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Old November 9th, 2011, 02:09 PM
pumpkinboy pumpkinboy is offline
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Default Re: The Honolulu Star Advertiser

Not all of the online content is available....there are still "stars" attached to certain articles or sections of their website that are only accessable to subscribers.

I thought that perhaps one of the paper's competitors would have pointed this it is not true to say "All Online Access is Free," but I guess not.

Besides, having to sift through typos, misspellings, grammatical errors in the Staradvertiser reports gets old after a while.

This is what can happen when you have only one, major newspaper in town.

Quality suffers.

Originally Posted by mel View Post
About the only good thing for local residents and visitors alike about the APEC conference is that the Honolulu Star Advertiser website is offering all of their content FREE from now to November 14.

After the diplomats leave it's back to paywall mode.

BTW, Apple Safari users should add the AdBlock extension to their browser. It effectively kills all of the annoying roll downs, pop ups and pop unders that infect the Star Advertiser site as well as many others. Adblock is the most popular extension for Apple's Safari.
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