Yearly Archives: 2017



This week, our new Blog Post is a little special. From now on, we would like to inform you about various topics around technology. In this post, we would like to introduce you to the virtual reality and web applications. However, Before you continue reading this post, take a look… Read More »

Virtual Reality in Web Applications



How Reading Expands Your Creativity
Photo by Jacalyn Beales on Unsplash When you pick up a book, you are usually intrigued by the plot or narrative ahead, ready to get into the minds of characters and imagine a new world. On many different levels, people enjoy reading because it is an escape and a way to explore, or… Read More »

Experiencing Writer’s Block? Here’s How Reading Expands Your Creativity


PlagScan stands for quality assurance in education and the support of creative and independent thinking. Although we can’t emphasize the importance of education, we also value something else at least as much: The environment and sustainability. For this reason, we have been supporting the BundesUmweltWettbewerb (Federal Environment Competition) of the… Read More »

PlagScan Supports Environment and Sustainability Efforts



Photo by Sebastian Pichler on Unsplash This week, we would like to tackle the difference between plagiarism and copyright infringement. Those two terms are closely related, however, remain different in certain aspects.  What are copyright and copyright infringement?   According to the Oxford dictionary, the definition of copyright is “the exclusive and assignable… Read More »

Plagiarism versus Copyright Infringement


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Only a couple of weeks ago, Julius Genske spent his time thinking about building supporting systems for physical processes. Today, the 21-year-old sits at PlagScan German headquarters, working on virtual problem-solving within the premises of our plagiarism scanner. The computational engineering science student from the RWTH (Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule) Aachen… Read More »

RWTH Aachen Student Receives First Experiences in Software Development at ...




  What is Didacta? The world’s largest education fair, Didacta – usually held in Germany – expands to Italy. The fair’s committee chose one of the oldest and most beautiful cities in Italy, Florence. Didacta Fierra will host more than 80 workshops as well as numerous seminars and activities around the… Read More »

PlagScan Goes to Didacta Italy – Firenze



PlagScan has been integrable into numerous Learning Management Systems (LMS), like Moodle, Canvas etc. for quite some time. To keep up with the latest standards of your system, we have updated our Learning Tool Interoperability (LTI) integration, which lets you integrate external tools like PlagScan into your LMS. A beta… Read More »

PlagScan Releases Beta Version of New LTI Integration for Canvas


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  The current state It appears that today in spite of the fact that e-education has had a noteworthy influence on education generally, still outdated education methods still prevail. Higher schooling is still under heavy criticism for absurdly high tuition charges and rising unemployment rates, which reveals deprived development in… Read More »

Impact of Digitization and the way we Learn