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Google has set up waiting lists for its Pixel 6 Pro because of high demand.

The tech company released its latest line of mobile phones, the Pixel 6 and 6 Pro, this month, but due to extremely high demand for the top end model they’ve had to set up specific waiting lists that will let people know when more phones are in stock.

On the Google Store, there’s now a banner advertising the waitlist at the top of the landing page for the Pixel 6 Pro.

The company said: “Due to high demand, some Pixel 6 Pro models may be out of stock or have long delivery times. Get notified when they’re back in stock, or check out other authorised retailers who may have them available.”

The banner includes buttons to join the waitlist and see other retailers where you can try to get the phone instead.

According to The Verge, the Google Store does update frequently and may occasionally have a Pixel 6 Pro available, but the banner is there to help people who may not want to wait for the store to update.

In a statement to The Verge, Google explained: “The banner on the Pro page on the Google Store is still accurate — some models of the Pro are out of stock. While we work to make more available, customers can check out our authorized partners nationwide while supplies last.”

A pregnant man is among the new emojis released by the Unicode Consortium.

The draft list of the newest emojis was unveiled earlier this year by the non-profit company and aims to promote more diversity in gender.

Another new emoji is a handshake featuring two different skin tones in response to a year of action surrounding racial inequality.

More new emojis include hands making a heart shape and somebody biting their lip, as well as faces melting, saluting, holding back tears and peeking out between their fingers.

The list contains 37 new emojis and takes the total amount up to 3,633. The new additions will be rolled out on devices over the coming months.

A large majority of the new emojis will be presented as a man, a woman and gender-neutral - for example, a crown emoji has now been added alongside the prince and princess emoji.

The Unicode Consortium revealed last year that it was releasing a new batch of emojis in 2021 to reflect on the crazy events of 2020, such as the coronavirus pandemic.

The new additions include a heart with a bandage wrapped around it, a heart on fire, a face exhaling, a face in the clouds, and a shocked face with spiral eyes.

A small number of new emojis were released last year after being hit by a delay due to COVID-19.

Unicode tweeted: "With #Unicode14 delayed due to COVID-19, this is a minor #emoji release. It is also a bit of a change from recent years where announcements have been made between January and March, and landing on platforms by September/October."

Tinder is launching new “interactive” ways to find love on its site.

The popular dating app announced on Wednesday (08.09.21) it has begun rolling out a series of planned updates which are designed to make online dating and looking for love a more interactive and immersive experience than ever before.

As part of the update, Tinder will now feature an expanded “Explore” section, which will allow users to access a series of new ways to discover and sort their matches, including the option of connect based on shared interest categories.

Right now, the list of interests includes Foodies, Gamers, Music Lovers, Social Causes, Entrepreneurs, and more, and Tinder have said they will eventually expand the interest list over time.

Tinder also announced it will bring back ‘Swipe Night’ in November, which is an in-app “choose your own adventure” series that led to a 26 percent increase in matches when it was first ran in 2019.

November’s edition of Swipe Night will be a “whodunit”-style storyline, and will allow unmatched users to chat with each other within the app.

Tinder CEO Jim Lanzone said in a statement confirming the changes: “A new generation of daters is asking for more from us in the post-COVID world: more ways to have fun and interact with others virtually and more control over who they meet on Tinder.

“Today’s launch of Explore is a major step in creating a deeper, multi-dimensional, interactive experience for our members that expands the possibilities of Tinder as a platform.”