I frequently visit Hacker News alongside Reddit for seeing tech news and wasting time. Reddit has a nice feature in which you can set it to open all links to comment threads and external sites in a new tab, which I personally prefer. Yet I haven’t found this feature on Hacker News, So using TamperMonkey I decided to build it myself.

You can install this if you have Tampermonkey (Chrome) or theoretically but untested GreaseMonkey (Firefox) from Greasy Fork, or add the code below to your Userscript Extension: