Where and How is OCR Used

Optical Character Recognition (OCR) technology is a mature technology with wide business use. Essentially, it lets users extract text from an image so it can be manipulated in a word processor or database. In other words, it turns an otherwise difficult-to-use image into meaningful content. So, what are some of the more popular uses of…

3 Best Practice Tips for Effective Mobile Content Capture

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Mobile content capture continues to grow as more and more, smartphones are being used as primary devices. As Statista points out, automatic data capture solutions are regularly deployed for factory, warehouse, and logistics applications, and include both handheld and stationary bar code scanning and imaging devices, as well as bar code printers, and mobile computing solutions that…

How can I convert a book into a searchable PDF?

There are many reasons to convert a book to a digital format, such as PDF, Word, or ePub. A physical book is not friendly for searching text, and it can be inconvenient to carry a book around. A digitalized book can easily address these issues. Also, it works better for making a copy or transferring…

Document Capture service for online OCR

Dynamsoft is releasing a new online OCR (optical character recognition) hosting service, Dynamsoft Document Capture, to Convert scanned images and pdf files to editable word document. Designed to automate information capture from scanned documents or existing PDFs, users are empowered to extract text for purposes of document management, records archive, etc. Upon registration, you will…

Convert PDF and JPG files to Microsoft Word / Excel

We are pleased to announce that Dynamsoft Document Capture service is now online! It is an online OCR (optical character recognition) hosting service which converts PDF and image files to dozens of text formats. Here are some highlights of what you can do with the online conversion service: Convert image-over-text and image-based PDF documents to…