Google Goggles launched at the end of last year on Android phones. Yesterday, the Google Mobile app added the Google Goggles feature. I downloaded it last night and played around with it.
Note: Glare kills it, so try to not take pictures of objects with a glare on it.
Here is my demo:
Hit the camera icon at the top:
Snap a picture of the object:
Google then scans it:
When a match is found, it returns an answer:
Clicking on the words "diet coke" returns a search result:
Now, I wonder if I will ever use this in a real life case.
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