[AI] Free OCR on Windows based mobile phone
nageswara1982 at gmail.com
Sun Sep 12 02:04:02 EDT 2010
This is what I came across in a mail to SayEverything about TopOCR:
While travelling we often stumble on a good newspaper or magazine article.
If you find one such piece interesting and desire to take a copy of it, the
best option these days is to take a snapshot of it with your mobile camera.
In this regard, the mobile phone camera acts as a scanner. Now, if you wish
to convert this camera text image into normal editable text, the software
TopOCR (http://www.topocr.com/) could come in handy. This free software lets
you easily convert any text image into a normal text file - you just need to
make it accessible to TopOCR. When you start TopOCR, it displays two windows
side-by-side - one for the image file and other for the OCR text output.
Once you are satisfied with the text output, TopOCR allows you to save it as
a PDF or HTML file. In addition, using the program's text-to-speech feature
one can convert the OCR text output to an MP3 audio file. Of course, this
feature can be used to create audio from any text file - just load the text
file into the TopOCR text window and press the TexToSpeech button.
Subject: [AI] Free OCR on Windows based mobile phone
From: "harish" <harish at accessindia.org.in>
Date: 12/09/2010 10:47 am
Don't know about the accessability or the claims.
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