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KOBO BRINGS ITS WORLD-CLASS eREADING PLATFORM TO SONY READERS IN EUROPE AND AUSTRALIA

May 08, 2014
Toronto, May 08, 2014 – Kobo, a global leader in eReading, today announced it will provide Sony’s Reader™ and Sony’s Xperia™ tablet and smartphone users in the UK, Germany, Austria, and Australia with access to its comprehensive digital reading ...

McDonald’s UK announces digital partnership to offer free children’s e-book downloads

April 30, 2014
McDonald’s UK has teamed up with eReading provider Kobo to offer its Happy Meal customers access to free digital books. Launched today (Wednesday 30th April) in conjunction with the new ‘Secret Seven’ Happy Meal book promotion, an e-book voucher will ...

KOBO APPOINTS MICHAEL TAMBLYN AS PRESIDENT AND CHIEF CONTENT OFFICER

April 03, 2014
Toronto, April 3, 2014 – Kobo, a global leader in eReading, today announced Michael Tamblyn has been appointed President and Chief Content Officer (formerly Chief Content Officer). In the expanded role, Tamblyn will continue building Kobo’s world-class

KOBO BRINGS FAVOURITE NICKELODEON EBOOKS TO READERS WORLDWIDE

March 27, 2014
Toronto, March 25, 2013 – Kobo, a global leader in eReading, today announced it has signed an agreement with Nickelodeon Publishing to make hundreds of favourite series and titles available to millions of Kobo Readers worldwide. More than 250 top ...

KOBO LAUNCHES EREADING APP DESIGNED FOR WINDOWS 8 NOTEBOOKS, TABLETS AND DESKTOPS

March 06, 2014
Toronto, March 6, 2014 – Kobo, a global leader in eReading, today announced the launch of their app designed specifically for Microsoft notebooks, tablets and desktops running the new Windows platform including devices by Acer, Asus, Dell, HP, Lenovo,

KOBO BRINGS CRITICALLY-ACCLAIMED AUTHOR VIKRAM SETH'S A SUITABLE BOY EXCLUSIVELY TO READERS IN INDIA

March 06, 2014
Toronto, March 6, 2014 – Kobo, a global leader in eReading, today announced it is bringing critically acclaimed author Vikram Seth’s A Suitable Boy to passionate Readers in India for the first time in eBook format. The English version of the ...

KOBO BRINGS AUTHOR LUCY KEVIN'S FOUR WEDDINGS AND A FIASCO SERIES EXCLUSIVELY TO FRENCH READERS

February 10, 2014
Toronto, February 11, 2014 – Kobo, a global leader in eReading, today announced it is bringing bestselling author Lucy Kevin’s "Four Weddings and a Fiasco" five-volume series to French Readers, published exclusively through its Kobo Writing Life ...