Google Goggles (Android) - Goggles uses image recognition technology to recognize objects and return relevant search results. Identifies products, famous landmarks, storefronts, artwork, and popular images found online. Goggles can translate words in English, French, Italian, German, Spanish, Portuguese & Russian. Goggles can extract contact information from business cards.
What's New in This Release:
· Fixed issue using camera on Samsung Galaxy S3
What's New in 1.9.1:
· Fixed an image rotation issue on some phones and some minor crashes
· Simplified user interface and feature set: the app now starts in the capture mode
· Search-from-camera no longer requires search history to be enabled.
· Faster, more robust object tracking in "continuous" mode
When scanning a QR code that has a URL encoded:
· The thumbnail of a page is shown
· URL is checked against a malicious URL blacklist
· More complete barcode coverage
· Support for non-autofocus cameras
· When Goggles fails to find an exact match - search for products that look similar.
What's New in 1.8.1:
· Fix several startup crashes and a crash when editing notes.
What's New in 1.8:
· In Continuous Mode, the recognized objects that you tap on are now saved to your Search History.
· Barcode recognition in Continuous mode is now twice as fast.
What's New in 1.7.1:
· Don't store inaccurate locations for queries in search history.
· Show the description field for user-submitted results.
· Don't crash when loading large bitmaps.
· Performance improvements in continuous mode.
What's New in 1.7:
· Continuous Mode allows you to use Goggles without pressing the shutter button
· Goggles can recognize text in a document and return a link to its online version. Try it on your favorite newspaper!
· You can help Goggles recognize more objects. Tap on 'Do you have a better suggestion' in the Goggles results page.
· Google Goggles will now show user submitted results in the search results page.
What's New in 1.6.1:
· Search from the Camera. You can now set up Google Goggles to automatically run on photos taken with your camera app.
· Goggles can now respond to barcode intents.
What's New in 1.5.2:
· Fixed a bug causing a crash in add to contacts