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Kobo Glo HD Sale

Kobo Glo HD on Sale for $109 This Week

The Kobo Glo HD is on sale this week through Valentine’s day, February 14th. It’s marked down by $20 at Kobo.com and Chapters.Indigo, taking the price from $129 down to $109. If ordering from the US, it’s usually cheaper to get Kobo ereaders from Indigo because they charge in Canadian dollars instead of USD. Even […]

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Kobo Aura Front

New Open Box Kobo Auras Going for $68

I happened to come across a listing yesterday with a seller offering some Kobo Auras on eBay for $67.95. The item condition is listed as “new open box”, so they were most likely demo units or leftover stock. Either way they are the version with the magenta-colored back. Kobo dropped the price of the Aura […]

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Kobo Book Stats

Kobo Adds Book Stats to Website, With Estimated Reading Time

Kobo has started rolling out a new book stats and keywords section to the product pages of ebooks on the Kobo website. The stats don’t appear for all books but a good share of them now display stats. Book statistics include the number of pages, the total number of words, and there’s a reading time […]

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Kobo Price Match

Kobo Offers Price Match Guarantee for eBooks, Plus an Extra 10% Credit

Kobo recently introduced a price-matching program for ebook purchases that includes a 10% bonus credit. It works a bit differently than Amazon’s price-matching system where ebook prices get discounted directly to reflect prices and sales by other merchants. The way it works with Kobo is you have to buy the ebook then submit a request […]

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Holiday Sale

A Few Year-End Deals Remain on Kobo Glo HD, Lenovo Tab 2 10, etc

Most of the sales have come and gone for the holiday shopping season, but there are still a few good deals to be had. The Kobo Glo HD is on sale at Kobo.com for $109. That’s $20 off the regular price. Chapters.Indigo also has the Glo HD marked down by $10, which probably works out […]

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New Firmware Update 3.19 for Kobo eReaders Now Available

Kobo has started rolling out a software update for their line of ebook readers. The new software includes a number of bug fixes, nothing major and not any new features, just a number of improvements. The new firmware version is 3.19.5613 and its release includes the following models: Kobo Touch, Kobo Glo, Kobo Aura HD, […]

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Nook Glowlight Plus vs Kobo Glo HD

Nook Glowlight Plus vs Kobo Glo HD Comparison Review (+Video)

Now that Barnes and Noble has released the new updated Nook Glowlight Plus, I wanted to put together a quick comparison between it and the Kobo Glo HD. Both are very similar ebook readers. They share most of the same hardware components and have a number of overlapping features; the design and software is what […]

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Kobo Mini Sale

Kobo Mini Back for Limited Time, Comes with Free SleepCover

Kobo has started advertising a limited time offer on their homepage for the Kobo Mini. It’s a bundle package deal where you can get the Kobo Mini for $49 and it comes with a free grey sleepcover. The deal runs through November 7th. The Kobo Mini was discontinued early last year, so it’s pretty surprising […]

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