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Internet Research

How to Avoid Unintentional Plagiarism

Geri Spieler | Posted 04.01.2017 | Education
Geri Spieler

As a freelance writer, I use the web constantly to find new information, research topics I don't know and find people to interview. However, as wonderful as it is to be able to instantly have the world of information so easy to access, it has also made unintended plagiarism unintended easy.

How We Research: A Look Inside the Buffer Blog Process

Belle Beth Cooper | Posted 06.03.2014 | Technology
Belle Beth Cooper

Unfortunately there's no secret sauce or magic bullet when it comes to this process. It's mostly just a matter of time and practice. I do have a few tips to share about where and how I find the sources for my research, though, so hopefully you'll find these useful.

Facebook Study Shows Surprising Link Between Social Media, Self-Esteem

Posted 04.02.2012 | Science

By: Leslie Meredith Published: 03/30/2012 05:16 PM EDT on TechNewsDaily   "Do I look fat?" The answer is a resounding yes if you're on Facebook. ...

Beyond Google: The Art of Time-Effective Information Gathering

Geri Spieler | Posted 06.01.2011 | Technology
Geri Spieler

Conducting Internet research is a challenge. It's time consuming, often confusing and who ever thought too much information could be a problem? The In...

Legal Misinformation on the Web, Starting With a Supreme Court

Jim Thomas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Jim Thomas

There's a lot of legal misinformation on the web, but I wasn't expecting it on the website of a state supreme court (not Colorado's). The enormity of ...

Internet Depression: ScientistsInternet surfers caught in a web of depression

Yorkshire Evening Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

A "dark side" to the internet suggests a strong link between time spent surfing the web and depression, say psychologists....