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  • Giphy Cam 2.0 Lets You Import Pictures And Videos From Your Camera Roll

    Giphy Cam 2.0 Lets You Import Pictures And Videos From Your Camera Roll

    Giphy, the Google of GIF, has introduced an update to Giphy Cam, the app that lets users create their own shareable GIFs. The most important feature of the update comes by way of camera roll import, letting users choose photos or videos from their own existing collection of media as opposed to capturing with the Giphy Cam camera. This broadens the amount of content running through Giphy Cam. Read More

  • Giphy Expands Beyond Messenger With Its New GIF-Sharing App

    Giphy Expands Beyond Messenger With Its New GIF-Sharing App

    Giphy, the popular resource for finding and sharing GIFs, has rolled out a significant upgrade to its flagship mobile application today, which sees the app rebranded from an add-on utility for Facebook Messenger users, to a fully-featured, standalone app for finding and sharing GIFs across a number of channels, including social networks, text messages, Messenger, email and more. Read More

  • Giphy’s New Tool Makes It Dead Simple To Create GIFs From Video

    Giphy’s New Tool Makes It Dead Simple To Create GIFs From Video

    Earlier this month, Giphy COO Adam Leibsohn told me that Giphy has a bunch of new tools up its sleeves to help people make their own GIFs in a matter of seconds. Well, GIF Maker must be one of them. The tool, which launched today, gives you a super easy way to make GIFs from YouTube videos and other video files. Read More

  • Giphy Wants To Become A Full-Fledged, Gif-Based Media Company

    Giphy Wants To Become A Full-Fledged, Gif-Based Media Company

    Giphy, which launched out of betaworks in 2013 as a search engine for gifs, is evolving into something much bigger. In the last year, we’ve seen Giphy launch a standalone mobile app for creating your own gifs, called GiphyCam. We’ve also seen Giphy partner with tech companies like Facebook and Slack for seamless gif sharing. Meanwhile, Giphy offers original content through… Read More

  • Automatically Animate GIFs In Your Google Image Search Results

    Automatically Animate GIFs In Your Google Image Search Results

    Even though I’m a huge Giphy fan, I still use Google Image Search a lot to find fun imagery…especially animated GIFs. The problem with using Google Search for this is that the results aren’t animated. Static as the day is long. Womp Womp. Read More

  • Splash Integrates With Giphy Because Why Not?

    Splash Integrates With Giphy Because Why Not?

    Splash, the event page service that lets anyone create beautiful event landing pages, has announced an integration with Giphy, the betaworks-backed GIF search engine. This makes Splash the only event site platform with a direct Giphy integration. Through the partnership, Splash users will have full access to Giphy’s library of millions of GIFs direct from the Splash Dash, where event… Read More

  • Giphy Cam Lets You Create And Share Homemade Gifs

    Giphy Cam Lets You Create And Share Homemade Gifs

    Giphy, the search engine for all things gif, has today released a new app called Giphy Cam that lets users create their own gifs to send or share on social media. “Giphy has always wanted to solve the problem of finding gifs online and making it easy to share them anywhere, which is clear from our work with messenger apps and communications platforms,” said Julie Logan, Queen… Read More

  • Facebook Tests Features That Make Sharing GIFs In Messenger Easier Than Ever

    Facebook Tests Features That Make Sharing GIFs In Messenger Easier Than Ever

    Facebook really wants you to use GIFs inside Messenger. The company recently unleashed a series of GIF apps from third-parties which work inside Messenger — as part of its Messenger platform initiative — but it is now going beyond that with a series of pilots that bring GIFs right into Messenger without those apps. Read More

  • Giphy Makes Email Slightly Less Horrendous With Giphy For Gmail Extension

    Giphy Makes Email Slightly Less Horrendous With Giphy For Gmail Extension

    We can all agree that email is the worst thing that’s ever happened to any of us. Sure, it made the postal service obsolete and it speeds up the rate of textual transmission by a factor of 200,000 or so, but that doesn’t mean that most of us aren’t drowning in promotions and newsletters. But there is hope. Friends: Giphy, the GIF search-and-share service we all know and love… Read More

  • Facebook Development Through The Years Crunch Network

    Facebook Development Through The Years

    At the recent F8 conference, listening to Mark Zuckerberg announce that FB Messenger was going to open up as another developer platform, as Facebook did back in 07, brought me back to a different time. In 07, Facebook was different. You could invite large masses of your friends to play all sorts of games and through the Platform, build a new breed of application. Facebook Platform in 07 was… Read More

  • Facebook’s New Homegrown Messenger Apps Focus On Selfies, Sound And Shaking

    Facebook’s New Homegrown Messenger Apps Focus On Selfies, Sound And Shaking

    Facebook has launched its first home-made apps for its Messenger Platform after Sound Clips (iOS/Android), Selfied (iOS/Android), Strobe (iOS/Android) and Shout (iOS/Android) went live. Stickered, an existing app that lets you plaster photos with stickers, has also been retooled for Messenger. Read More