Captchas: Why We Need Them, How They’re Evolving, and How You Can Solve Them More Easily

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As humans living in the modern world, we have to claim we’re not robots fairly often, and we’re not even living in some futuristic science-fiction dystopia. Regardless, whether you’re checking an “I am not a robot” box, teaching an AI what constitutes a “sign” (Hint: the “correct” answer is whatever the majority of other users have picked; try to think like the crowd), or solving math problems, the goal is always the same: stop bots from messing up websites, and maybe use the humans solving the captchas to digitize some books, train some image-recognition software, or generate some ad revenue.

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