Recognize text from images using the open source Tesseract OCR Engine.
The cloud storage service can extract text from photos taken with Windows Phone devices, useful for shots of business cards, train schedules, and memos.
Thanks to its killer accuracy, Presto OCR is a powerhouse bargain--perfect for home and casual use. Only OmniPage, with its batch-processing scheduler, is a serious competitor.
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The newest addition to LG's L-Series line of smartphones sports Android 4.0 and a 1GHz dual-core processor.
The most recent update to Google Translate for Android gives it the power to translate text directly from photos.
The Google Docs Android app includes a cool new feature that allows documents to be converted into editable text. We'll show you how to use it and what camera setting we suggest using for best results.
The scanning and perspective correction tech found in Creaceed's desktop software is headed to the iPhone. It'll let you snap business cards or documents, fix perspective, and pull out text.
The latest version of Uniflow, Canon's corporate document management system, uses OCR to prevent people from printing or copying documents that contain specific words.
From high-priced consulting to working as human OCR, here's 10 ways to stay home and earn money.
More than 2.6 million images from public domain e-books have been uploaded to Flickr as part of an Internet Archive project -- with 12 million more to come.
That's a handy option, but Apple also needs to show more progress in the overarching area of mobile payments.