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This Chrome Plug-In Turns All Your New Tabs Into Art Cats

Today in tabbies.

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Lucky for you, Emily McAllister, a recent graduate of the Cornell Tech MBA program, built a Chrome plug-in that does just that!

Metropolitan Museum of Art

Hollyhocks and Cats, by an unidentified Ming Dynasty (1368–1644) artist

"The way the internship works is you spend a semester working on a project that integrates tech with fine art," McAllister said.

"I was spending a lot of time in the exhibits, and noticed I was seeing cats everywhere."

Metropolitan Museum of Art

Woman Tuning a Shamisen and a Cat Looking at Its Own Reflection, by Yashima Gakutei (mid-1820s)


It's when you just open and close new tabs just to see what kind of cats show up.

Brendan Klinkenberg is a tech reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in San Francisco.

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