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Google’s Book Scanning Technology Revealed

January 7th, 2010 01:32 admin Leave a comment Go to comments

blee37 writes “Last March we discussed Google’s patent for a rapid book scanning system. This article describes and provides pictures of how the system works in practice. Google is secretive, but the system’s inner workings were apparently divulged by University of Tokyo researchers who wrote a research article on essentially identical technology. There are also videos of robotic page flippers and information about how Google wants to use music to help humans flip pages.”

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