This is just unbelievably cool. Well, perhaps not “unbelievable”, but optical character recognition has been around forever and it’s taken to just now for that to be applied in such an obvious and useful way.
Major props to Microsoft on this.
Data entry just became easier! You can now take a picture of a printed data table and automatically convert it into a fully editable @msExcel spreadsheet. Rolling out to #Android users and coming soon to #iOS! Learn more: https://t.co/MLEsEidGA4 pic.twitter.com/4Bi3ulDLPx
— Microsoft Office News (@OfficeNews) February 28, 2019