Windows Azure Marketplace in 50 New Countries, Adds Bing OCR Service Bing OCR (Optical Character Recognition) Control is now available on the Windows Azure Marketplace--exapnds in to the 50 additional countries.
Convert to "readable" text using google docs for free. OCR built in. Great little video demo and background info. I have used a few times and see that it needs to be a clean document without tables and handwritten notes on the page. Works on PC or Mac.
License Plate Recognition with OpenCV 2 : OCR License Plate Recognition - In this tutorial I show how to applyl the Tesseract - Optical Character Recognition (OCR) in a License Plate Recognition application.
Prizmo - Scanning, OCR, and Speech by Creaceed SPRL. OCR Scanner is a combination between Pixels (your pictures) and text (what you will get) by Optical character recognition usually abbreviated to OCR which is the mechanical or electronic conversion of scanned images of handwritten, typewritten or printed text into machine-encoded text.