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PostSubject: CAPTCHA: Telling Humans and Computers Apart Automatically   Sun Nov 09, 2008 11:07 pm

We've all seen that little Captcha box on imvu after sending 10 messages in a row, here's a little explanation.

A CAPTCHA is a program that protects websites against bots by generating and grading tests that humans can pass but current computer programs cannot. For example, humans can read distorted text as the one shown below, but current computer programs can't:

http://www.captcha.net/

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PostSubject: Re: CAPTCHA: Telling Humans and Computers Apart Automatically   Mon Nov 10, 2008 12:01 am

Oh i'm glad you told me that.. I didn't know it was for the whole bot thing xP

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PostSubject: Re: CAPTCHA: Telling Humans and Computers Apart Automatically   Mon Nov 10, 2008 12:03 am

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Oh i'm glad you told me that.. I didn't know it was for the whole bot thing xP

Some people are running scripts to welcome the newbies and spam their credit company as the same time ( you know who you are ) IMVU got their little solution to that..
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PostSubject: Re: CAPTCHA: Telling Humans and Computers Apart Automatically   Mon Nov 10, 2008 12:07 am

Sometimes tho they make the writing so distorted i can't read it =S nevermind xD

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PostSubject: Re: CAPTCHA: Telling Humans and Computers Apart Automatically   Mon Nov 10, 2008 12:08 am

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Sometimes tho they make the writing so distorted i can't read it =S nevermind xD

You can always generate a new Captcha by pressing the arrows =)
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PostSubject: Re: CAPTCHA: Telling Humans and Computers Apart Automatically   Mon Nov 10, 2008 12:14 am

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You can always generate a new Captcha by pressing the arrows =)
Yeah but then i still can't read it xD lol! If i keep clicking for a new one i eventually get one i can read xP

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PostSubject: Re: CAPTCHA: Telling Humans and Computers Apart Automatically   Mon Nov 10, 2008 1:02 am

you have the sound button, so it reads the words for you.
In fact, i never seen that before! XD

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PostSubject: Re: CAPTCHA: Telling Humans and Computers Apart Automatically   Mon Nov 10, 2008 1:03 am

gaf210 wrote:
you have the sound button, so it reads the words for you.
In fact, i never seen that before! XD

True, I think the image speaks for itself xD
And you need to send more messages perhaps Haha!
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