Kobo today has partnered with HTC – which supports the Kobo global vision of enabling consumers to read any book, on any device – anytime.
Today, HTC announced the addition of e-reading to the HTC Sense experience – which includes a global eBookstore ‘Powered by’ Kobo! The HTC developed e-reading experience uses the Kobo Application Programming Interface (API) to deliver an integrated shopping experience.
Kobo is thrilled that consumers around the globe will now have more choice when it comes to reading. Specifically, HTC customers will have the ability to browse the Kobo catalogue of eBooks including today’s hottest new releases, New York Times Bestsellers and thousands of free titles ranging from 18th century romance novels to thrillers and more.
The HTC Desire HD, is a sweet, new Android-based Smartphone also unveiled today, and will be the first device to come preloaded with the eReading experience.
The HTC Desire HD will be broadly available through mobile operators and retailers in Europe starting in October 2010.