Google’s new Bubble Zoom feature will make reading comics on your phone easier

Tweet Share San Diego Comic-Con is officially in full swing, and Google is getting in on the action with a new feature meant for comics fans. The company just announced that Google Play Books now supports a feature called Bubble Zoom, which uses machine learning to detect text bubbles in comic panels and increase their size with just a tap. With it, Android users on phones and tablets can enjoy full page layouts without sacrificing readability. Anyone who reads comics on their smartphone can tell you that reading dialogue can be difficult, especially on smaller screen sizes. Comixology has up until now gotten around the problem with Guided View, which zooms in on panels and pages to highlight speech and art one scene at a time. Google’s Bubble Zoom feature (which…


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