Latest CAPTCHA Stories

2014-07-13 23:02:42

CAPTCHA ("Completely Automated Public Turing test to tell Computers and Humans Apart") is a form of challenge-response test that determines whether or not the user is a human, helpful for site owners for their site not to be populated with spanners, though for bloggers and readers alike CAPTCHAs can be a pain. Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) July 13, 2014 Yes, it is exasperating to have spammy comments on blogs – is CAPTCHA the best option to avoid these from appearing on someone’s...

2014-06-13 12:22:42

AdTech Veteran Propels Adoption of Engagement & Fraud Prevention Technology DETROIT, June 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Are You a Human, the technology company that gets real people to interact with a brand--and love it--today announced that Ben Trenda has joined the company as CEO. Trenda previously helped introduce several advertising technologies to the media industry, including launching the world's first Programmatic Direct buying platform as CRO of iSocket (which closed a $5M...

2014-05-13 23:05:13

Unique human verification balances usability and security for websites of any size. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) May 13, 2014 Driven by the mission to provide authentication and verification that is usable for humans and difficult for malicious endeavors, Confident Technologies, Inc. (CTI) has received USPTO #8,621,578 for “Methods and Systems for Protecting Website Forms from Automated Access”. Now with 7 granted and 17 pending patents, this issuance further solidifies CTI’s position as...

2014-05-08 23:10:42

New technology uses behavior to stop spam bots, eliminates the need for those illegible Captcha codes no one likes. Luxembourg City, Luxembourg (PRWEB) May 08, 2014 Internet security start-up Oxford Biochronometrics launched its new product today, NoMoreCaptchas, which uses behavior to filter out bots that attack websites and allows only humans through the door. Available for download at http://www.nomorecaptchas.com and the WordPress Plugin Store, their new technology eliminates the need...

Google Reveals New Program That Can Solve reCAPTCHAs
2014-04-17 13:30:39

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Ever get frustrated trying to determine what the heck a reCAPTCHA says just so you can post to a comment section of a message board? Well, a newly-developed computerized vision system from Google has been able to solve distorted-text reCAPTCHAs with 99 percent accuracy – a development which could make the bot-sniffing security measure obsolete in its current form. In a blog post on the technology, Google said its new vision system...

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...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
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