I'm in the latter stages of preparing my PhD thesis for submission, and I've been told I have to submit the whole thesis through plagiarism-detection software turnitin. But I'm not intending to do
I hate activist journalism. But last week, I was responsible for the death of a startup. It was probably the fastest death in the history of the tech industry: four hours from launch to dead-pool, by my reckoning. If that sounds like boasting, well I'm afraid it is. Let me explain.
The age of the app has collided with the era of fake designer goods. Firms are now using social media and crowdsourcing to keep track of their intellectual property, but may still struggle in a world where
As the reclusive writer prepares to testify in the High Court, Joanna Walters in New York reveals the driving force behind the thriller's. success.
Cory Doctorow: Brief quotations are fair dealing, but when you pass off someone else's work as your own, you're a plagiarist
La "plasticità neuronale" dei nativi digitali? Un'illusione che produce danni, dice ALBERTO CONTRI (Pubblicità Progresso). Se ne discute oggi all'Università Cattolica di Milano.
Star architect Zaha Hadid is currently building several projects across China. One of them, however, is being constructed twice. Pirates are the process of copying one of her provocative designs, and the race is on to see who can finish first.
Shi-min Fang tells us how risking his life and libel writs to expose scientific misconduct in his native China has just won him the inaugural Maddox prize
And retractions don't always mention when data's fraudulent (43% of the time, in fact).
Trying to control and prevent plagiarism is a problem for all universities, and nearly all universities these days use some kind of technology to combat it. But in a recent article on The Conversation
Un censimento delle pubblicazioni mostra una crescita allarmante di frodi, truffe e piraterie nelle ricerche. Un numero ancora basso (lo 0,01%) ma che si è decuplicato in 30 anni. La concorrenza impone di arrivare sempre primi. E c'è chi bara di ELENA DUSI NON SEMPRE camice bianco
If Fareed Zakaria and Jonah Lehrer had spent more time linking to the original sources of content they used in their writing, they wouldn't have faced
Mistaking theft for genius.
L'Alma Mater di Bologna si attrezza contro le tesi "copia incolla": "Il nostro obiettivo è preventivo: vogliamo educare al corretto utilizzo delle fonti" Tesi di laurea copiate? Dal prossimo anno accademico, in molti corsi specialistici, non sarà più