Google Docs for Android Turns Pics into Editable Docs

eWeek: Google Docs application for Android lets users turn photos with text into documents that may be edited.

"Google Docs app for Android, intended for download from the Android Market by folks with English phones running Android 2.1 and later, lets users tap a button to create a new document from photo or select the camera icon from the widget."

"The document will appear in the documents list after the phone user snaps the picture. Google said users may also convert existing photos from their Android phone by sharing them with the Google Docs app."

"This feature leverages Google's wealth of optical character recognition (OCR) technology fomented by the Google Books group."

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