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Most people barely understand what the Internet is, beyond the "and then a miracle happens" level. Most people think a robot is always an automated mechanical device. Actually, it isn't clear most people get even that far, drpending on what population you're using "people" to represent. May I suggest you refine the question?


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No. In my experience most people without technical knowledge don't know what an Internet robot is unless you specifically explain it to them. Even though Captchas have been around for years, they fail to explain why Captchas exist. They'll usually just explain that they are to prevent spam or robots, but they don't explain that things like web crawlers and ...



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