Google's Auto-Awesome Will Make Your Photos Snow or Twinkle

Google's Auto-Awesome feature that's baked into Google+ already does cool things, like make your pictures more balanced, auto-stitch panoramas, and even create animated GIFs. Today, it's adding two new Holiday-ish Auto-Awesomes. It's either the best new feature, or the cheesiest, worst new feature. You decide. » 12/05/13 11:25am 12/05/13 11:25am

You can watch your favorite movies in one minute with these GIFs

With movies you've already seen, sitting through the whole thing again is a little bit much. Since you already know what's going to happen, you only need to see a few key sequences to get the same amount of enjoyment. A quick top off as opposed to a full refill, you know? Reddit understood that and developed a whole… » 11/09/13 1:11am 11/09/13 1:11am

Awesome computer software magically turns Star Wars quotes into GIFs

If you ever, for a second, wondered questions like what's the purpose of life or why the Internet exists or what are you going to eat for lunch today, the answer is simply this magical software tool created by GitHub user LindseyB. It automatically turns any Star Wars quote into an animated GIF, complete with caption… » 10/30/13 9:19pm 10/30/13 9:19pm

The Most Important Events of 2012 in 14 GIFs

"GIF" is officially the word of the year, so it's only appropriate to use it as a lens through which to view the most important events of 2012. From the Costa Concordia to the Presidential election to Hurricane Sandy, this is your year in GIFs. » 12/17/12 4:46pm 12/17/12 4:46pm

3Frames Turns Your iPhone Into the Animated Gif Making Machine You…

Animated gifs are the best thing about the internet age, I think we can agree, and it fills me with excitement that we are now able see our mobile internet devices realize their true potential as tools for creating them. 3Frames, a $3 iOS app, makes mobile gif-making a snap: it'll use your iPhone's camera to capture… » 4/08/11 10:40am 4/08/11 10:40am