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Kobo Aura H2O is the eBook reader you can drop in the swimming pool

Kobo Aura H2O is the eBook reader you can drop in the swimming pool

By 27 August 2014

Kobo has announced a new version of its top-end eBook reader that you can read near the pool or sea without fear of dropping it. The Kobo Aura H2O is waterproof for up to 30 minutes in one metre of water, so will survive a dunking. It is IP67 certified... >>

Best tablets 2014: The best tablets available to buy today

Best tablets 2014: The best tablets available to buy today

By 1 August 2014

If you're looking for the best tablets of 2014, then you've come to the right place. Here we will guide you through the hottest tablets from 7-inches and up, to help you reach a decision on buying the right device for you.   Our list of the top tablets... >>

Sony Reader Store to close on 16 June, Kobo to supply Reader and Xperia device content

Sony Reader Store to close on 16 June, Kobo to supply Reader and Xperia device content

By 8 May 2014

Kobo has confirmed that it will be supplying the content for Sony Reader and some Sony Xperia devices following the closure of the Sony Reader Store on 16 June. Access to Kobo's platform will be enabled on Sony Reader and Xperia devices in UK, Germany,... >>

Kobo for Windows app comes to Windows 8 machines

Kobo for Windows app comes to Windows 8 machines

By 6 March 2014

Kobo has launched an electronic reading app designed for Microsoft notebooks, tablets and desktop PCs. The Kobo for Windows app not only allows for reading on larger screens but also includes the ability to browse and buy from the Kobo eBookstore. READ: Kobo... >>

Sony Reader eBook store to shut down in US and Canada, will move customers to Kobo

Sony Reader eBook store to shut down in US and Canada, will move customers to Kobo

By 6 February 2014

Starting next month, Sony will begin closing the doors on its Sony Reader Store for eBooks in the US and Canada. Sony's Reader and Xperia tablet and smartphone users will not be left in the lurch though, as the company also revealed that all Reader accounts... >>

A week in reviews: 4 - 8 November

A week in reviews: 4 - 8 November

By 9 November 2013

November's headlines are largely going to be owed to gaming. Ahead of PS4 and Xbox One launches we've been shooting the faces off, well, pretty much everybody in Call of Duty: Ghosts on the Playstation 3. It's a game that'll sell boat loads of copies... >>

Kobo Arc 7HD review
4.5 out of 5

Kobo Arc 7HD review

By 8 November 2013

Most of the tablets sold on the high street come bundled with a SIM and subscription these days. Not so the Kobo Arc 7HD. Championed by WHSmith, it’s Wi-Fi only, runs on the Android operating system - as championed by many smartphones and tablets out... >>

E Ink talks Kindle displays, and a flexible approach to smartwatches

E Ink talks Kindle displays, and a flexible approach to smartwatches

By 18 September 2013

Some may think E Ink is a limited format, a poor cousin of the full-colour, all-singing and all-dancing LCD that graces each glossy tablet launch. But for those in the know, E Ink is a wonderful display technology that brings with it a wide range of benefits... >>

Kobo fills gap left by Barnes & Noble with new eBook reader and tablet line-up

Kobo fills gap left by Barnes & Noble with new eBook reader and tablet line-up

By 28 August 2013

Kobo has announced multiple devices to expand its eBook reader and tablet range, effectively replacing Barnes & Noble's Nook line-up in the battle against the dominance of Amazon. The Kobo Aura 6-inch eBook reader features a front-lit E Ink touchscreen... >>

Kobo Writing Life makes it easy for authors to publish their eBooks in just five steps

Kobo Writing Life makes it easy for authors to publish their eBooks in just five steps

By 23 July 2013

Kobo, one of the major rivals to Amazon in the eBook market, has simplified the process of self-publishing so that authors can make their digital books available in just five steps. It has launched Kobo Writing Life, a website service that you can use... >>