As the evaluation of the anonymous voluntary user data has shown, the text recognition in Receipts is used a lot, but unfortunately failed far too often due to a slow algorithm. I took this as an opportunity to revise this area and test it first in the separate PDFify app. The results were very satisfying and so the new text recognition could now also find its way into Receipts.
The features to be emphasized are:
- increase in the speed of text recognition
- support for over 100 languages
- graphical optimization of the input images
A corresponding area for the above settings has been added to the preferences:
In Mojave's Dark Mode Receipts cuts a good figure. With this release also the dashboard was adapted accordingly. Also many other adjustments have been made in order to get a more pleasing optical appearance: