Happy Birthday to the GIF: The Internet's Greatest Treasure Turns 25

Ah, the GIF. If you love the Internet, you can't help but love that wonderfully animated, comically compressed image file format. Officially called Graphics Interchange Format, the GIF turns 25 today and has come a long way from its humble GeoCities-plastered beginnings. It's now catnip for the Internet. » 6/15/12 1:20pm 6/15/12 1:20pm