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Java CAPTCHA w/ JCaptcha

When looking for a good Java CAPTCHA library, many people just suggested using ReCAPTCHA from Google.  A few online posts discouraged using ReCAPTCHA because it has shown swear words at times and has the possibility of being down which would also bring your own site down.   494 more words

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Comedic Look at Internet Speed Bumps (aka Captchas)!

While we can take some happiness from the fact that we are part of a giant human collaboration to digitize books when we fill out a… 32 more words


Captchas: Collaborating for Good (not an evil plot to drive us crazy!)

Captchas, those annoying online tests you must take to prove you are human and not a robot, are on the receiving end of much cursing on a daily basis.   225 more words


Box It Up


I want to scream every time I have to fill in one of those little boxes that requires you to copy the same letters that appear above it. 175 more words


A Little Deutsch Will Do You Besser

I’m taking a Cousera class Learning How to Learn: Powerful mental tools to help you master tough subjects taught by UC San Diego engineering professor Barbara Oakley (with guests). 279 more words