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May 27, 2009

The meaning of 'Captcha'


What, you thought it was a cheeky turn of phrase to describe technology separating bots from nots?

How naive you are.

In fact, it stands for "completely automated public Turing test to tell computers and humans apart."

You could look it up.

May 27, 2009 at 12:01 PM | Permalink


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