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Heavy-metal band captchas will rock your face off

Turn your website security up to 11 with captchas that challenge you to identify heavy-metal band names based on their logos.

By July 28, 2015

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The 404 Show: 20 years of PlayStation

Today marks 20 years of PlayStation, so Iyaz and Jeff take a stroll down memory lane and forget when most of the consoles of the 90s were released. Also, Google improves on captcha and we'll count down all the dead tech of 2014.

By December 3, 2014

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Google has a new captcha

Google is improving the dreaded captcha, Microsoft kills off clip art, Steam starts to stream and the PlayStation turns 20 years old today.

By December 3, 2014

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The 404 Show 1,588: 20 years of PlayStation, Google improves captcha, dead tech of 2014

Today marks 20 years of PlayStation, so Iyaz and Jeff take a stroll down memory lane and forget when most of the consoles of the 90s were released. Also, Google improves on captcha and we'll count down all the dead tech of 2014.

By December 3, 2014

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Samsung's Gear VR goes on sale

Virtual Reality comes to consumers but is it ready for primetime? Expect a boatload of Snapdragon 810 devices in the first half of 2015, and Google reinvents the CAPTCHA.

By December 9, 2014

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Microsoft's end to clip art makes Fallon weep

What are Microsoft Office users to do now that clip art is no more? "Tonight Show" host Jimmy Fallon is not happy. He also says goodbye to Google's Captcha.

By December 12, 2014

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The 404 1,198: Where we captcha your mace face (podcast)

The week leading up to the Super Bowl is the only time people seek out and watch commercials, but a rejected PornHub submission that's surprisingly safe for work is using the Internet as its consolation prize.

By January 30, 2013

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Ep. 1198: Where we captcha your mace face

The week leading up to the Super Bowl is the only time people seek out and watch commercials, but a rejected PornHub submission that's surprisingly safe for work is using the Internet as its consolation prize.

By January 30, 2013

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​How to make folders private on a Windows 8.1 family PC

Choosing File Explorer's "Stop sharing" option doesn't prevent other administrator accounts from accessing your default folders for pictures, documents, videos, and music. Here's how to privatize your personal folders on a multiuser PC.

By May 9, 2014

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The 'I hate passwords' guide

Until a safer, saner alternative is available, we're stuck with an insecure, outdated authentication technique. Here's how to make the best of a bad situation while we wait for services to get serious about verifying identities.

By April 29, 2014