Google CEO vows to 'drop everything' and fix the hamburger emoji

Some found it hilarious, while some laughed at the silliness of the debate over a hamburger


Tech Desk November 02, 2017
Emojipedia reveals the hamburger emoji by the tech giants. PHOTO: EMOJIPEDIA

Sundar Pichai, Google CEO decided to “drop everything” and “address” the issue of a heated hamburger emoji where Google placed the cheese wrong.



Rather being on top of the patty, the cheese is under the patty causing an outburst on Twitter, after Thomas Baekdal tweeted out the discrepancy.

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Apple's hamburger emoji, on the other hand, placed the cheese in the right order causing more criticism for Google.

Some found it hilarious, while some laughed at the silliness of the debate over a hamburger. Some went as far as to ask questions as to why there was no onion and two leaves of lettuce or give an opinion on how the emoji for WhatsApp looked the most delectable.

In the middle of this debate, Emojipedia gained the most amount of popularity as it released a picture with the tech giant’s hamburger emoji and also showed the trend in the searches post the initial tweet from Baekdal.


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According to Emojipedia, Hamburger emoji was approved as a part of the 6.0 Unicode and was added to the Emoji in 2015 but it has been left at the disposal of each company to adapt and make their own.

This article originally appeared on TheVerge.

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