Search the World's Largest Database of Information Science & Technology Terms & Definitions
InfInfoScipedia LogoScipedia
A Free Service of IGI Global Publishing House
Below please find a list of definitions for the term that
you selected from multiple scholarly research resources.

What is OCR

Encyclopedia of Organizational Knowledge, Administration, and Technology
The fundamental process of OCR involves examining the text of a document and translating the characters into code that can be utilized for data processing.
Published in Chapter:
Phishing Attacks in Mobile Platforms
Thangavel M. (Thiagarajar College of Engineering, India), Yaamine A. M. (Thiagarajar College of Engineering, India), and Nandhini J. T. (Thiagarajar College of Engineering, India)
DOI: 10.4018/978-1-7998-3473-1.ch084
On facing this fast-moving world every bit of the world is leading by technology. Mobile phones are the major part of our day to day life. Mobile platforms are said to be the hardware and software environment for laptops, tablets, smartphones and also for other portable devices. Mobile operating systems and browsers lack secure application identity indicators, so the user cannot always identify whether a link takes to the expected application. Phishing is a most popular attack and it gets targeted mostly at financial organizations. It is a type of online theft where the sensitive information is obtained by redirecting the victim to malicious websites. This chapter discusses about Phishing attacks in Mobile Platforms.
Full Text Chapter Download: US $37.50 Add to Cart
More Results
The Human Resources Perspective on the Multigenerational Workforce
Optical character recognition or reader is a business solution for automating data extraction from physical text with the use of technology to distinguish printed or handwritten text characters.
Full Text Chapter Download: US $37.50 Add to Cart
Assistive Technology Solutions for Individuals with Learning Problems: Conducting Assessments Using the Functional Evaluation for Assistive Technology (FEAT)
Acronym for Optical Character Recognition, a system, that may be a piece of hardware plugged into a PC or software, which translates print into a format that can be “read and spoken” by the computer or translated into Braille.
Full Text Chapter Download: US $37.50 Add to Cart
Library Digitization: Values and Challenges
This is a software that converts image documents to editable documents.
Full Text Chapter Download: US $37.50 Add to Cart
Application of Natured-Inspired Technique to Odia Handwritten Numeral Recognition
Optical character recognition is the recognition of scanned images of hand written or printed characters.
Full Text Chapter Download: US $37.50 Add to Cart
eContent Pro Discount Banner
InfoSci OnDemandECP Editorial ServicesAGOSR