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JUL 02, 2015 - Business Insider

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The ‘Netflix for books’ is in trouble because its users are reading too many romance novels

Scribd wants to be the ‘Netflix for books,’ but romance readers might be putting a significant dent in its business plan, Nieman Lab reports. Mark Coker, CEO of the indie ebooks site Smashwords, posted a letter Scribd sent to publishers and distributors about its plans to start pulling some book titles from its catalog. But why? The counterintuitive answer actually ...

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JUL 01, 2015 - Engadget

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Scribd can't afford to feed your romance habit anymore

The idea behind every all-you-can-eat-style service is that only a few people will consume more food/movies/e-books than it costs overall to keep the business going. Unfortunately people's lust for written romance is so immense that Scribd's cutting ...

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JUL 01, 2015 - Engadget

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Scribd can't afford to feed your erotica habit anymore

The idea behind every all-you-can-eat-style service is that only a few people will consume more food/movies/e-books than it costs overall to keep the business going. Unfortunately your deranged blood-lust for written smut is so immense that Scribd's ...

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JUN 24, 2015 - VentureBeat

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Scribd buys social reading app Librify

Ebook subscription startup Scribd has acquired Librify, a social reading app, the companies announced today. In a sparse press release, Scribd argues Librify’s “focus on the social reading experience” made the deal worthwhile. The news arrives at a heated time for the publishing industry, as Amazon, Oyster, and others all fight to be the definitive Netflix for books — […]

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