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Scribd raises $58M for subscription e-books and audiobooks

Scribd has raised $58 million in new funding led by growth firm Spectrum Equity. The company first launched as a document-sharing service in 2007 before creating an e-book subscription in 2013. It now

Dig into a gold mine of books, audio books, articles and more from your iPhone [Deals]

The world is awash in great writing and journalism, from books to articles on the internet. That leaves a ton of stuff to sort through. So having it all in one place makes it easier to find the best
Scribd deals give you a year of unlimited books, audiobooks, and magazines for only $80

Scribd deals give you a year of unlimited books, audiobooks, and magazines for only $80

Scribd lets you access an unlimited bestselling and award-winning books and audiobooks, plus articles from leading magazines, newspapers, even sheet music.

Dive into a vast library of books, audiobooks and more, straight from your iPhone [Deals]

Disappearing DVD collections are just one example of how streaming content is transforming our home libraries. So it seems only natural that an online subscription service will replace the books and

Scribd introduces bite-sized nonfiction previews called Snapshots

Subscription e-book and audiobook service Scribd is unveiling a new content type that it calls a Snapshot — a distillation of a nonfiction book’s key points, which can be read or listened to in 15
When Does a Job Become a Career?

When Does a Job Become a Career?

Handpicked by the team at Entrepreneur Press, here are four reading recommendations that will help you make the switch.
When Does a Job Become a Career?

When Does a Job Become a Career?

Handpicked by the team at Entrepreneur Press, here are four reading recommendations that will help you make the switch.

Copyright filters are automatically removing copies of the Mueller Report

During the bitter debate over the EU's Copyright Directive, with its mandate for copyright filters that would automatically censor anything that anyone claimed to be infringing, opponents repeatedly
Scribd's Copyright Robocops Are Automatically Taking Down the Mueller Report

Scribd's Copyright Robocops Are Automatically Taking Down the Mueller Report

Scribd has become a popular place for people to upload PDF documents to share with the world. But the hosting site’s algorithms aren’t handling the release of the Mueller Report very well, according
Scribd taking down the Mueller Report is the future the EU has voted for

Scribd taking down the Mueller Report is the future the EU has voted for

The future is an unaccountable system of corporate dragnets based on poorly written and badly trained algorithms
Tech We’re Using: Lifting Journalism by Knowing What Readers Are Looking For

Tech We’re Using: Lifting Journalism by Knowing What Readers Are Looking For

As a deputy off-platform director, Claudio E. Cabrera focuses on ways to drive readers to The New York Times through search engines. But that's only part of his job.
Tech We’re Using: Lifting Journalism by Knowing What Readers Are Looking For

Tech We’re Using: Lifting Journalism by Knowing What Readers Are Looking For

As a deputy off-platform director, Claudio E. Cabrera focuses on ways to drive readers to The New York Times through search engines. But that's only part of his job.
Tech We’re Using: Lifting Journalism by Knowing What Readers Are Looking For

Tech We’re Using: Lifting Journalism by Knowing What Readers Are Looking For

As a deputy off-platform director, Claudio E. Cabrera focuses on ways to drive readers to The New York Times through search engines. But that's only part of his job.

Scribd kicks off its original content initiative with a book about Robert Mueller

Scribd is moving into the original content business with the release of “Mueller’s War,” a book by journalist Garrett Graff looking at the prosecutor’s time as a marine in the Vietnam War. CEO Trip
New Zealand's Prime Minister Says Social Media Can't Be 'All Profit, No Responsibility'

New Zealand's Prime Minister Says Social Media Can't Be 'All Profit, No Responsibility'

New Zealand’s prime minister, Jacinda Ardern, gave a powerful speech in that country’s parliament today expressing solidarity with the victims of Friday’s terrorist attack that left 50 dead and dozens
49 Dead and Dozens Wounded in New Zealand Terror Attacks That Were Livestreamed on Facebook

49 Dead and Dozens Wounded in New Zealand Terror Attacks That Were Livestreamed on Facebook

At least 49 people are dead and dozens more have been seriously wounded during multiple terror attacks today in Christchurch, New Zealand. The attacker used several long guns to target Muslims at two
49 Dead and Dozens Wounded in New Zealand Terror Attacks That Were Livestreamed on Facebook

49 Dead and Dozens Wounded in New Zealand Terror Attacks That Were Livestreamed on Facebook

At least 49 people are dead and dozens more have been seriously wounded during multiple terror attacks today in Christchurch, New Zealand. The attacker used several long guns to target Muslims at two
True Stories That Will Make You Look at the World Differently

True Stories That Will Make You Look at the World Differently

With a focus on diversity and inclusion, the team at Entrepreneur Press® recommends stories they read in February that all entrepreneurs need to hear.
True Stories That Will Make You Look at the World Differently

True Stories That Will Make You Look at the World Differently

With a focus on diversity and inclusion, the team at Entrepreneur Press® recommends stories they read in February that all entrepreneurs need to hear.

[TA Deals] Save over 30% on a subscription to Scribd

Scribd is a subscription service that offers a ton of books, magazines, audiobooks, and more, and right now you can check out the service at a discount. The subscription includes totally unlimited