Turn your phone or tablet into a mobile scanner with Adobe Scan
June 1, 2017 – 09:55 | Comments Off on Turn your phone or tablet into a mobile scanner with Adobe Scan
Turn your phone or tablet into a mobile scanner with Adobe Scan

Adobe has released Adobe Scan 17.05.31 for iPhone, iPad and Android mobiles. The app allows users to turn their mobile camera into a scanner for various types of paper document, including receipts and magazine pages.
Apps …

Straighten text in scanned documents with Deskew
July 4, 2016 – 02:39 | Comments Off on Straighten text in scanned documents with Deskew
Straighten text in scanned documents with Deskew

Deskew is an open source package which can detect skewed text in scanned text documents, and output a straightened version.
It’s a command line tool, which is, well, inconvenient, but don’t let that put you off …

Analyse your network from your Android or iOS device with Fing
April 23, 2014 – 12:25 | Comments Off on Analyse your network from your Android or iOS device with Fing
Analyse your network from your Android or iOS device with Fing

Once upon a time, you knew exactly what was connected to your home network: your desktop, a laptop maybe and perhaps even your mobile phone. These days, keeping track of networked devices – from printers …

Scan pages directly to PDF with STP
March 21, 2014 – 11:08 | Comments Off on Scan pages directly to PDF with STP
Scan pages directly to PDF with STP

Converting a printed document to PDF can sometimes be a complicated process, where you must import the pages into a graphics tool, clean them up, then pass the results on to something else to generate …

Turn your iPhone or iPad into a fully functional scanner with Scanner Pro
January 6, 2014 – 13:20 | Comments Off on Turn your iPhone or iPad into a fully functional scanner with Scanner Pro
Turn your iPhone or iPad into a fully functional scanner with Scanner Pro

It’s not enough that the iPhone and iPad have designs on replacing your computer, they’ve one eye on rendering your scanner obsolete too. Thanks to apps like Scanner Pro, which is free on the App …

Analyze executable, archive and image file structures with FileScanner
April 11, 2012 – 06:10 | Comments Off on Analyze executable, archive and image file structures with FileScanner
Analyze executable, archive and image file structures with FileScanner

Analysing file structures can be a complicated business, and definitely isn’t for the technically faint of heart. It can be useful for troubleshooting or security analysis purposes, though, or even when trying to identify a …

Print and scan with your iPhone or iPad using Brother iPrint&Scan
August 3, 2010 – 12:21 | Comments Off on Print and scan with your iPhone or iPad using Brother iPrint&Scan
Print and scan with your iPhone or iPad using Brother iPrint&Scan

Brother iPrint&Scan is a free app for iPhone and iPad which enables users to make use of their Brother printer/scanner with their Apple device. The app can be used to connect wirelessly to a Brother …