I want to have time to learn. How do I organize my time?

I want to have time to learn. How do I organize my time?

What does your world look like if you have time to learn? Picture it in your mind. There’s a gap between where you are today and where you’d like to be tomorrow. What’s contributing to the gap?The gap exists for …

Digital Book

How to scan a book in 3 steps

Today, I’m  going to show you how to scan your very own eBook in 3 steps. Step 1: Capture the book content You will need 6 basic materials to capture the book content: camera, camera tripod, glass, shoebox, light and …

Phone Drive Navigation

What is a-GPS?

Assisted GPS is used by most mobile phone devices. It can help improve GPS in poor signal conditions. But what is it? How does it work? What is a-GPS? The acronym stands for assisted global positioning system. How does it …

Eye Scan

Book Scanning: Step 3, Use ABBYY for OCR to produce an eBook

In a previous post, I walked through how to pre-process the captured content to maximize successful optical character recognition (OCR) . In this post, we’ll use ABBYY FineReader for optical character recognition (OCR) to produce an eBook. Getting a physical …

Book Magic

Book Scanning: Step 2, Pre-process the captured content using Scan Tailor

In a previous post, I broke down how to capture the physical book content using a camera. We’ll go over how to pre-process the captured content to maximize successful optical character recognition (OCR). Getting a physical book onto your Kindle …

Camera on books

Book Scanning: Step 1, Capture the book content

Tired of paying for Kindle ebooks? Here’s how you can make your own! Getting a physical book onto your Kindle requires 3 basic steps: Capture the book content using a camera. Pre-process the captured content using Scan Tailor. Use ABBYY …