What's New

iOS 8 compatibility.

New Picture Quote feature: share quotes with style!

In the Notification Centre, use our new Today widget to keep track of your current read.

Bug fixes and performance improvements.

App Description

A NOTE FOR USERS RUNNING iOS 7:
Our new app will only run on iOS 8. If you’re a new user who doesn’t already have our app, please follow the steps below to download version 7.3 for iOS 7.

1. Launch iTunes on your computer.

2. Select the iTunes Store option from the list on the left-hand side of the screen.

3. In the search box, enter “Kobo".

4. Click on the Kobo app to display its details.

5. Click the Free button. If you’re not already signed in with your Apple ID, you’ll be asked to. If you don’t have an Apple ID, you can create one.

6. Once the app has been downloaded, make sure you’re signed in on your iOS device with the same Apple ID you used in iTunes.

7. Launch the App Store on your iOS device, and enter Kobo in the search field.

8. Tap the Download icon. You’ll be asked if you wish to download an older version of our app.

9. Tap Download. Version 7.3 of the Kobo app will download to your device.

About this App:
With Kobo, you can read on your iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch anywhere, anytime.

Visit Kobo and browse more than 3.5 million free and affordable titles in the Kobo Store, including bestsellers, award winners, new releases, classics, and hidden gems. All your books sync right to the app.

With Kobo’s reading app, you’re able to:

• Pick up right where you left off. We sync your bookmarks, notes, and highlights, so you can keep reading across all your devices.

• Experience the rich, colorful environment of the world's best magazines.* Our exclusive Guided Reading feature lets you breeze through articles for an uninterrupted read. You can seamlessly navigate through the article all with a simple tap.

• Customize your reading experience. Enjoy crisp, clear text, in the size and style you prefer; try Night Mode for easier nighttime reading; and lock the screen in portrait or landscape mode to read how you like.

• Enjoy first chapter previews for thousands of select books.

• Make your reading a social experience with Reading Life™. Earn fun and surprising awards, track how long it takes to read a book, and much more.

• Add books to your Library from email, the web, or your Dropbox account. You can even read books from your local public library.

• Share ideas with Kobo Pulse™. Find out who in the Kobo Community is reading what you are and discuss what you've read with them.

• Post your activities to Facebook. See what your friends are reading and share quotes, notes, and book reviews with friends. Like and comment on books your friends post to Facebook.

• Read in English, French, Spanish, Italian, German, Dutch, Portuguese, Brazilian Portuguese, or Japanese.

* Magazines available in US and Canada only

App Screen Shots

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App Changes

October 06, 2014 New version 7.4
August 01, 2014 New version 7.3
June 30, 2014 New version 7.2.1
February 25, 2014 New version 7.1
January 25, 2014 New version 7.0
December 12, 2013 New version 6.2
February 26, 2009 Initial Release

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