ABBYY has expanded the popular series of ABBYY Mobile OCR Utilities for the Apple iPhone with the addition of two new applications,namely ABBYY TextGrabber and ABBYY StreetGrabber. New applications allow iPhone users to instantly extract text from various printed sources, capture postal addresses on-the-go and search them on the maps. Based on ABBYY’s own award-winning Optical Character Recognition technology, they deliver accurate and fast recognition of text and contact information.
ABBYY today announces ABBYY Mobile OCR Utilities, a new series of mobile mini-applications for the Apple iPhone. ABBYY LinkGrabber, ABBYY MailGrabber and ABBYY PhoneGrabber each capture one specific type of contact data, a link, an email address, or a phone number respectively, and transfer them from a magazine page, an ad, or a billboard directly to the iPhone for further use. These utilities help iPhone users to easily extract valuable information from a variety of printed materials.
The 2010 MOBI Awards have chosen WorldCard Mobile as the Best Mobile App OCR, honoring the app as a leading mobile innovator. WorldCard Mobile is the leading business card scanning application for iPhone. Using state of the art Optical Character Recognition technology, the app allows users to instantly transfer information from business cards into their contacts without any manual input. WorldCard Mobile has already been praised for its superior recognition abilities and functionality.