Self-Publishing in a Digital World

Posted by David Rothschild on May 4, 2010 2:51:00 PM

ipad read resized 600After reaching ‘1 million sold‘ twice as fast as the iPhone, the iPad is shaping up to be a successful product.  

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Tagged:  Social Media, Technology




The Liability of Scientific Retractions

Posted by David Rothschild on Apr 6, 2010 7:30:00 AM

scientific research plagiarismScientific American recently published an article that discusses the effect that scientific retractions have on public opinion. 

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Tagged:  Scientific Technical Medical




No Reputation is Immune to Plagiarism

Posted by David Rothschild on Feb 22, 2010 7:39:00 AM

new york times logo 300x297 150x150 resized 600The New York Times is considered America’s premiere news publication. The paper was established in 1851 and has consistently published some of the best work since its inception, including a large number of Pulitzer prize awarded pieces.  The Times has a reputation for journalistic integrity and an eye for detail.  The New York Times is also one of the largest papers in the world, publishing a large volume of content everyday both in print and online distribution formats. 

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Tagged:  Social Media, Current Events




Does Intent Matter with Plagiarism?

Posted by David Rothschild on Feb 9, 2010 7:42:00 AM

justice resized 600A recent case of plagiarism emerged from the Daily Beast online news site late last week.  Daily Beast author Gerald Posner admitted to copying several sentences from a piece in the Miami Herald. 

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Tagged:  Current Events, Best Practices




Plagiarism Checker Case Study: Hartford Courant

Posted by David Rothschild on Oct 2, 2009 7:54:00 AM

newspaper resized 600The Hartford Courant came under fire earlier this month for plagiarizing the stories of several of their competitors, including the Bristol Press and Britain Herald. 

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Tagged:  Current Events




A New Generation of Plagiarism

Posted by David Rothschild on Sep 15, 2009 7:58:00 AM

plagiarism pic to be or not to be1 resized 600There is no doubt that a new generation of kids are growing up with the internet as a centerpiece of their lives. Whether it be on Twitter or Facebook, teenagers are expressing themselves more and more via the internet.

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Tagged:  Academic, Social Media