Tag Archive: http

Jan 25

10 lines-of-code OCR HTTP service with Python, Tesseract and Tornado

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Hi I believe that every builder-hacker should have their own little Swiss-army-knife server that just does everything they need, but as a webservice. You can basically do anything as a service nowadays: image/audio/video manipulation, mock-cloud data storage, offload heavy computation, and so on. Tornado, the lightweight Python webserver is perfect for this, and since so …

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