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Kobo Brings Glo and Mini Ereaders to Brazil

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Kobo lurched ahead of Amazon once again in Brazil, launching two new e-readers, which means they now sell both the cheapest and the most expensive devices in the country. Read More

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Bookstore, Electronics Chains to Sell Kindles in Brazil

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As reported earlier this week, Amazon is will begin selling its Kindle ereader through retail partners, including bookstore chain Livraria da Vila and Ponto Frio, an important electronics retail chain. Read More

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Apple’s iBookstore Outselling All Competitors in Brazil

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Much to everyone’s surprise, Apple’s Brazilian store is selling more ebooks than Amazon, Kobo and Brazilian retailer Saraiva — and pricing their ebooks in dollars. Read More

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Brazilian Ebooks: Cheaper, but Not as Cheap as Expected

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Amazon, Kobo and Google have finally arrived in Brazil, and while their ebooks are indeed cheaper than print books—by some 36%—they are not as cheap as many expected. Read More

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Google and Amazon Launch Brazilian E-bookstores, Minutes Apart

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On Wednesday, the same day Kobo celebrated the launch of its e-bookstore in Brazil, Google then Amazon opened their e-bookstores for business 35 minutes apart. Read More

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