HTML5 and The Future of Publishing

Jared Friedman (Scribd)
Location: Keynote Room - 3rd Level Level:
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Keynote by Jared Friedman, Scribd.

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Jared Friedman


Jared Friedman is Chief Technology Officer and Co-founder of Scribd. Jared started to build Scribd during his junior year at Harvard University by converting a dorm room closet into a data center and coding for months straight. Today, Scribd is the world’s largest social publishing and reading site with over 80 million unique readers every month. Prior to Scribd, Jared worked at Cycorp, Inc., a leader in the semantic software space specializing in artificial intelligence, and studied Computer Science at Harvard University.

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Tim Woods
05/06/2010 7:13am PDT

Great to see somebody using HTML5 instead of Flash, and the examples were cool to see. Was a little boring otherwise, too much detail on things that are not interesting.

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