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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 ...

KOBO NOW OFFERS TOP MAGAZINES: TIME, VANITY FAIR, GQ AND HUNDREDS MORE

December 03, 2013
Toronto, December 03, 2013 – Kobo, a global leader in eReading, today announced that Readers in the United States and Canada can now purchase the most popular fashion, pop culture, health, and sports magazines at Kobo.com. Those looking to kick their ...

KOBO WINS PARENT TESTED, PARENT APPROVED AWARDS FOR NEW KIDS STORE AND KOBO ARC 7HD TABLET

December 03, 2013
Toronto, December 03, 2013 – Kobo, a global leader in eReading, today announced its Kids Store and Kobo Arc 7HD Google-Certified Android tablet have been recognized with the Parent Tested, Parent Approved (PTPA) seal of approval. The easy-to-navigate ...

KOBO SIGNS AGREEMENT WITH GERMANY’S PUBLISHERS OF HOLTZBRINCK PUBLISHING GROUP

November 20, 2013
Toronto, November 21, 2013 – Kobo, a global leader in eReading, today announced it has signed agreements with the German trade publishers of Holtzbrinck Publishing Group to make the publisher’s eBook titles available through its digital reading ...

KOBO RECOGNIZED FOR INNOVATIVE DESIGN: KOBO AURA HD NAMED CES INNOVATIONS 2014 DESIGN AND ENGINEERING AWARD HONOREE

November 13, 2013
Toronto, November 13, 2013 – Kobo, a global leader in eReading, today announced that its Kobo Aura HD eReader has been named an International CES Innovations 2014 Design and Engineering Awards Honoree. The Kobo Aura HD, touted as The Best eReader by ...