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    Google Goggles solves Sudoku

    [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rdftOloAH9Q]YouTube - Google Goggles Sudoku Demo[/ame]



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    Re: Google Goggles solves Sudoku

    I just did it. It's crazy. It's pretty much a damn tricorder at this point.



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    Re: Google Goggles solves Sudoku

    Yep tried it here too. Now if it could go to work for me.



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    Re: Google Goggles solves Sudoku

    As the above two stated, I did the same thing. It's pretty cool and pointless.



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    Re: Google Goggles solves Sudoku

    Quote Originally Posted by TrueAndValiant View Post
    I just did it. It's crazy. It's pretty much a damn tricorder at this point.
    Tricorder - moonblink - A tricorder for Android. - Project Hosting on Google Code



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    Re: Google Goggles solves Sudoku

    Just downloaded it.. looks pretty awesome!



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    Re: Google Goggles solves Sudoku

    Quote Originally Posted by rworkman83 View Post
    As the above two stated, I did the same thing. It's pretty cool and pointless.
    I'm going to bet my wife sexual favors that I can do sudoku puzzles faster than her. She knows I suck at them so this will be epic.



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    Re: Google Goggles solves Sudoku

    Anyone really use this app. I find it just sitting on my phone, finally got rid of it.


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    Re: Google Goggles solves Sudoku

    Quote Originally Posted by guitarchitect7 View Post
    Anyone really use this app. I find it just sitting on my phone, finally got rid of it.
    Google Goggles? I use it quite a bit to identify pictures and use it as my bar code scanning software.



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    Re: Google Goggles solves Sudoku

    It works as bar code scanning, even on QR codes? Well that I didn't know...


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    Re: Google Goggles solves Sudoku

    Pretty simple technology. There has been text recognition software on the market for years and writing code to solve a soduko probably isn't all that hard. Combining those to run on a phone in a seamless quick program is the challenge.



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    Re: Google Goggles solves Sudoku

    Quote Originally Posted by guitarchitect7 View Post
    It works as bar code scanning, even on QR codes? Well that I didn't know...
    QR codes is the main thing that I use it for.



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    Re: Google Goggles solves Sudoku

    He still should have to write the answers down on the paper.


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    Re: Google Goggles solves Sudoku

    Quote Originally Posted by rworkman83 View Post
    QR codes is the main thing that I use it for.
    Well, that's good to know, thanks!!!


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    Re: Google Goggles solves Sudoku

    Quote Originally Posted by pyrocyz View Post
    Pretty simple technology. There has been text recognition software on the market for years and writing code to solve a soduko probably isn't all that hard. Combining those to run on a phone in a seamless quick program is the challenge.
    Being an electrical engineer, I only program when I have to, but I would say that an algorithm that works on a phone as quickly as that did to solve a Sudoku puzzle is pretty impressive.



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