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meanings

This app allows you to define words by tapping on the word via a video stream, it works on books, or any other printed text document

This app allows you to define words by tapping on the word via a video stream, it works on books, or any other printed text document

meanings

by jinahadam
meanings
meanings
meanings

What is it about?

This app allows you to define words by tapping on the word via a video stream, it works on books, or any other printed text document. It uses this pseudo Augmented reality technique, saving you the trouble of typing the word into a conventional dictionary.

meanings

App Details

Version
1.1
Rating
(16)
Size
56Mb
Genre
Reference Utilities
Last updated
July 17, 2014
Release date
June 26, 2013
More info

App Store Description

This app allows you to define words by tapping on the word via a video stream, it works on books, or any other printed text document. It uses this pseudo Augmented reality technique, saving you the trouble of typing the word into a conventional dictionary.

Usage/Promo Video : http://vimeo.com/jinahadam/meanings

Usage
* point the video stream on the page/printed document
* let it focus
* tap the word you want to define.
* if it fails or the text is inaccurate adjust the distance between the phone and the page/printed text.

Features
* night mode.
* Define in Dictionary (iOS built in)
* Define in Google (requires internet)
* Search Wikipedia for the word (requires internet)
* Autodefine, define with just one tap.
* Copy word to clipboard.

Disclaimer
This app uses, Image Processing/OCR technologies, the result may not be always accurate, especially if the font is not a standard font. However every effort has been made to make the results as accurate as possible