Today Readdle announces the release of Scanner Pro 2.0, the newest version of their popular iPhone application which transforms the device into portable document scanner. Scanner Pro 2.0 introduces number of important new functions like integration with Google Docs, camera stabilization, automatic paper edge detection and passcode protection.
Scanner Pro 2.0 easily handles situations when a hard copy document should be scanned and there is no scanner nearby. It lets people scan multipage documents, email them and even upload to Dropbox, Evernote, MobileMe iDisk or any other WebDAV enabled server. The application incorporates special algorithms to enhance image quality and make it as readable as possible.
Scanner Pro 2.0 integrates with Google Docs taking advantages of their recent optical character recognition function. It allows users to upload scans page by page to their Google Docs accounts and convert them into text documents for later editing on any desktop computer. There is also an option to upload a whole document as a PDF file.
Camera stabilization added in Scanner Pro 2.0 prevents images from becoming blurred while taking photos. Application automatically choose the moment to take a shot so a shake caused by a hand movement is minimal.
"Ranked as #1 business application in the App Store for several times Scanner Pro got huge customer base and a lot of feedbacks that we carefully gathered and eximined," says Igor Zhadanov, Readdle CEO. "Scanner Pro 2.0 addressed these feedbacks with new functions and improved interface that will keep its position of the top scanner application for the iPhone"
There are several more Scanner Pro 2.0 new features worth to be mentioned. Automatic page borders detection finds document edges on the image and crops it accordingly, while passcode protection prevents an unauthorized access to scans. Also, there is the option to upload multiple scanned documents to WebDAV server at once.
Pricing and Availability:
Scanner Pro 2.0 is $6.99 (USD) to new customers, free upgrade for existing users, and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Business category.