Can social networking promote plagiarism?

Considering the extent that social networking facilitates the spread and misuse of others’ work Stealing another person’s original content is an ever-increasing issue, as many people continue to publish and post content that is not their own, and fail to credit the original author. Perfect examples of this can be seen everyday on Twitter, whereby … Read more

The problem of plagiarism

Stealing another’s work is a deed done by someone who does not have their own originality. Students turn to copying, cheating, and plagiarising because finishing homework is a difficult task and small on their list of priorities; thus, plagiarism is an effortless task to complete. Any type of information is easily accessible nowadays with the … Read more

How to defend against plagiarism

The growing and well-disseminated use of data-processing tools has allowed many scientists to recklessly copy-paste the works written by other researchers, in extents that vary from single words up to entire paragraphs or pages, without even mentioning the identity of real source. Fortunately, the same technology, which enables people to exploit others’ papers without breaking … Read more

Define Plagiarism : a definition of what plagiarism is

Define plagiarism: Plagiarism is using someone else’s intellectual property (such as words, source code, ideas, images) without indicating that you have done so. Some features of plagiarism The most common form of plagiarism: Patch writing is the most common form of plagiarism. Meanwhile, synonym substitution is the most common form in patch writing. The most … Read more

The Influence of Elearning on the Academic Performance of Teenagers

ABSTRACT The advent of technology has played a role in the overall development of the human society. As with other sectors of the society, technological advancements such as new media and the internet have furthered the development of the educational sector. New media has brought about various ways which can enhance the learning process of … Read more

Is plagiarism illegal?

Introduction Any attempt to define “plagiarism’ uncovers that there are, in fact, many different definitions currently in usage, spanning a wide range of activities. Many of these definitions contradict each other. Moreover, there is also evidence that a generation brought up using the Internet has very different views on what constitutes “plagiarism’. Plagiarism is usually … Read more

Discovering web document clustering using weighted score matric and fuzzy logic

In computer forensic analysis, hundreds of thousands of files are usually examined much of the data in those files consists of unstructured text, whose analysis by computer examiners is difficult to be performed. Much of the data in those files consists of unstructured text, whose analysis by computer examiners is difficult to be performed. In … Read more