news from bill janssen of PARC, that the ocr tesseract
software continues to evolve, with active development
from Google.  this is open source work.

via bookpeople.


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From: Bill Janssen 
Date: Sat, 10 Mar 2007 01:51:16 PST

Those of us interested in OCR will want to keep an eye on

From that Web page: ``We are planning on an alpha-release of the
system in Q1. It's a technology preview that shows the architecture
and is already quite useful...''

This is the follow-on to the Tesseract work that came out last year.

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