Tag: Wilhite

  • Farewell to Stephen Wilhite, creator of the GIF

    Farewell to Stephen Wilhite, creator of the GIF

    Stephen Wilhite, American computer scientist best known for being the creator of the GIF, died on March 14 at the age of 74, although the news of his death did not spread globally until a couple of days ago. Wilhite, would have died, as it has been revealed, due to some complication derived from a […]

  • The creator of the GIF, Stephen Wilhite, has passed away

    The creator of the GIF, Stephen Wilhite, has passed away

    Stephen Wilhite, eternally remembered by all for having created the famous moving image known as GIF, has died. This time and unfortunately we have to blame the coronavirus. Stephen Wilhite has died at the age of 74 due to complications arising from coronavirus. The creator of one of the most used image formats in history […]