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2013-10-28 16:26:24

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Vicarious (http://vicarious.com), a startup developing artificial intelligence software, today announced that its algorithms can now reliably solve modern CAPTCHAs, including Google's reCAPTCHA, the world's most widely used test of a machine's ability to act human. A CAPTCHA scheme is considered broken if an algorithm is able to reach a precision of at least 1%. By leveraging core insights from machine learning and neuroscience, the...

Vicarious Artificial Intelligence Cracks CAPTCHAs
2013-10-28 08:11:08

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online There have been movies and books around for quite a while depicting Artificial Intelligence (AI) software and machines that become self aware. Perhaps the most famous was The Terminator movie franchise, but it is by no means the only example. Until today, there seemed to be little hope of that ever happening. Vicarious, a California startup company that develops AI software, has announced that the algorithms used by its software can now...

2013-09-30 23:23:39

Link-Assistant.com enhanced the search engine safety of their SEO and SMM tools with an additional CAPTCHA solving solution - besides ‘Anti-CAPTCHA’, the software now supports ‘Death by CAPTCHA’ service. Minsk, Belarus (PRWEB) September 30, 2013 Link-Assistant.Com, the leading SEO software developer and the company behind SEO PowerSuite (a toolkit for all-embracing SEO) and BuzzBundle (a fully-fledged social media marketing platform), announced that the security of their software...

2013-08-29 23:03:49

30 anti-CAPTCHA keys (valued at $22.95 each) will be given out on August 29 and August 30; the special 63 percent discount deal on SEO PowerSuite will last up to and including August 29. Minsk, Belarus (PRWEB) August 29, 2013 Link-Assistant.Com, the software house behind SEO PowerSuite (a scalable SEO platform) and BuzzBundle (social media management software), started a series of giveaways with 30 anti-CAPTCHA keys as the prize. Those, who will manage to spot the randomly launched...

2013-08-22 16:25:35

Replaces the hated twisty-letter CAPTCHA with a fun, fast mini-game that matches a site's visual theme BRISBANE, Australia, Aug. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Angry internet users have recently stepped up their campaigns against those ugly, annoying "CAPTCHAs" with twisty letters. Riding a huge wave of attention, the creators of the spammer-blocking mini-game called FunCaptcha are now offering a free visual makeover to match the site's look and logo. This alternative to the twisty...

Captcha Prevents Blind From Signing Petition
2013-06-04 10:44:09

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online An online "We The People” White House petition seeking support for an international treaty to help the blind is nearly impossible for blind web users to sign due to the Captcha security requirement on the White House website. Politico reported this week that the National Federation of the Blind (NFB) has complained about the required use of a Captcha code that is required to register to sign the online petition, which has...

2013-04-15 08:36:50

The user-friendly verification replaces CAPTCHA process CLEVELAND, April 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Veritix(®) today announced the introduction of PlayThru, a game-based verification service that offers an easy-to-use alternative to a CAPTCHA. Veritix has partnered with Are You a Human to offer this integrated service for online ticket purchases, which eliminates the need for buyers to enter difficult to read CAPTCHA words that frequently require multiple entry attempts. Instead,...

2013-03-23 23:02:33

While in some instances necessary, captchas can be very annoying and difficult to enter for individuals wanting to enter sweepstakes that require captchas. Working with various companies, Sweepstakes Ninja now makes it easy for users to enter captcha Sweepstakes with the click of a button, while also benefiting the companies providing them! Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) March 23, 2013 Captchas tend to be difficult to read, hard to process strings of text. In recent years, they have become...

2013-02-21 08:41:33

HOUSTON, Feb. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- IMDevin.com, a brand new website that strives to educate people about internet marketing, search engine optimization, social media, and how to make money online, has just launched its easy-to-navigate site. The internet marketing blog features a variety of in-depth and educational articles, as well as software reviews and giveaways. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130221/CG64025) The website is also currently featuring a software...

2013-01-30 08:28:41

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Ticketmaster, a Live Nation Entertainment company (NYSE: LYV), is beginning the process of upgrading the hard to read squiggly lines with new, friendlier, easier to use solutions provided on their mobile Ticketmaster Apps and online. These solutions will improve the fan experience and are designed to be more effective in blocking BOTS, automated computer programs that some scalpers use to grab tickets before real fans have an opportunity. (Photo:...