Paperwork is a GUI to make papers easily searchable using OCR. The basic idea behind Paperwork is "scan & forget" : You should be able to just scan a new document and forget about it until the day you need it again.
Simple Scan is a user-friendly frontend to SANE, can scan documents or photos. It makes OCR easily accessible, or allows to export to PDF files or various image formats, or print scanned files directly.
An effort to evolve the old paper business card into newer social formats as Passbook, HTML5+hCard, VCF. Along with QRcodes.
YAGF is a graphical front end for Tesseract and Cuneiform OCR Systems under the Linux OS. With YAGF you can open already scanned image files (including PDF and multi-paged TIFF) or obtain new images via XSane (scanning results are automatically passed to YAGF). Once you have a scanned image you can select particular image areas for recognition, set the recognition language and so on. YAGF also provides some OCR assistance like image restoration for poor quality images, skew correction, text ma