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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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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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Best CAPTCHAs that won't break your head

Don't you hate those CAPTCHAs that leave you squinting at the screen in irritated bewilderment? Here are some systems that are a little more user friendly.

8 Images By October 29, 2012

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New CAPTCHA tests your empathy skills

A new kind of CAPTCHA tests your humanity — literally — by asking you to identify the "right" emotion in situations of civil rights violations.

By October 8, 2012

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CAPTCHA systems easy to foil, security firm finds

Imperva study finds CAPTCHAs, designed to keep spambots off Web sites, can easily be broken by humans and can turn people away if they are difficult or annoying to complete.

By June 18, 2012

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NuCaptcha takes on Google's ReCaptcha

Can't read your way past the humans-only gateway on that Web site? NuCaptcha has a filter that's easier for you, harder for robots.

By August 11, 2011