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Comment: That's easy. Let the market decide! (Score 1) 800

by Emmi59 (#46937491) Attached to: Autonomous Car Ethics: If a Crash Is Unavoidable, What Does It Hit?
Every owner of a car should have the possibility to pay for a "crash avoidance insurance". That is, the more he pays, the higher the chance to be avoided by a crash from an autonomous car. The program then only has to compare 2 numbers (the amount of money each car owner spent) - et voila - hit that poor drivers cheap Suzuki and avoid the rich mans costly BMW...

Comment: No surprise! (Score 1) 276

by Emmi59 (#46040743) Attached to: Yep, People Are Still Using '123456' and 'Password' As Passwords In 2014
What do you expect to be the *most common* passwords used? Something like "nx4897)(/)hahaha98@79"? Would be more interesting to know *how often* simple passwords are used. If the highest percentage of a single weak password in use was about 0.0001%, everything should be fine. But if >=10% of all passwords used were a weak, that would be bad...

Comment: Picture or object recogniction is a failure... (Score 1) 192

by Emmi59 (#27377731) Attached to: 3D-Based CAPTCHAs Become a Reality

When providing a picture or an 3D object as a captcha - in which LANGUAGE do you expect the users to answer?
Do you really believe that the whole world has to be fluent English (or whatever your native language might be) speakers to solve them? What about the whole rest of the world?
What about people who know what they see, but cant type in its name correctly? Is it a bunnie? A bonny? A buny? Or a bunny? Or is it a hare? A hair? Captcha solving is not meant to be an orthography test after all...
Think again and youll see - epic fail!

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