Microsoft brings OCR text scanning to SkyDrive images

By Shawn Knight
Aug 30, 2013
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  1. Microsoft’s cloud storage service now has the ability to extract text from images through a process known as optical character recognition (OCR). The Bing-powered technology is the first of several features designed to make SkyDrive photos smarter according to a...

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  2. treeski

    treeski TS Guru Posts: 921   +155

    Cool... it's a feature I recently started taking advantage of in OneNote. I wonder if it supports other alphabets.
  3. JC713

    JC713 TS Evangelist Posts: 7,210   +951

    I have an awesome app on my phone for this. Very useful.

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