The Tesseract.Net SDK by Patagames offers an efficient optical character recognition library for .Net and provides high level service in equipping your application with text recognition abilities. Tesseract is an accurate OCR engine and can read a wide variety of image formats and convert them to text in over 60 languages. It can also easily convert your scanned document into searchable PDF.
In addition to the 6 new APIs we reviewed yesterday, another 7 were added to our API directory this week. These includes APIs for collaborative, social translation of site content, a service for personalized apparel, an API for sharing music links on Twitter, a microblogging service that lets users share information by answering the question "What are you trading?", and finally a very useful API that gives you access to the rich datasets from the United Nations and the World Health Organization. Here are more details on each of these services:
More and more consumers are using a second device (usually a mobile device such as a smartphone or tablet) while watching television. Many consumers are using their "second-screen" to update their Facebook status, post on Twitter, chat with friends or engage in other online social activities.