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plagiarism

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HTML5 is done, but two groups still wrestle over Web's future

The World Wide Web Consortium finishes an update to this seminal Internet technology, but with two organizations in charge of the same Web standard, charting the Web's future is a mess.

By October 28, 2014

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Amazon and the problem with plagiarism

Publishing houses may worry about DRM, but there's a far more problematic issue plaguing the writers of ebooks.

By July 25, 2012

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Brock Davis: An artist who gets the Net (Q&A)

For this Minneapolis artist, the Internet isn't just a way to show his work. The constraints and abilities of sites like Instagram, Vine, and Flickr are an intrinsic part of the art itself.

By March 30, 2014

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Nokia Normandy Android phone in more leaked pictures

More pictures of the rumoured Nokia Normandy have leaked online, giving a glimpse of Nokia's plans for an Android smart phone.

By January 15, 2014

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When it comes to patient records, doctors guilty of the old copy-paste

A new study finds the majority of doctors copying potentially out-of-date information from previous notes and other documents and pasting them into patient progress reports.

By January 8, 2013

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Tools for rooting out Web plagiarism, copyright violations

Determine the originality of material posted on a Web site--or in a school term paper--by running its text through the checkers at free and fee-based plagiarism-detection services.

By November 5, 2010

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Cornell software fingers fake online reviews

Cornell brainiacs have come up with software that spots fake reviews, something we humans aren't good at. Fictitious happy customers beware.

By July 26, 2011

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Filmmaker: Motorola anti-Apple ad looks like my film

An L.A. filmmaker says he received many calls during the Super Bowl from people who were stunned by the similarities between Motorola's anti-Apple 1984 ad and one of his own.

By February 12, 2011

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Universities pen harsh words to note-selling site

Students find themselves in the crosshairs as California State University system demands that new Web site NoteUtopia stop enabling the sale of class notes.

By October 19, 2010

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The Internet and the death of ethics

Is the Net inherently unethical, or does it simply make it too easy for users to act immorally? Either way, tech too often brings out the worst in even the best of us.

By October 12, 2010