Tag Archives: Chrome

Paid content for free on (Slovak) news portals

Few weeks ago I’ve published a blog about my Google Chrome extension that allowed to read paid content on SME.sk for free.
Some people asked me to look at some other portals that are using Piano media system.
So I did…

I was looking at same “bugs” like on SME.sk and I found at least two other portals that have the same problem. The first one is hnonline.sk and second one is etrend.sk.

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Piano and SME.sk

A more than a year ago I’ve created a proof of concept that allowed to read paid content on SME.sk. I upgraded it today
to not only read paid content for free but also to watch paid movies for free.

SME.sk is third most visited and biggest(?) news website in Slovakia. They are using Piano Media solution that allows website publishers to charge for their “premium” content.

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