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When working with the mobile version of one of the mobile sites, my connection got really slow, and (I think this is what) caused Apple.SE to show me a captcha. I'm okay with that, but I'd like to point out that the mobile site should have a mobile optimized captcha.

With slow internet connections in mind, I suggest to implement a mobile-optimized captcha page.

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As if Captchas weren't hard enough on mobile =P – Ben Brocka Nov 10 '11 at 20:28
@BenBrocka - Actually, I suspect that there may be a way to force iOS and possibly android to disable autocorrect with HTML attributes but I'm not sure. – Moshe Nov 10 '11 at 20:29
I was thinking more of the general interaction of typing, interesting if you can do that though, I'll have to look it up. Haven't heard of a good mobile captcha platform but a search found some interesting brainstorming: – Ben Brocka Nov 10 '11 at 23:39
@BenBrocka - Great find. – Moshe Nov 11 '11 at 0:15
+1 I've found this happens to me a lot when I first try to submit and it gets rejected (usually when it rejects a new tag because auto-correct got the tag name wrong). It could also be the slow connection, though. – HodofHod Jan 10 '12 at 23:34

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