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Android Google Software Handhelds Input Devices

Google Docs' OCR Quality Tested 99

orenh writes "Google has released a Google Docs application for Android, which includes the ability to create documents by OCR-ing photos. I tested the application's OCR quality and found that it's mediocre under the best conditions and poor under real-world conditions. However, I believe that this poor performance is caused in part by an intentional decision by Google."
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Google Docs' OCR Quality Tested

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