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Iain.Macdonald

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PSW to reintroduce Captcha for new signups?
« on: March 09, 2011, 11:37:29 AM »

UNAUTHORISED ANNOUNCEMENT.

In an effort to reduce trolls, and improve the technical quality of forum membership. A new form of Captcha is being introduced  ;D

http://www.theregister.co.uk/2011/03/09/calculus_based_captcha/

Iain.
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Jay Barracato

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Re: PSW to reintroduce Captcha for new signups?
« Reply #1 on: March 09, 2011, 11:53:53 AM »

UNAUTHORISED ANNOUNCEMENT.

In an effort to reduce trolls, and improve the technical quality of forum membership. A new form of Captcha is being introduced  ;D

http://www.theregister.co.uk/2011/03/09/calculus_based_captcha/

Iain.

Just as I tell my science classes: There are two types of people in this world. There are those who understand calculus and then there are the unwashed heathen.
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Re: PSW to reintroduce Captcha for new signups?
« Reply #2 on: March 18, 2011, 10:09:48 PM »

UNAUTHORISED ANNOUNCEMENT.

In an effort to reduce trolls, and improve the technical quality of forum membership. A new form of Captcha is being introduced  ;D

http://www.theregister.co.uk/2011/03/09/calculus_based_captcha/

Iain.

now that, would be nice! ;D
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Re: PSW to reintroduce Captcha for new signups?
« Reply #3 on: March 18, 2011, 11:30:54 PM »

Just as I tell my science classes: There are two types of people in this world. There are those who understand calculus and then there are the unwashed heathen.

I am a *washed* Heathen, thankyouverymuch.
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Re: PSW to reintroduce Captcha for new signups?
« Reply #4 on: March 19, 2011, 11:25:21 AM »

Just as I tell my science classes: There are two types of people in this world. There are those who understand calculus and then there are the unwashed heathen.

I remember being told:

'There are 10 types of people in this world - those who understand binary, and those who don't.'
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Re: PSW to reintroduce Captcha for new signups?
« Reply #5 on: March 19, 2011, 01:30:28 PM »

UNAUTHORISED ANNOUNCEMENT.

In an effort to reduce trolls, and improve the technical quality of forum membership. A new form of Captcha is being introduced  ;D

http://www.theregister.co.uk/2011/03/09/calculus_based_captcha/

Iain.

I don't see how this adds any additional security if the problem isn't embedded in some kind of image like the standard captchas.
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