Friday, September 30, 2011

Multi-tasking millions


Incredibly cool discussion of the "captcha", and how it's being used not only to screen out non-human users, but to digitize old books and newspapers.  Seriously awesome. 

2 comments:

Singing Away said...

and.... people wonder why I love nerds. Case-in-point :D

farblondzhet said...

I know, right? I cannot even explain how impressed I was when the hubs showed me this video. But it was a lot. A lot of impressed.