Gif

Motherboard Guide to Cinema

This ‘Koyaanisqatsi’ Generator Captures Modern Life and the Unbearability of Being a GIF

This generator sources random GIFs to create a 21st century take on the classic film by Godfrey Reggio and Philip Glass about modern life.
Daniel Oberhaus
10.30.18
Internet Archive

These Ancient GIFs Are a Dose of Good Internet

A treasure trove of early computer graphics.
Rachel Pick
9.7.17
FCC

People Are Making the FCC Host 'Rick and Morty' GIFs

What is going on?
Jordan Pearson
8.31.17
ProJet 7000

This Guy Made a Polaroid Camera That 'Prints' GIFs

Not very practical, but extremely cool.
Leif Johnson
8.30.17
Reddit

We Investigated the Conspiracy Theory That r/conspiracy Is Hiding Something

Why did the subreddit decide to ban CNN articles?
Louise Matsakis
7.7.17
Happy Birthday

The GIF Format Is 30 Years Old and More Popular Than Ever

Technology standards often fade with age, but at 30 the GIF is more popular than ever.
Jason Cross
6.21.17
gif it up

A Court Will Decide if a GIF Can Be Considered a ‘Deadly Weapon'

Cases like this have strong implications for the roughly 10,000 people with photosensitive epilepsy in the US.
Naomi LaChance
3.21.17
robots

This Sassy Little Robot Communicates With GIFs

Ask a question, get an animated answer.
Samantha Cole
12.10.16
nasa

NASA Has Joined Pinterest and GIPHY, and Yes, Its Memes Are Dank

Rockets, and rovers, and planets, oh my.
Becky Ferreira
12.8.16
Reddit

Here's the Science Behind the 'Nope Octopus' Meme

Know your meme science.
Sarah Emerson
6.24.16
Memes

Yahoo! Made an AI That Automatically Turns Videos Into Fire GIFs

All your meme are belong to us.
Jordan Pearson
5.19.16
video

No One Is Sure Why This Happens When You Crack Your Knuckles

“Like a firework exploding in the joint.”
Daniel Oberhaus
12.5.15