ABBYY® is proud to announce that its mobile scanner app FineScanner has been honored for Best Mobile: Productivity in the 19th Annual Webby Awards. Its award-winning FineScanner app is the #1 business application in 98 countries based on its ability to turn a mobile phone into a high quality scanning device.
Presented by the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences (IADAS), The Webby Awards are the leading international awards honoring excellence on the Internet and have been hailed as the “Internet’s highest honor” by The New York Times.
“We see this award as further recognition of the fact that the unique technologies used in ABBYY FineScanner deliver real value to our numerous customers around the globe,” said Artem Kumpel, Director of Lingvo and Mobile Department at ABBYY.
“Honorees like ABBYY FineScanner are setting the standard for innovation and creativity on the Internet,” said David-Michel Davies, Executive Director of The Webby Awards. “It is an incredible achievement to be selected among the best from the nearly 13,000 entries we received this year.”
FineScanner's exclusive technology turns any mobile iOS device into a powerful all-purpose mobile scanner and document manager that allows the device to quickly capture images, create electronic documents in PDF and JPG. On scanned document optical character recognition (OCR) can be applied to digitize text in 44 languages for editing and sharing in 12 output formats. FineScanner is ideal for travelers, sales people, small businesses, government, and students for it’s anytime, anywhere scanning capabilities.
The Webby Awards are the leading international award honoring excellence on the Internet, including Websites, Advertising & Media, Online Film & Video, Mobile Sites & Apps, and Social. Established in 1996, The Webby Awards received nearly 13,000 entries from all 50 states and over 60 countries worldwide this year. The Webby Awards is presented by the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences (IADAS).
ABBYY is a leading global provider of technologies and solutions that help businesses to action information. The company sets the standard in content capture and innovative language-based technologies that integrate across the information lifecycle. ABBYY solutions are relied on to optimize business processes, mitigate risk, accelerate decision making and drive revenue. ABBYY technologies are used and licensed by some of the largest international enterprises and government organizations, as well as SMBs and individuals. The company maintains offices in Australia, Canada, Cyprus, France, Germany, Japan, Spain, Taiwan, the UAE, the UK, Ukraine, and the United States. For more information, visit Key Facts.
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