Kobo sells a line of devices with E Ink displays that are designed for reading eBooks. But since Kobo eReaders have a USB port and Linux-based software, of course people have found ways to hack the devices for use in other ways. One recent example? Kobowriter is a free and open source tool that lets […]
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Kobo Glo HD eReader with high-res display coming in May for $130
Kobo is launching a new eBook reader that has a Kindle Voyage-style display for about $70 less than the price of an Amazon Kindle Voyage. In fact, it costs just a little more than Amazon’s cheaper Kindle Paperwhite. The Kobo Glo HD is a $130 eReader that launches May 1st. We first spotted the Kobo […]
Kobo Glo HD eReader with hi-def display coming soon?
Kobo’s next eReader could be a model with an illuminated 6 inch, 1448 x 1072 pixel E Ink display. An unannounced device called the Kobo Glo HD showed up recently on the website of New Zealand retailer Mighty Ape. Update: It’s official. The Kobo Glo HD launches May 1st for $130. Kobo already offers several […]