Plagiarism Blog Round Up

Posted by David Rothschild on Jan 25, 2011 1:26:00 PM

Plagiarism is often a trending topic within blogs and the social media sphere. If you search Twitter for #plagiarism, a variety of related topics will pop-up, most of them fresh discussions and updates from within the last few hours. A Google News search on the topic will also provide daily results that include recent instances of plagiarism coverage from around the web.

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The Problem With Website Plagiarism

Posted by David Rothschild on Jan 19, 2011 1:27:00 PM

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Plagiarism Discussion on Reddit

Posted by Robert Creutz on Dec 7, 2010 1:37:00 PM

reddit iconReddit.com is a popular social news website where users can submit interesting links from around the web to an online community. 

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Original Content: High Tech Attribution

Posted by Janett Perry on Nov 24, 2010 1:43:00 PM

google news logo resized 600Every day, Google News aggregates links to millions of stories from websites across the Internet based on a variety of factors. Some of these factors include a site’s trustability, relevance, page rank, title and keywords used in the specific articles.

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Plagiarism in Code

Posted by Janett Perry on Nov 5, 2010 1:52:00 PM

code picture resized 600Today, copying and computer programming seem like two concepts that might be blurred together. 

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Plagiarism Around the Web

Posted by Janett Perry on Oct 7, 2010 2:01:00 PM

The internet provides a unique way to listen in to what the world is currently speaking about.  Particularly with the advent of real-time search and social media, we can see trends within ongoing global chatter down to a keyword or topic. 

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Plagiarism and Wikipedia

Posted by Janett Perry on Sep 21, 2010 2:06:00 PM

A recent case of plagiarism has created a great deal of controversy in France.  Michel Houellebecq was already a controversial author before a recent Slate.FR article pointed out the similarities between passages in his new book, La carte et le territoire, and specific Wikipedia articles. 

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Blurring the Lines of Ownership with Social News Aggregation

Posted by Robert Creutz on Sep 14, 2010 2:08:00 PM

social news aggregation resized 600“Social News” services are becoming a trend in the news publishing industry.

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Plagiarism in Advertising

Posted by Janett Perry on Sep 8, 2010 2:10:00 PM

man men logo 325x200 resized 600A recent episode of the popular AMC TV show Mad Men explores an interesting subject: plagiarism in advertising.  

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Plagiarism and Google’s Changing SEO Landscape

Posted by Janett Perry on Jul 13, 2010 2:31:00 PM

google resized 600The Financial Times recently wrote an interesting article that examines the creation of tailor-made content based on the traits of Google’s search algorithm. While this practice has existed for some time with Search Engine Optimization (SEO), the process seems to be evolving as more big businesses realize the importance of appearing on Google.

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