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Kobo Forma

Kobo Forma Available for $235 on Amazon

Once again the Kobo Forma is marked down to $235 with free shipping on Amazon, which ties the lowest price ever from a couple months ago. It’s being sold by Triplenet Pricing—the same seller that had them marked down to $235 last time. Granted that’s only $15 off the regular price of the Kobo Forma, […]

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Kobo Libra H2O Review

Get a Refurbished Kobo Libra for $100

The Kobo Libra is Kobo’s latest dedicated reading device and it normally sells for $169, but now you can get a refurbished one for $100.69 with free shipping. It’s available from Walmart’s website but it’s being sold by a 3rd party seller, not Walmart or Kobo. The same seller, VIPOUTLET, a company known for selling […]

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Kobo-Clara-HD

Would it Be Better if Kobo Were Sold to a US Company?

With the recent announcement that Rakuten is planning to sell OverDrive to KKR, it makes you wonder if Rakuten is going to sell Kobo, their other ebook business, at some point down the line as well. Rakuten is a Japanese company that purchased Kobo, a Canadian-based company, back in 2012 for 315 million dollars. Rakuten […]

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KoboLibra

New Kobo Firmware Update 4.19.14123 Released

Kobo has released another software update for their lineup of ebook readers. All models are included in the update, except the poor ole Kobo Mini which seems to have been banished for reasons unknown. The new software version is 4.19.14123. According to Kobo’s changelog, they’ve made some changes to the settings for headers and footers, […]

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Kobo Clara HD Review

Kobo Clara HD On Sale for $99 Until Christmas

Kobo has put the 6-inch Kobo Clara HD on sale again for $99, the same sale they had over Black Friday and Cyber Monday weekend. It’s available from the usual places, including Kobo.com, Walmart, and Amazon, although on Amazon it says that it won’t be in stock until the 20th of December. On Kobo’s website […]

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Kobo Birthday

Kobo Celebrating 10th Birthday – Interactive Timeline

Kobo is celebrating their 10th birthday this month. Before they were Kobo they were Shortcovers so they’ve been around longer than that, but they rebranded the company to Kobo in December 2009. They posted a nifty interactive timeline on their website that shows how Kobo has evolved over the past ten years. The timeline lists […]

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Walmart eBooks Gift Card

$50 Walmart eBook Gift Card for Kobo eBooks On Sale for $40

I happened to notice that Walmart is currently selling $50 Walmart eBook gift cards for only $40. They can be redeemed at Kobo to purchase ebooks since all Walmart does is funnel ebook sales to Kobo’s website with a Walmart logo on it. So basically you can get $50 worth of ebooks for $40, or […]

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Kobo Forma

Kobo Forma Marked Down to $235 on Amazon

The Kobo Forma is currently selling for $235 on Amazon with free shipping through Triplenet Pricing. While it’s only $15 off the regular price, this is the lowest I’ve seen the Kobo Forma selling for new, and since Kobo never puts it on sale this is probably about as good as it’s going to get. […]

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