Plagiarism@Home project details

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#1 Plagiarism@Home project details

Post by Alez » Thu Oct 31, 2013 12:02 pm

Plagiarism@Home

http://plagiarism.boincpolska.org/plagiarism/

About Plagiarism@Home
Plagiarism@Home is designed to find plagiarism's in Internet.

Plagiarism at home uses distributed computers to search given text for potential plagiarism in Internet resources. Many people writing their work tend to "forget" the resources they used to create their work. This is especially important in scientific works. If anyone uses someone else's work as their own it is called plagiarism. Whenever some one else's work is used it should be noted and credit given to the author. For the people judging the work it is extremely hard to know all possible resources and text on the subject. It is nearly impossible to catch all potential plagiarism in the paper. This project aims to help them. Given the text, the project will provide a network of volunteer computers to search the Internet for similar texts or parts of the text. This will help to find potential resources that the author failed to mention in his work. It will help also the authors of the original works to get the credit they should have for their original work.

WARNING! This project applications heavy use internet connection by downloading web sites!
The best form of help from above is a sniper on the rooftop....
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#2 Re: new project added - Plagiarism@Home

Post by Alez » Thu Oct 31, 2013 12:05 pm

This project is currently brand new and under heavy development with lots of problems and errors. It claims to be nci but in reality it requires an entire core to run. Run if you want to help project development. Wait until it's stable if you prefer to set and forget your projects.

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