Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 14, No. 627.
Centre for Computing in the Humanities, King's College London
Date: Mon, 29 Jan 2001 07:56:40 +0000
From: Adrian Miles <email@example.com>
Subject: Re: 14.0625 Findsame.com -- plagarism detector?
At 12:12 PM +0000 27/1/01, Humanist Discussion Group wrote:
>on another list the question came up on detecting plagiarism and using the
>web. Has anyone any experience with the site mentioned?
just use altavista and there's an advanced search option for a string of
text. alternatively google.com seems to do a pretty good search of a
string. as an example just copy a sentence from a web page and feed it to
as far as i can tell specialist sites, if all they do is web searches, do a
poorer job of what the biggest search engines already do.
lecturer in cinema studies and new media rmit university. bowerbird.rmit.edu.au/adrian/ hypertext theory engine http://bowerbird.rmit.edu.au:8080/
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