OCR-IT Announces a Powerful Cloud-Based OCR API for Ad-Hoc Integrators and Mobile Developers

This press release has been published on August 29, 2011 here: http://www.i-newswire.com/ocr-it-delivers-a-powerful-cloud/126874 August 30, 2011 – OCR-IT LLC, a fast-growing document conversion and image processing company, today announced public availability of its newest cloud-based OCR Web API, code-named “OCR Cloud 2.0”. The platform ties together high-quality Optical Character Recognition (OCR) technologies from several leading manufacturers through a powerful HTTP POST API. The API allows developers with various backgrounds and working environments to access powerful image and picture cleanup tools and text recognition algorithms. Optical character recognition supports over 50 Latin and Cyrillic languages, provides enhanced control over text extraction and supports a wide selection of output formats. “As today’s mobile cameras, such as in iPhone 4 and soon to be released iPhone 5, as well as Android-based phones and tablets, continue to increase picture quality, smart developers are looking for new and creative ways to combine these data-gathering resources together with this Web OCR API to create applications that excite end users,” said principals at OCR-IT. “By offering this advanced OCR API, OCR Cloud 2.0 offers developers a chance to create applications that have low costs in development and usage but can lead in innovation.” Historically, high quality OCR has been developed for Windows platform, while other popular operating systems such as Mac OS and Linux, and mobile platforms such as iOS and Android, are left with inferior OCR technologies. OCR-IT OCR Cloud 2.0 erases these boundaries with high-quality Optical Character Recognition and accurate text extraction from any Web-enabled platform, making it truly OS-independent. Now, every developer can utilize this feature-rich powerful productivity technology to create a variety of never-seen-before applications....