Happy Holidays
  The festive season is coming up soon! With 2017 coming to an end, we take this opportunity to thank you for your support. This year was indeed very fruitful for PlagScan, as we have developed the following new features: Our website has a brand new look: you can now… Read More »

PlagScan wishes you Happy Holidays


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




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 ...



essay writing tips
  The task of essay writing is often a very frightening activity for students. The essay can be for class, competitions or exams, but in any case, they find it to be very challenging and intense. Even though that can sometimes be very irritating, there are always guidelines students can… Read More »

Tips for Writing your First Essay


  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