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8 Best OCR apps for iOS

Optical Character Recognition is the wonder technology that was supposed to deliver us the paperless office. The promise of OCR was to convert all our paper documents into digital form. Despite our best efforts, paper continues to arrive on desks, and the chore of feeding each sheet into a scanner, then filing the result, has proved just too much effort for most of us to cope with. Even dedicated scanners like the PaperPort, which sit neatly behind your keyboard and process one page at a time, haven’t been enough to free us from the deluge of printed material.

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Top 10 Android Phones of 2012

What to look for in mobile phones – A. Camera : Phones have become a fun, convenient alternative to dedicated cameras, especially with all the cool photo apps around. Five megapixel should be considered a minimum, while 8MP is becoming the norm.

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Top 10 Free Microsoft Programs of 2012

Microsoft makes a staggering array of fantastic, free software. We have our favourite downloads from the list. As 2012 comes to its end, many new and old software have changed the way we use to use our favorite programs. For many PC users some of these software will come handy as they will make your time save and give you the exact outcome you ever wanted with your software.

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20 Best Apps : Must-Haves for Everyone With an iPad or iPhone

We see a lot of iPad and iPhone apps here. Some of them we try for a bit, check out what they have to offer and then discard. Other apps hang around a little longer; those are the ones we actually decide to review. Then there are the apps that really stick, the apps we use day in and day out, year after year. Those aren’t necessarily the apps that earn the highest rating, however. Sometimes it takes a while for an app to grow on you.

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