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The merge, which is pending regulatory approval and other due diligence, will secure complete dominance in the plagiarism originality space on a global scale. With more than 30 years in the industry, Ouriginal, result of a merge between Urkund and Plagscan, made an announcement signed by the CEO, Andreas Olson. The coronavirus pandemic created a […]
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On the eve of September 1st, 2020, Swedish anti-plagiarism EdTech company Urkund announced the acquisition of German counterpart PlagScan, to become Ouriginal. This would make the European company the second globally, behind American leader Turnitin, serving over 7,700 customers, mainly schools and universities but including a few corporations, in over 80 countries. According to a […]
When we recorded this interview in early September 2020, Ouriginal (with an “O-U”) is only a few hours old. Ouriginal is the result of a merger of two text-matching and plagiarism prevention companies: Urkund, from Sweden, and PlagScan, from Germany.
Massive Effort In Academic Integrity Research Finds Urkund Best Overall Plagiarism Tools In 8 Languages, Top In 3
Updated on September 15. Urkund has acquired PlagScan to become Ouriginal. Learn more here. If you are considering a plagiarism plugin, you might have a simple goal in mind: To crack down on cheating. A reasonable goal indeed. Unfortunately, it is one that might miss out on the complexities, as well as the opportunities, of […]
They’re insightful, charitable and passionate about education. They’ve amassed large followings, and made sure to use their influence to help people and spread insightful messages. While we spared no expense reaching out to them and invite them to join our Summit, we still want to share our “Dream List” with you. (Many of them actually […]
A total of 161 plugins heeded the call and made sure their plugins were fully compatible as soon as users started to log on their brand new Moodle 3.4 sites for the first time. Some of the Moodleverse’s favorite plugins, which we’ve covered continuously, took advantage of the call to also release new features. This […]
MoodleMoot UK & Ireland 2017 pulled out all the stops. With a whole wide world of possible subjects to cover, this MoodleMoot tackled them all. Here’s our recap of MoodleMoot UK & Ireland 2017. We also made this handy Twitter Moment to guide you through: Day One The first day invited everyone to expert workshops, […]
We believe developers who go the extra mile in keeping Moodle tidy and sleek for the benefit of the world’s learning community deserve to be acknowledged. Here are the recipients of Moodle official “Early Bird” badge, due to its compatibility testing for Moodle 3.2 just in time for its release. We have covered only some […]