You Can Finally Make Email Links Open in Gmail with Chrome

By Casey Chan on at

No, Google. I won't let you invade my priv — -wait what. What is this. Oh wow. I can finally open email links or 'mailto' URLs in Gmail? It doesn't annoyingly open up the mail app I never use? Wow. Finally! This is long overdue! Yep. If you're using Chrome, you can make email links open in Gmail now.

Is uTorrent Coming to Android?

By Andrew Tarantola on at

There are plenty of things iOS can do that Android can't—Siri and Facetime, for example. However, Andorid may soon be getting its own exclusive feature: P2P file sharing courtesy of uTorrent, the most-used torrent client in the Western World.

You Spend 120 Times Longer on Facebook Than Google+

By Jamie Condliffe on at

We all know Google+ is hardly the Facebook contender Page and co hoped for. But according to data from comScore, reported by the Wall Street Journal, visitors to the sites using computers spent an average of about three minutes a month on Google+ between last September and January, versus six to seven hours on Facebook each month over the same period.

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The Future of Farming Is Brain-Dead Chickens?

By Andrew Tarantola on at

The poultry industry routinely takes heat for the densely-crowded conditions birds are subjected to. But what if the animals didn't feel pain or suffer stress? One student thinks he has the solution—raise chickens like vegetables by lobotomising the lot of them.

Why Videos Go Viral

By Jamie Condliffe on at

Not all YouTube videos are made equal. Some languish in obscurity, while a tiny percentage rack up millions of hits. If you've ever wondered why that is, this explanation by Kevin Allocca, YouTube's trends manager, is well worth watching.