GIF fans, we have some great news for you. You no longer have to scour the internet to find the animated image of your favorite movie scene or something funny, which you desperately want to share with your friends.
For people who don’t know what a GIF is, come on seriously? It is an animated image format, and chances are you have cone across some of those in your Instant Messaging app, Facebook, Twitter or some online forums.
You can simply make your own GIF. That is now possible, thanks to the famous Giphy web service. The website, renowned ofr its animated GIF file sharing services, now offers a new tool called GIF Maker. The new service does exactly [...]
Microsoft is rolling out an update for its popular instant messaging app Skype, which adds a new feature.
And by new, I must say rather unusual, yet cool feature.
Skype will now support Mojis. If you’re scratching your head thinking it already has emoticons, you may not be the only one to be confused. Mojis aren’t the emojis which you may be familiar with on your phone or web forums, but is just a fancy new name for animated clips, christened by Microsoft.
A picture is worth a thousand words, according to the adage. But I think Mojis are worth expressing your emotions.
Yes, you will be able to send animated clips Mojis, to your friends [...]
Animated GIFs now work in Facebook. Yes, its true!
Now you can post cool GIF Animated images like the one above, on the social network.
Facebook has had GIF support since 2013. But it wasn’t a native feature, neither was it official. A workaround by Giphy, allowed users to post GIFs in Facebook, disguised as auto-play videos.
Facebook had reportedly considered GIFs as “too chaotic” for its website. Well, it isn’t totally wrong, as most GIFs shared on the internet are funny ones or memes.
It’s biggest rival Twitter, added support for GIFs last year. Even Google Plus supports GIFs. We can only assume that Facebook did [...]