Genius Scan - PDF Scanner by The Grizzly Labs (Universal)
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Released: Jun 22, 2010
Version: 6.1.6
Size: 83 MB
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Genius Scan - PDF Scanner

The Grizzly Labs
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Genius Scan is a document scanner app in your pocket. Quickly scan your paper documents on the go and export them as multi-page PDF files.

*** Apple App of the Week *** 20+ million users *** 1000s of small businesses ***

Place any document in front of your device’s camera: our scanner app automatically recognizes the paper against the background, crops it, and cleans up the result. You obtain a crisp, legible scan. Batch scanning lets you scan dozens of pages in a matter of seconds. Powerful tools help you organize, share, or archive your documents.

“Next time you plan to hit the road, don’t forget to download Genius Scan to make life easier for yourself and your accounting department.” - AppPicker.com

“Camera apps aren’t designed for close-up text scanning, but Genius Scan is.” - The Guardian

== KEY FEATURES ==

Smart Scanning:

- Document detection & background removal
- Distortion correction
- Shadow removal and defect cleanup
- Filters (black & white, whiteboard, photo)
- Batch scanning

PDF Creation & Editing:

- Document merging & splitting
- Multiple page PDF creation
- Photos and PDF import

Security & Privacy:

- On-device document processing
+ Face ID locking
+ PDF password encryption

Document Organization:

- Document tagging
- Metadata and content search
+ Smart document renaming (custom templates, …)
+ Backup and multi-device sync with Genius Cloud (separate subscription)

Export:

- Email
+ Box, Dropbox, Evernote, Expensify, Google Drive, iCloud Drive, OneDrive, OneNote, FTP, SugarSync, WebDAV.
+ Any WebDAV compatible service such as Citrix ShareFile, NextCloud, ownCloud, Synology, Yandex.
+ Automatic background auto-export

OCR (Text Recognition):

+ Text extraction
+ Searchable PDF creation
+ Business card scanning & contact creation

The features denoted with [+] are available as part of Genius Scan+ (a one-time purchase).

== ABOUT US ==

It’s in the heart of Paris, France that The Grizzly Labs develops Genius Scan. We take pride in crafting apps that help millions of users throughout the world and hold ourselves to the highest standards in terms of quality and privacy. Get in touch with us @thegrizzlylabs if you have any questions.

== PRICING & LEGAL ==

Genius Scan is free to use for as long as you want.

Should you choose to, you can buy Genius Scan+ for more features (a one-time fee). You can subscribe to Genius Cloud for backup & synchronization. In that case, Genius Scan’s store displays the duration and price of each subscription, updated at the time of purchase. Payment will be charged to iTunes account when the order is confirmed. Subscriptions automatically renew unless auto-renew is turned off no later than 24 hours before the end of the current period. Manage subscriptions, disable auto-renewal in the iTunes account settings.

https://www.thegrizzlylabs.com/genius-scan/cloud/terms

What's new in version 6.1.6
FIXED

- Fix potential crash when Retaking a page.
- Add a way to disable Text Recognition for Genius Scan in the iOS settings, in case a corrupt document causes Genius Scan to crash on launch. We will work on a further fix for this, but this will let you work around this problem should it affect you (very rare bug).
- Make flash button and batch button usable with VoiceOver.

IMPROVED

- For convenience, move folder selection button to the bottom right corner of the screen when selecting a target folder to export.
- When sending a document by email, you can tap on the export success notification: this will open the Mail app and may help when it fails to send emails properly.
Our verdict: Great!
  • + Genius Scan - PDF Scanner is a highly rated app (5-star).
  • + The app is free.
  • + Genius Scan - PDF Scanner is currently ranked #40 in free Business apps for iPhone, as well as #54 in free Business apps for iPad.
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