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Scribd Raises $22M For Its Subscription E-Book Service

<a target="_blank" href="http://www.scribd.com">Scribd</a>, a startup offering unlimited access to half a million e-books for $8.99 a month, is announcing that it has Raised $22 million in additional

Scribd Expands Its Subscription E-Book Service With 30K Audiobooks

It was just over a year ago that <a target="_blank" href="http://www.scribd.com">Scribd</a> officially <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2013/10/01/scribd-harpercollins-book-subscriptions/">unveile

How To Save Books

It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was a time of triumph, it was a time of disaster, it was the publishing industry in 2014, just after mighty Amazon fired a new salvo in its war

TC Cribs 50th Episode: We’re Back At Scribd, The San Francisco Startup Where It All Began

Much like Leon Russell and Donny Hathaway, TechCrunch TV’s Cribs series has been so many places in its life and times. For its 50th episode airing today, we thought we’d bring it back to t

Scribd’s Subscription E-Book Service Moves Into Travel With The Full Lonely Planet Library

Subscription e-book startup <a target="_blank" href="http://www.scribd.com">Scribd</a> is announcing a deal with famed travel publisher <a target="_blank" href="http://www.lonelyplanet.com">Lonely Pla

With HarperCollins Deal, Scribd Unveils Its Bid To Become The Netflix For Books

The latest company making a bid to bring the subscription model to the book world is one that may already be <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/tag/scribd">familiar to TechCrunch readers</a> — soc

Scribd Has 100M Users And A Mobile App It Needs To Rethink (After Yahoo Walked Away From A Deal)

Started originally as a <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2012/03/13/a-good-idea-y-combinator-now-lets-founders-apply-without-one/">ridesharing service</a>, then pivoting to become a document uploa

With Float, Scribd Hopes To Become The Netflix Of Reading

It's a big day for online document sharing and social reading site <a href="http://www.scribd.com">Scribd</a>. Today at Fortune's Brianstorm conference, CEO Trip Adler will be revealing a major initia

Scribd's HTML5-Based Document Viewer Is Now Portable, Retroactively Upgrades 20M+ Embeds

<img class="shot2" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/01/scribdlogo.png" alt="" />Last May, document sharing hub <a href="http://www.scribd.com">Scribd</a> <a href="https://beta.techcru

Why Starting Justin.tv Was A Really Bad Idea, But I'm Glad We Did It Anyway

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/02/justin-kan.jpg"> Right now I'm neck deep in product launch mode, putting the finishing touches on our new mobile video application—<a href="

TC Cribs: Take A Doc On The Wild Side At Scribd (With Bonus Go Karts!)

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/01/scribdpreview.png" />It's funny. When I tell my 'normal' friends that I've just come from Facebook's office or need to head down to Google's c

Scribd Raises Another $13 Million, Aims To Bring Social Reading To Every Device

<img class="shot2" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/01/scribdlogo.png" alt="" /><a href="http://www.scribd.com">Scribd</a>, the document sharing hub that launched as a 'YouTube For Do

Scribd Stats: A 'Google Analytics For Documents'

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/11/scribdsssssssshot.jpg" alt="" />Document sharing hub <a href="http://www.scribd.com">Scribd</a> has just announced a new feature that will all

Scribd Partners With Apture To Include Rich Media Contextual Browsing Within Content

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/10/scribd.png">We wrote about<a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2010/08/24/apture-now-brings-instantaneous-search-to-any-web-page/"> Apture Hig

Scribd Posts A Public Apology To Vocal Critic, Then Takes It Back

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/09/screen-shot-2010-09-21-at-8-29-59-pm.png" alt="" />A few days ago Law professor Eric Goldman wrote a vehement blog post entitled, <a href="htt

Scribd Redesign Is An Attempt To Become A "Social Network For Reading"

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/09/scribd-reading-feed.jpg"> Reading isn't a particularly social activity, but talking about reading and sharing books, articles, and other docu

Foursquare, Scribd, And Spotify To Be Dubbed 2011 Technology Pioneers At Davos

<img src="https://beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/12/wef.jpg" /> The World Economic Forum has announced its list of 31 <a href="http://www.weforum.org/en/Communities/Technology%20Pioneers

Judge Strikes Down CA's Prop 8, Leaked Ruling Sends Scribd Traffic Skyrocketing

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/08/weddingtoppers.png" class="shot2">Minutes ago, San Francisco federal judge Vaughn Walker struck down the infamous Proposition 8, a measure tha

Scribd's Decision To Dump Flash Pays Off, User Engagement Triples

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/06/scribd.jpg" />You could call it the perfect storm. Over the last few months, user engagement on <a href="http://www.scribd.com/">Scribd</a> h

Scribd Ramps Up Migration To HTML5; Scores Partnerships With Forbes Media And Others

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/05/scribd.png" class="shot2">We <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2010/05/05/scribd-html5/#ixzz0owVeBlAm">reported</a> recently that online do
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