Take the 2-minute tour ×
Web Applications Stack Exchange is a question and answer site for power users of web applications. It's 100% free, no registration required.

Regarding the below screenshot:

enter image description here

Earlier, I could email articles natively from Google News. I.e., on clicking the envelope icon on any article, an overlay appeared where you could add recipient email addresses, aided by auto-complete from Gmail Contacts. The email was delivered in the below format:

enter image description here

Now, the envelop icon in Google News is merely a mailto: hyperlink which opens a compose email window, in your default email program, with a subject line and ONLY ONE URL in the body, as shown in the below screenshot where Gmail is my default email program.

enter image description here

This sucks.

  • Is anybody else having this issue?
  • How to revert back the old behaviour?
share|improve this question
3  
I'm seeing it to. It makes sense, I suppose. The old way would have required a significant amount of processing on their end. This way, virtually none. And there's no way to go back, I'm afraid, unless they re-implement it. –  Al E. Mar 24 '13 at 13:21
    
Another thought occurs to me: It may have been used to send too much unsolicited email. –  Al E. Mar 24 '13 at 13:25

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.