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Offline Dan Graves

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Oh, the irony...
« on: April 18, 2014, 12:15:05 pm »
http://www.theinquirer.net/inquirer/news/2340691/google-accidentally-cracks-its-own-captcha-verification-with-maps-algorithm

The TL;DR version : Google created a software that can read house number signs and streetname signs off their Google maps images, to help make their maps more accurate...
And it works so well that it can be used to defeat CAPTCHA antispam measures.
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Re: Oh, the irony...
« Reply #1 on: April 18, 2014, 01:53:01 pm »
Unbelievable....
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