Authors: Youngmin Baek, Bado Lee, Hwalsuk Lee
Description: Character-level text detection based on weakly-supervised learning. Multi-scale experiment result. CLOVA-AI team, Naver Corp. (Paper in preparation)
Authors: chen zhao cai
Description: this one includes some improvements over EAST(https://github.com/argman/EAST) , this one is a single scale result, but i enlarge the original image by 2X because of so many small texts.
Authors: Xuebo Liu, Ding Liang, Junjie Yan
Description: FOTS_v2 improves the performance on long text, such as Chinese.
FOTS: Fast Oriented Text Spotting with a Unified Network, accepted by CVPR 2018