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August 4, 2012

Kobo for Android gets an Update


App updates are frequent on Android phone’s, little tweaks and updates here and there but isn’t it nice when you get noticeable tweaks? Kobo the e-reader service has done just that. This new version offer’s a lot of new tweaks like support for various languages such as French, Spanish, Italian, German and Dutch. There is also the new in-book progress indicator, a two-page landscape view for those who are using a tablet and the all new social plugin, which allows you to share your latest book’s with your friends via Facebook or Kobo Pulse, that’s obviously if you want to share Mr Grey’s dirty tale with people. The full press release is below.

Kobo’s Android App goes global!

With more than 9-million users around the world, Kobo is committed to delivering the best eReading experience to its users – and doing it on virtually any device. As the only pure-play eReading company, Kobo continues to deliver on its promise to get more people reading – anytime, any place!

Now, with its new Android app for smartphones and tablets, people now get a multi-language experience in English, French, Spanish, Italian, German or Dutch! We’re truly international!

Additional features included in this fab update now give users in France, Spain, Italy, the Netherlands, and Germany:

Facebook Timeline integration – as the only official eReading partner of Facebook, Kobo users can share what they’re reading with friends and family.
Kobo Pulse – create conversations with other readers within your favourite books.
2-page landscape view for tablets – rest those fingers with the ability to view two pages just like a real book.

Source – Kobo (Google Play)

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