Evernote Now Lets You Scan Paper Business Cards to Create Contacts

Phone cameras are highly effective tools for scanning checks for bank deposits, and now you can also add business card scanner to its talents. The new feature comes from Evernote, the comprehensive note taking app. It’s perfect for those who have a growing collection of paper business cards whose sole purpose is to be a monumental fire hazard.

Once you’ve scanned in your own card, you can also use it to send to all of your contacts. If you’ve connected our Evernote account to LinkedIn, the app will also cross reference your contacts with our LinkedIn connections.  For now, Evernote is releasing this special feature to its Premium paying users, free users can only scan up to 5 cards.