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2014-07-23 23:25:12

University of Oxford Start-up Sets New Bar for Login Security, Determines “Over 96 percent of attempted logins are bots.” Luxembourg (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 Oxford BioChronometrics (http://www.oxford-biochron.com), spun out from the University of Oxford’s Isis Software Incubator, has developed software which allows businesses to distinguish between real human users and spam bot page views, which it says make up an astonishing 96.5 percent of attempted logins on websites, including...

2014-07-02 05:16:38

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign engineers have developed a three-dimensionally printed biological robot that is powered by muscle cells and controlled using electrical pulses, according to research published Monday in the online early edition of the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Science. In the study, bioengineering professor and lead investigator Rashid Bashir and his colleagues explain how they were...

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...

While We Spend A Lot Of Time On The Net, Most Traffic Is Non-Human
2013-12-13 08:10:49

[ Watch the Video: Bots Surf The Web More Than Humans ] redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Nearly two-thirds of all Internet traffic originates from non-human sources, 60 percent of which are malicious in nature, according to a new report released by online security and bot-tracking firm Incapsula on Monday. According to the report, 61.5 percent of Web traffic is non-human and just 38.5 percent originates from actual people. Thirty-one percent of the non-human...

“Bio-bots” Making Tracks In Synthetic Biology
2012-11-15 19:37:10

University of Illinois They´re soft, biocompatible, about 7 millimeters long — and, incredibly, able to walk by themselves. Miniature “bio-bots” developed at the University of Illinois are making tracks in synthetic biology. Designing non-electronic biological machines has been a riddle that scientists at the interface of biology and engineering have struggled to solve. The walking bio-bots demonstrate the Illinois team´s ability to forward-engineer...

AI Gamers Win Prize
2012-09-26 20:35:28

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online [ Watch the Video ] Computer scientists won the BotPrize for their artificially intelligent virtual gamers' human-like gameplay. A 2K Games competition was set inside the virtual world of "Unreal Tournament 2004," which is a first-person shooter video game. "The idea is to evaluate how we can make game bots, which are nonplayer characters (NPCs) controlled by AI algorithms, appear as human as possible," Risto Miikkulainen,...

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