If your mobile phone, handheld or mp3-player is equipped with a digital camera (or that can be the camera itself), it can instantly become a powerful assistant in handling documents of all kinds and values. Business cards, signs, announcements ?- with TopOCR on your device, you will be able to recognize textual data on graphical documents and handle it appropriately.
Despite that cameras on mobile devices still leave much to be desired, the software features high accuracy of character recognition. TopOCR can retrieve textual data from any number or size of images — text-only or mixed with pictures, properly aligned or skewed one way or the other, with sufficient or poor lighting. The program will automatically make proper adjustments and recognize the text correctly. Just take advantage of the command-line interface functionality to process such images in bulk numbers.
OCR text can be exported to searchable PDF or HTML files or open in a comprehensive visual editor for further editing. For high performance, the application is equipped with a built-in multi-lingual translator; it allows reading and spell-checking around a dozen of different languages. And if you prefer listening rather than reading, check out the applications text to MP3 converter and create your very own free audio eBooks.
At the bottom, its worthy of reminding that normally OCR applications are sold quite expensive. TopOCR is available completely free of charge. This adds yet another point to its value.
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