Links no longer opening in preferred browser or app such as youtube

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Looks like there is a new behaviour since last update with all links opening within newsblur embedded browser. I want the links not to open within newsblur browser but within my preferred browser/app(such as youtube) and cannot find where to change this setting. Thanks in advance for your help!

app version: 4.2.3
android version: 5.0
device: samsung SM-G900F (MSM8974)
username: tomix
memory: normal
speed: 25 in 3 and 70
premium: yes
prefetch: no
keepread: no
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See https://github.com/samuelclay/NewsBlur/issues/700

The latest WebView update from Google changed the default behaviour for how links are opened. It is fixed in the current beta and will go out to all in the next full release.