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[–]CANDYASSES 1 insightful - 1 fun1 insightful - 0 fun2 insightful - 1 fun -  (5 children)

ṫḩǡȶś ọҝ.

ῑ ạɱ ţȓŷįᾑɡ ῥȧṧṡȉὴǧ ṁȳ ḉõɱɱêրԷṡ ťẖŗȕ аῂ ộἧḷḭրḗ óḃẛùṣćáʈơř.

ἱ ẇậṉṫ ťồ śêḛ ῒϝ ťĥȇ ƅồŧș ⅽǎṋ ȓḛаɗ ıṫ όř ηọȶ.

[–]TheAmeliaMay 1 insightful - 1 fun1 insightful - 0 fun2 insightful - 1 fun -  (4 children)

Edit: apparently he meant if people can read the text, not just bots, in which case: the answer is yes.


Definitely not. There are only two ways a robot can read so'm:

  1. It takes the text directly from the website

  2. It takes a screenshot and passes it through an AI

The problems with these are that:

  1. The bot would have to know to convert all the special characters to normal, ASCII characters

  2. AIs ain't very good at discerning obfuscated text, which is why captchas are a thing

[–]CANDYASSES 4 insightful - 1 fun4 insightful - 0 fun5 insightful - 1 fun -  (3 children)

there are actually online interfaces(api's) that allow bots to automatically send a query to a slave labor company that will solve captchas for your bot for pennies.

just fyi.

[–]Node 2 insightful - 1 fun2 insightful - 0 fun3 insightful - 1 fun -  (0 children)

https://2captcha.com/

Starting from 0.5 USD for 1000 solved CAPTCHAs

Those are some cheap pajeets.

[–]TheAmeliaMay 1 insightful - 1 fun1 insightful - 0 fun2 insightful - 1 fun -  (1 child)

That ain't a bot reading it, that's a real person. If you're asking if you can pay people to read obfuscated text: yes.

[–]CANDYASSES 1 insightful - 1 fun1 insightful - 0 fun2 insightful - 1 fun -  (0 children)

i am fully convinced that ameliamay is a bot. /s