Stephen Wilhite, Creator of the GIF, Dead at 74

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What would the internet be like today if it weren't for animated GIFs? Honestly, it'd probably be a lot less cringey and annoying, but it's still sad to report that Stephen Wilhite, the man responsible for developing the looping, animated image format, has died at the age of 74.

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