ScanR

API to detect text in images, built for developers

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Hi hunters! I'm the founder of scanR and would love to answer any question you have about our cool OCR API. The main goal is to offer a simple and affordable OCR service so developers can build awesome products on top of it.
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@sagivo Love this idea! Are you guys using tesseract behind the scenes?
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@gertig we do, tesseract is great. we also have some other "secret sauce" on top.
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@sagivo nice! Looking forward to giving it a try.
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Simon Burns
Product Earnin, Growth at Opendoor.
@sagivo congrats on the launch - we work with a lot of financial data that comes to us on PDFs and in old school file formats which are difficult to parse. This will be super useful!
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@realsimonburns awesome! can't wait to see what you build.
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Eric Willis
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scanR is a simple OCR API service that supports 32 languages and can extract text from images or PDF files.
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Nobel ChangCo-founder & CEO of Easy Streak
Very nice! Will DEFINITELY be putting this to good use in the near future
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Chema
Founder @yclascom @openclassifieds
Will work on captchas? :D
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How is this different from what I can do with Google's Cloud Vision or Microsoft Oxford?
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