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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 Evangelist Posts: 936   +178

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

    Jad Chaar TS Evangelist Posts: 6,475   +965

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

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