Readiris is not available for Linux but there are a few alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The best Linux alternative is CopyFish, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 25 alternatives to Readiris and three of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to Readiris are PaperScan (Paid) and WatchOCR (Free, Open Source).
Extract & translate text from images/videos/PDF on any website. Common reasons to extract text from images are if you want to google the text, store it, email it or translate it. Until now, our only option was to retype the text. Copyfish is sooooo much faster.