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IMDB's Captcha is less annoying and actually kind of cool

IMDB's Captcha is less annoying and actually kind of cool

Little Big Details is a slightly esoteric website but one I think would be very interesting and useful for my designer friends and really anyone who lives and breathes in the digital space. It posts user submitted examples of how the tiniest detail in a website, software or user flow can have a disproportionately huge impact on the user experience. A lot of the submissions are from the Apple ecosystem and can be traced back to Steve Jobs, whose obsession over the smallest details resulted in a superior overall user experience…

A spooky story told using CAPTCHA words

A spooky story told using CAPTCHA words

Captcha from Gabrielle de Vietri on Vimeo. Gabrielle de Vietri narrates this haunting story using the nonsensical words found in CAPTCHA, the authentication system in place on many websites to try to weed out spam bots from real people. (Or to make a cinematic analogy, a text version of the Voight-Kampff test administered in the…