Some Things Take Way Too Long to Die

A small thing, but only this month did the PNG image format on the web overtake the .GIF file.

This even though the .GIF file format is ancient by Internet time as it was created all the way back 1987 by CompuServe, and far more efficient image formats are universally supported by all browsers. Let’s hope it takes less than 26 years for Silverlight and Flash to be replaced.

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