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


  In times of centralized access to information, PlagScan fuels critical thinking, professional writing and the creation of original content to protect the fundamentals of research and creativity. We have worked, developed and progressed for nearly 10 years to maintain such goals and remained faithful to our mission statement, which serves… Read More »

Guidelines and Mission @ Plagscan



What are Beneficial Skills for Future (Digital) Workers? Education faces the following scenario: The 21st century has opened many new doors in terms of employment possibilities. Freelancing and remote work has become a common way of employment in different occupations. So-called digital nomads have created a new lifestyle of combining… Read More »

The Shift from Knowledge Education to Digital Education


Fake news has been making waves in the media. Like many, I get my news from social media – articles shared by friends, Youtube videos about current events or alleged quotes from public figures often appear credible. A variety of different voices and perspectives allow me to build my own opinion, independently of… Read More »

What’s Behind the Issue of Fake News?