Where is the YoYo Emoji?

Last year I started working on a proposal for a yoyo emoji, with the helps of my friends at Emojination. It’s been an interesting experience and I’m really excited to say that it’s been officially accepted by the Unicode Consortium. Expect to see it in Unicode version 12, early next year.

In this episode of PopCast, I talk about the process of submitting the yo-yo emoji and I share a new trick called a “flopsicle”.

If you like this episode, please help sponsor more via Patreon.com/docpop and don’t forget to use the hashtag #popcastyoyo if you share any tricks online that you may have learned from this vlog.

 

Hiking to Bear Lake in Shasta Trinity Alps

Christine and I hiked up Bear Creek Trail near Coffee Creek for a peak of Bear Lake. We spotted a couple of bears on the way up and a beautiful lake in a basin up top. 

 

New Yo-Yo Vlog From California State Yo-Yo Contest

This episode of PopCast was filmed at the California State Yo-Yo Contest. I had the chance to talk to Michael Ferdico, Bryan Figueroa, JD, and many more while I was there.

If you enjoy my PopCast yo-yo vlogs, please support them on Patreon. As thanks, you’ll receive 10% off of yo-yo items on my shop and get entered into a monthly yo-yo giveaway.

 

A chat with Johnnie DelValle

Last week I checked out the Cal State Yo-Yo Contest and chatted with lots of interesting yo-yoers. Most of these interviews will be used for my next episode of PopCast, but I had some great interviews that I thought I’d release as standalone videos.

The first of these is a chat with JD Steel about the changes in the yo-yo industry and how YoYoBESTBUY will continue to evolve. Watch it here and help sponsor future episodes by support me on Patreon.