Monday, May 03, 2010

Joining Facebook!

I'm really excited to announce that I'm going to be joining Facebook to work on the infrastructure team. With all the growth Facebook has seen comes unique challenges in scaling systems. I'm looking forward to working on this.

Of course, this also means saying good bye to Google and reCAPTCHA. It's been over 3 years since we started working on the crazy idea of getting millions of people to digitize the world's books in their spare time. I'm looking forward to seeing reCAPTCHA continue to grow.

Monday, February 01, 2010


From time to time, reCAPTCHA will give users odd juxtapositions of words. I got quite a kick out of seeing this one:

I think this would make a great show!