The video hit early Thursday morning, ‘April 25. Already thousands of views. As News.com.au out of Australia reports, it’s burning up the internet, Chimp “scrolling through Instragram on a smart phone has gone viral.”
“Footage of an ape using a smartphone while curiously scrolling through Instagram shows the phrase ‘even a monkey can do it’ might be a little dated.
The video quickly went viral after being uploaded to Reddit this morning with users saying it could be used to persuade their older relatives to try a smartphone.”
Wayne Smith remarks: “he is deliberately scrolling through the images and selecting ones that he finds appealing… The level of intellect required to complete what are basic tasks to a human is nothing short of extraordinary in a primate.”
Video at YouTube.
A chimpanzee using Instagram. Fascinating. pic.twitter.com/4nXCXlAc69
— Steve Stewart-Williams (@SteveStuWill) April 25, 2019