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Kobo Launches Aura HD in Brazil

Kobo Aura HD

Livraria Cultura bookstores will start selling Kobo’s new ereader Aura HD on July 15th. The so-called “Porsche of the ereaders” with a 6.8 inch e-ink screen sells for the equivalent of US$ 283.  Read More

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Kobo, Amazonaphobia & Brazil’s Evolving E-Book Market

Global e-book companies race to enter the digital waters of Brazil...

Kobo is the first major international e-bookseller to announce its launch in Brazil. Can the others be far behind? Carlo Carrenho gives us an update on Brazil’s e-book market. Read More

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Livraria Cultura to Sell Kobo E-books and E-readers

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E-bookseller Kobo closed an exclusive deal with the Livraria Cultura bookshop chain to sell Kobo e-readers and e-books.  Read More

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Tax Exemption for E-books, E-readers Closer to Reality

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The Education, Culture and Sports Committee of the Brazilian Senate approved a bill that could lower the price on e-books and e-readers by 60%. It awaits full Senate approval. Read More

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Kobo E-books “Coming to Brazil” in Q3 2012

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Canadian e-book platform Kobo plans to launch its Brazilian presences sometime in 2012, and is currently talking to publishers and booksellers. Read More

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