Can Mechanical Turk be used to solve CAPTCHAs?

Amazon’s new Mechanical Turk site reminds me of this old boingboing story about spammers leveraging humans to solve CAPTCHAs. Same thing, only the reward is different—Amazon offers pennies, the crackers offer porn. Again, the spammers and the porn industry are leading.

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