Kobo-eReaders

New Firmware Update Available for Kobo eReaders

Kobo has released a new software update for current and past Kobo ereaders, all the way back to the original Kobo Touch. The new firmware version is 4.3.8842. Automatic updates have already started rolling out, but that can take several weeks to get depending on where you live. I haven’t gotten the update yet but […]

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Kobo Plus

Kobo Launches Kobo Plus eBook Subscription Service

Yesterday Kobo announced the launch of a new ebook subscription service called Kobo Plus. Currently it’s only available in The Netherlands and Belgium, so it’s no competition for Amazon’s Kindle Unlimited, but it could be the start of something bigger. Kobo Plus is a collaborative service between Kobo, Dutch publishers, and online retailer bol.com. Here’s […]

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Amazon Sale

Get $8.62 Off Amazon Orders Over $50 Today Only (Ended)

This is just a quick note to mention that you can get $8.62 off a purchase of $50 or more at Amazon today only, February 22nd. Just use coupon code BIGTHANKS during checkout to get the discount. That’s the equivalent of getting about 17% off a $50 order for doing nothing but entering a code. […]

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Onyx N96 vs Kindle

Onyx Boox N96CML vs Kindle Paperwhite 3 (Video)

A video was recently uploaded to YouTube showing the 9.7-inch Onyx Boox N96 next to the current 6-inch Kindle Paperwhite. The video lacks narration and it’s not the most informative comparison but it does give a good idea of the massive size difference between the Kindle and the N96. The Boox N96CML is the latest […]

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Amazon Free Shipping

Amazon Lowers Threshold to Get Free Shipping on Orders

Amazon has quietly lowered the minimum order amount to qualify for free shipping so you no longer have to spend as much to avoid shipping fees. They’ve lowered the free shipping threshold to $35. Last year they raised it to $49 but now they are going back to $35 like it was before. The free […]

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Kindle Daily Deals

Up to 80% off 40 Best Selling Kindle eBooks Today Only

Amazon is doing it again. They’re having another big sale on Kindle books for one of their main deals of the day. They’ve been doing this often lately but this is probably the best Kindle book sale they’ve had in awhile. This time around the deal centers around the best-selling books from previous Kindle Daily […]

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refurbished kindle paperwhite

$79 Certified Refurbished Kindle Paperwhite Sale

Amazon is having another sale on the Kindle Paperwhite 3, but this time around it’s for certified refurbished ones. Refurbished Kindles are often customer returns and open-box units that are lightly used so they are a good way to save some cash. Refurbished Kindles also come with the same 1-year warranty as new Kindles. The […]

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Best Buy Sale

$25 Off Promo at Best Buy with Visa Checkout

Best Buy is currently running a promotional offer where you can get $25 off any purchase over $100 when using Visa Checkout. There are some excluded products, including Amazon’s streaming and Echo devices, but Kindles and tablets aren’t among them. The deal expires on February 22nd and it applies to purchases made online only. Here’s […]

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