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In the battle to become the "Netflix of digital books," Scribd is taking its app to Amazon Kindle Fire tablets while updating its iOS and Android apps.
The company is the latest to enter the digital book subscription arena with an $8.99 monthly fee and HarperCollins as its first major content partner.
Float, Scribd's new mobile reading platform, delivers a customized reading experience to the iPhone and iPod Touch, and eventually other mobile devices.
Scribd's hosted documents are getting a boost with technology from Apture that lets users do Web searches on words and phrases that appear on each page.
The online document repository is rebuilding without Adobe's plug-in. Also: the new Scribd adds support for Microsoft Office and Google Docs.
Scribd has a new feature called Readcasting that can be set to automatically share whatever you're reading on the site to all your friends.
Scribd is unveiling a new way for people to view documents via its service--by sending them to mobile phones and e-reader devices.
Social-publishing site accused in lawsuit of violating author's copyright says the company is comfortably docked in the DMCA's safe harbor.
Social-publishing site Scribd is accused of egregious copyright infringement by lawyers defending Jammie Thomas-Rasset against the music industry. They call it "YouTube for documents."