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2011-08-11 08:00:00

World leader in plagiarism prevention software adds ETS e-rater® technology to improve students' grammar, style, usage, mechanics and spelling OAKLAND, Calif., Aug. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- iParadigms, creators of Turnitin®, iThenticate® and WriteCheck®, and the leader in originality checking and plagiarism prevention, today announced it has added grammar checking to its popular WriteCheck service, which...

2011-08-09 08:00:00

CINCINNATI, and OAKLAND, Calif., Aug. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Hobsons, the leader in Constituent Relationship Management (CRM) software, and iParadigms, the leading provider of plagiarism prevention solutions, today announced that Turnitin® for Admissions is now fully integrated within Hobsons' ApplyYourself. In 2010, more than 550 admission offices used Hobsons' ApplyYourself to process applications. This fall, admission offices at undergraduate and graduate schools can...

2011-08-03 08:32:00

Powerful tool saves time for instructors by providing corrective feedback on students' written work OAKLAND, Calif., Aug. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- iParadigms, creators of Turnitin® and the leader in plagiarism prevention and online grading, today announced that the Educational Testing Service's (ETS) e-rater® grammar-checking technology is now available within GradeMark®, the online paperless grading tool from Turnitin that...

2011-06-16 07:00:00

Business schools choose Turnitin® for Admissions integrated with ApplyYourself to verify admissions essays and discover plagiarism CINCINNATI and OAKLAND, Calif., June 16, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Hobsons, the leader in Enrollment Management Technology (EMT) software and iParadigms, the leading provider of plagiarism prevention solutions, today announced that business schools are addressing plagiarism in business school admissions essays by using Turnitin for...


Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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