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OCR character recognition – translating images to text

Recently I had to translate a large stack of paperwork into text. Instead of doing this manually (by typing in all the content myself), I decided to test out some of the OCR software for Linux. There’s a few out there, but the most popular is by far gocr (http://jocr.sourceforge.net/) and perhaps tesseract (http://code.google.com/p/tesseract-ocr/). Scanning Continue reading OCR character recognition – translating images to text