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Kobo Glo HD Sale

Kobo Glo HD on Sale for $109 Again

Kobo has been running sales on their ereaders a bit more frequently lately. The Kobo Glo HD is on sale once again just like it was last month for Valentine’s day. They’ve taken $20 off the regular price, taking it from $129 to $109. The sale runs from March 11th through March 20th, 2016. Amazon […]

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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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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 Translation Dictionary

What is Wrong with Kobo’s Translation Dictionaries?

Something that has been bugging me for a long time now is the fact that the translation dictionaries on Kobo’s ebook readers don’t work very well. It seems like half the time I select a word to be translated it just says, “No definition found. Try another dictionary.” So basically what Kobo is telling me […]

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Kobo Glo HD Custom Cover

Kobo Glo HD and Kobo Touch 2.0 Covers and Cases Roundup

This year Kobo has released two new ebook readers, the Kobo Glo HD with its 300 ppi screen and the entry-level Kobo Touch 2.0. The good thing about both of them is they share the exact same dimensions, so covers and cases are interchangeable between the two different models—that’s something that rarely happens. If you […]

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Touch 2 vs Glo HD Dark

Kobo Glo HD vs Kobo Touch 2.0 Comparison Review (Video)

Ever since I got a Kobo Touch 2.0 to review, it has really made me question the evolution of ebook readers. It’s amazing how an electronic gadget in a world of constantly evolving technology can remain virtually unchanged for over 4 years. Somehow this is par for the course when it comes to dedicated E […]

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Kobo Aura H2O

New Kobo Firmware 3.17 May Cause Rebooting Issue

Kobo released a new software update for their line of ebook readers this past week. The new firmware version is 3.17.0. It’s available for the Kobo Glo HD, the original Glo, the Kobo Touch, the Kobo Aura, Aura HD and Aura H2O—so basically everything except the Kobo Mini. Like usual, Kobo doesn’t provide a changelog […]

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Kobo Fonts

Kobo Tip: How to Fine-Tune Sideloaded Fonts with TypeGenius

One of the cool things about Kobo’s ebook readers is they aren’t completely locked down like Kindles are, so users can make all kinds of customizations and changes to the software by adding various patches that developers have put together over at MobileRead. One of my all time favorite customizations is the full screen fix. […]

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