png is a filename extension that stands for Portable Network Graphics. It has the advantages of being a lossless format (as compared to GIF, which stands for Graphical Interchange Format) and that it is not patented, thus allowing anyone to… Full Answer
most good image editors can make or edit both formats - they are both similar but each has advantages - gif can be used to make animations and has one level of transparency either on or off - png can… Full Answer
new mac computers use PNG to create their screen shot files - they have very small file sizes. new mac computers use PNG to create their screen shot files - they have very small file sizes. PNG is usually used… Full Answer
A png file format is used for saving portable network graphics/images. PNG files are commonly images saved on websites. They are common to jpg images except don't degrade quality wise when being sent around.