529 KB
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Unicode Character Map

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Select and copy characters from your iPhone and iPad to all your applications!

This app shows you all the characters from the Unicode character set that are supported by iPhone and iPad. It excludes all those that routinely appear as little boxes on these devices thanks to its manually curated list of 11,530 characters.

Simply tap the character to copy it to the clipboard.

This app makes it so easy to send emoticons, stars, hearts, music notes and other symbols in text messages and emails.

Special features:
- see only those characters supported by iPhone and iPad
- easily find characters from other alphabets including Greek, Cyrillic, Gujarati, Arabic, Hebrew and Braille
- search for a particular character using its individual name (eg, theta, check)
- or browse the name of the block (eg, dingbats, number forms, arrows)
- easy-to-browse and well-presented character list - simply scroll down!
- select one character to copy, or build an infinite string, using the options
- save frequently used characters to the favourites bar
- reorder the unicode blocks to keep your most used characters at the top
- settings are saved in iCloud, so you have the same favourites on you iPad and iPhone

Use the ad-supported version free of charge or buy the ad-free version today!

What's new in version 2
• More characters - now supporting 11,530 characters, manually curated from Unicode 6.3 against iOS 7.1
• Block are now sortable - i.e. move pictographs to the top
• New Blocks List shows preview characters and code ranges
• Now search using names from earlier unicode versions
• iCloud settings - favourites and block order are saved across all your devices.

• Full iOS 7 and Retina support, including new icon, popups and full interface overhaul
• Better data curation and management - This means more reliable and quicker updates for everyone!

• Improved button user interface
Our verdict: Good
  • + Unicode Character Map is a highly rated app (4-star).
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