Google acquires ReCaptcha
16 Sep 2009
Google Blog just announced the acquisition by Google of ReCaptcha, an optical character recognition company. If you've ever tried to post, comment or subscribe to an online product and been asked to type in a duplicate of some squiggly letters or numbers to make sure you're really a human, you've used optical character recognition.
"We're excited to welcome the ReCaptcha team to Google,