You could just set yourself an arbitrary date, 1st of the month, and work from that. I used to use a stack of coloured post-its when I needed to remember a count for something. Stick 5 in a pile and remove 1 each article.You know I'm not great with numbers!
I'm not great with remembering either...
There's also the fact that it seems completely random with when it resets.
I don't think anyone has made that argument have they? I certainly didn't intend to.I went through a dozen articles on my phone last night, with cookies fully enabled and without flushing any. No paywall notification. So the argument that this is now universal seems to in error.
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We may delete or block cookies, but then we might lose some features and functionality in turn, that's it. It's explicitly allowed and in no way forbidden to use software that block cookies. So the complete opposite of the case you linked.
No, I was talking specifically about people who have faced it or are doing something that means they won't. Sorry for any confusion.While you say it's not universal your argument that we should all limit ourselves to just five free articles a month suggests you believe it is.
Maybe we should go back to the start of this conversation. I said I hit the pay wall, people said I could avoid it, I said I wouldn’t. Anything since then I’ve said about people who are purposefully doing something to avoid it. You have said you’ve been hit with it, so clearly you’re consuming enough of their content to trip whatever limit they’ve set. It’s up to you what you do and I really don’t care either way, I’ve just given my opinion on people who are purposefully avoiding it.You're also applying it to people like me and others here who flush their cookies. Or certainly you make it seem you are.
You're really a fan of rules, aren't you?No, I was talking specifically about people who have faced it or are doing something that means they won't. Sorry for any confusion.
Same for me. I haven't read any full article on the website in months because it always shows me the paywall. I haven't observed once that the counter is set back and that I can read five articles for free again.Its a crap system because I haven't read anything for quite a while so that I could save articles, but today I couldn't watch the race so I tried to read the recap and got the "sorry you've read 5" message. BS!
I am sure they are working on it but I don’t get blocked if I access via my phone. Very annoying though. And yes I don’t notice the 5 free articles per month?Same for me. I haven't read any full article on the website in months because it always shows me the paywall. I haven't observed once that the counter is set back and that I can read five articles for free again.