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Run & Ride for Reading eV organized the 7th annual “Leselauf,” (Read run) a charity run to support literacy and education for children and young adults in Cologne on Thursday, June  29. The “run” consisted of a cycling round of about 18 kilometers from the Sportpark Müngersdorf to the Cologne Cathedral and… Read More »

PlagScan Runs for Literacy!


Plagiarism can be found in different forms and industries. Recently we have published an article about plagiarism in video games. This time, we have collected the most prominent cases where plagiarism was present in the movie industry. Rear Window (1954) vs. Disturbia (2007) The US thriller “Disturbia” is a reinterpretation… Read More »

Plagiarism in the movie industry



Coming up with inspirational and persuading speeches is a great challenge for public figures like politicians. Eloquent communication is a big deal for politicians, who need to keep up with great speakers like Martin Luther King Jr, Margaret Thatcher or John F. Kennedy. Sometimes, it seems easier to take parts from… Read More »

The Most Recent Cases of Plagiarism in Politics


PlagScan has been seeing a surge in South America within the last couple months – particularly in Peru. This surge is not only recognizable from our customers’ side, but also in an increased usage of our software among universities, schools and businesses. Take a look at the following video illustrating… Read More »

PlagScan Enjoys an Increased User Base in South America



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We are excited to introduce you our brand-new feature for Administrators of Organizations: user group with profiles If you have different categories of users within your organization (think student and teacher roles for example) you will love this feature: Now you can assign each group a profile to specify their… Read More »

New feature: User Groups with Profiles


The PlagScan meeting area is 50m² large combining meeting tables, kitchen and space to hang. The 5 large windows lighten the room and give us the chance to have a great view over Cologne, Ehrenfeld.   Picture 1: overview about the Kitchen and the Meeting room area      … Read More »

PlagScan meeting room



At this year’s paste©conference at the University of Cologne PlagScan CEO Markus Goldbach gave an answer to the question: “Why is plagiarism software fair?”. If want to know more about the conference itself please check our post here. We all agree that plagiarism is persona non grata in higher education. Students should not… Read More »

7 Reasons for Why Plagiarism Software is Fair


PlagScan took part in the successful paste© conference of the Media and Theatre Institute at the University of Cologne on April 21.  The dynamic ten men team of students wanted to make their fellow students aware of what it means to copy and paste in our digital world. They covered the vast topic in… Read More »

PlagScan at the Paste© Conference



A refreshing breeze has been wafting in PlagScan’s office the last two weeks as a new member has joined the team. Christelle, our new head of PR and marketing has an Indian background and grew up in Reunion Island, a French island near South Africa – A perfect fit for our… Read More »

New staff member in the PR and Marketing Department


  20 MB => 100 MB! A common theme we’ve seen in customer feedback was the request for an increased data size when uploading documents to the software. To accommodate the request, we are happy to announce an increased maximum file size from 20 MB to 100 MB! This will… Read More »

PlagScan Updates the Possible Uploading File Size