Google engineers working on software to automatically read home and business addresses off photographs taken by Street View vehicles, have created a product so good that not only can it be used for address reading, it can solve CAPTCHAs, as well. 319 more words
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Amazing really but I was expecting to read these news…
Sometimes I wish I had a computer do the actual captcha solving for me :)
When Google’s Street View cars drive up and down the streets of a town, they don’t just collect images. They also log addresses, which helps match Street View with Maps. 247 more words
I got excited watching an episode of Dragon’s Den on BBC-K. A few seconds of searching (and reading) later, these start popping up.