Bing Vision service, which recently has the full support of this technology in our country, is receiving a upgrade in its structural part. In fact it is activated in their search server can recognize the covers of CDs and DVDs, as well as scan QR codes, Microsoft Tags, translation of the text (OCR) and barcodes classics. Other interesting feature is to recognize the newspaper articles, thanks to Bing Image Matching technology that allows users to quickly find the digital version of a print magazine or newspaper article.
A representative from Microsoft told the press:
Bing Vision for Newspapers allows users to take a picture of an item with the built in Windows Terminal Phone and address it to the digital version online.
With access to global consumers will find publications for more than 3,000 newspapers worldwide.
For now, everything remains on the card for the service to the public, certainly our engineers are working full speed to be able to make the service available from March already, we do not know if Italy has been able to use it.