X

This website uses cookies.

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Cookie Policy.

I agree
Learn More
Get Geeky Gifts in the Technabob Shop! Follow Us: E-Mail | Facebook | Twitter | Pinterest
Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob
AWESOMER MEDIA SITES: THE AWESOMER | MIGHTYMEGA | 95OCTANE

PlayThru CAPTCHA Alternative: Achievement Unlocked: You’re a Human!

by Lambert Varias
Advertisement

I don’t sign up for a lot of things – one of the many benefits of being antisocial and reclusive! – but when I do, I hate the CAPTCHA part. I know that accomplishing it is very simple, but there are just times when the text it wants me to spell is so mangled that I couldn’t possibly guess it right, making me doubt if I am indeed a person. I’m sure that I’m a gamer though, which is why I like PlayThru.

playthru captcha alternativeInstead of requiring users to type distorted text, PlayThru involves playing simple drag-and-drop games like the ones in the picture above. Even if you’re not a gamer, I think PlayThru is still easier and much more fun to figure out than CAPTCHA’s wavy or blurry characters. And if you can’t figure them out, I’m sure someone will make a walkthrough on GameFAQs. PlayThru is easy to install on popular platforms like WordPress, Drupal, phpBB, vBulletin, and there are also libraries available for PHP, Perl, Ruby, Python and .NET, so you have no excuse not to install it on your website if you have one.

You can try out PlayThru on its official website.

[via Ubergizmo]

Deals in The Technabob Shop



Threezero BioShock Big Daddy & Little Sister Action Figures

Threezero BioShock Big Daddy & Little Sister Action Figures

Nendoroid Wonder Woman Hero’s Edition

Nendoroid Wonder Woman Hero’s Edition

Advertisement
Björk: The Gate

Björk: The Gate

Independence Day: A Star Wars Story

Independence Day: A Star Wars Story

New 2018 TVR Griffith Can Go 200+ mph

New 2018 TVR Griffith Can Go 200+ mph

2019 Porsche Cayenne Turbo Ups the Performance SUV Ante

2019 Porsche Cayenne Turbo Ups the Performance SUV Ante