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sony gift card

Warning: Avoid Sony eBook Gift Cards Still Being Sold Online

Sony decided to closed down their ebook store in the United States and Canada back in March of this year. Then they proceeded to close their European and Australian ebook stores in June. But that hasn’t stopped dishonest retailers from continuing to sell Sony ebook gift cards online. Last week I was browsing Walmart’s website […]

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Sony Exiting eBook Markets in Europe and Australia

Now that the Sony to Kobo transition is complete in the United States and Canada, Sony has announced that they are exiting other markets too. The Sony ebook stores in Europe and Australia are being closed down and all accounts are being sent to Kobo. It’s not surprising given the closures in the North America […]

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Sony’s Transition to Kobo is Smooth, But Not All eBooks Make It

Sony started sending out emails yesterday with links to transition customer accounts over to the Kobo ebook store now that Sony is closing the Reader Store. I received the email today and the transfer process was incredibly simple and took all of about 30 seconds to complete. All I had to do was follow the […]

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Lots of People Unhappy with Sony Sending Accounts to Kobo

Today Sony sent out another email about the Sony Reader ebook store closing tomorrow on March 20th. The email doesn’t contain any new information or give a specific date when the transition to Kobo will commence. It just basically says to expect an email with a link to transfer your account over to Kobo in […]

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Sony Readers Expanding to New Markets

Sony Readers Expanding to New Markets

Yesterday, Sony issued a press release regarding their plans to make their line of Sony ebook readers more widely available in Europe and Asia, including Japan, China, and Australia. Here’s the key information from the press release: In each country Sony intends to leverage its relationships with local retailers, publishers and distributors to introduce the […]

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Days of our Lives

Sony Reader Store Exclusive: The Days of our Lives

At the end of last year, Sony announced that they'd be offering some exclusive content in their reader store through a partnership with Dow Jones & Company for The Wall Street Journal and MarketWatch. And now, on April 29th, Sony announced in a press release another Sony Reader Store exclusive with The Days of our […]

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