Content regarding the topics plagiarism, copyright, education technology, etc.

Author: Jane Sandwood. Whether you are studying in a secondary or tertiary institution, it is easy to feel overwhelmed by the quantity of work required, especially if you are aiming for top grades. Some students rely on services such as essay mills, which are not technically illegal but which are symbolic… Read More »

Improve Memory and Boost Grades: No Need to Cheat

  OYGINYA – Hotel zum Walde – Stolberg – Germany   With the beginning of every new year, people around the globe set their new year’s resolutions to challenging themselves for the better. For many companies, it is the time to define new procedures and target new projects. Some companies… Read More »

Old Year Gone (2017) Is the New Year Ahead (2018)

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 clearly 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… Read More »

PlagScan Supports the 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