iPhone App Turns Scanned Business Cards Into LinkedIn Connections

iPhone App Turns Scanned Business Cards Into LinkedIn Connections
technology

Professional social network updates CardMunch to include better usability and interface.

Yi Chen
  • 16 november 2011


LinkedIn has launched a new version of its CardMunch application on the iPhone that allows users to convert business cards into digital contacts. The user simply takes a photo of the business card and the app automatically recognizes the text and matches it with the person’s LinkedIn profile. The user can then get a glimpse of more information such as mutual contacts, credentials and education.

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