All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Handwriting recognition’

Kindle Touch Gets Handwriting Recognition

The Kindle Touch just got a new functionality – handwriting recognition. Puzzazz, a developer of puzzle games for Kindle devices, announced their new game yesterday. Sudoku Unbound #3 for the Kindle Touch introduces TouchWrite technology for the device that allows users to write with their fingers. The product page explains the new tech: Place your finger anywhere in the box …

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Google Writes Up OCRopus

Google is “happy to announce” the new OCRopus OCR Project, which will focus on the cutting edge of handwriting recognition technology.  Expect the Image Understanding and Pattern Recognition (IUPR) research group to do the heavy lifting, though – Google’s role will mostly be that of a sponsor.  (The state of Rhineland Palatinate, according to IUPR, is also providing funding.)

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