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Academic Credentials stories

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Infosys' global internship programme wins best program
Thu, 24th Nov 2022
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Infosys' InStep program has been named the 'Best Overall Internship Program' in the 2023 Vault Internship Rankings.
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Video: 10 Minute IT Jams - Who is Turnitin?
Thu, 18th Mar 2021
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Turnitin's APAC office has achieved significant revenue growth since its establishment in 2016, says VP James Thorley.
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Hyland wields blockchain power for credential verification
Wed, 3rd Jun 2020
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Blockchain goes beyond crypto, enabling secure, lifelong digital credential ownership and instant verification.
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Underground cybercrime industry for cheating continues to grow
Fri, 28th Jun 2019
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Kaspersky research reveals a rise in cybercrime targeting education, with students hacking grades and buying fake diplomas amid mounting exam pressures.
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Singapore firm embraces blockchain to fight credential fraud
Mon, 15th Jan 2018
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A Singapore tech firm is using blockchain technology to bring validation and authentication to CVs and other credential types.
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New Zealand Universities combat credential fraud online
Tue, 2nd May 2017
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Recent studies in the UK analysed over 5,000 CVs and found that over 40% had discrepancies in the education claims, with 10% completely falsified.