Project Naptha, a free browser plugin to easily copy text from inside a Web picture. Only works with Google Chrome at present, but…

“Depending on the number of sign-ups, a Firefox version may be released in a few weeks”.

Reportedly works on Web-res pictures and at angles, although I’m guessing that the excellent MS Office OneNote: Insert | Screen Clipping | ‘Copy text’ function might work better on tiny text.


Handy for those occasional screen captured TOCs, journal page scans without OCR, Google Books pages, and also for unfunny cats. Don’t like a LOLcat caption? Just…

“Right-click and you can erase the words from an image, edit the words, or even translate it into a different language”