Bypass reCaptcha for web scraping in Ruby

CAPTCHA is very common these days especially while purchasing online products or logging into a website. The use of CAPTCHA for these websites is to ensure that they are dealing with a human in a condition where human interaction is essential for security.

Dealing with a CAPTCHA is pretty essential in web scraping since it can easily break down the crawlers during the process of data extraction. So, for the developers who code their own scrapers, there are many CAPTCHA solving services that can be integrated into their scraping system. 2Captcha is one of the…