Though the Kobo eReader Touch Edition doesn't quite measure up to the Nook Touch or the Kindle, it's a respectable and affordable touch-screen e-reader with a lot of pluses.
The affordable Kobo Mini is a likable touch-screen e-ink e-reader that's too small for some and not quite small enough for others.
That's $30 less than the cheapest Kindle, which lacks a touch screen and includes ads. Plus, the Mini can fit in your pocket.
The Kobo Glo e-reader features a 1,024x768-pixel-resolution 6-inch e-ink touch-screen display that Kobo says makes text and images appear crisper.
That's $10 less than the cheapest Kindle, which lacks a touch screen and includes ads. But is that enough?
A new update for the Kobo Touch adds recommendations, a wish-list function and an improved user interface.
For Cyber Monday, Buy.com is selling the ad-supported Kobo Touch with Offers for $69.99.
The Kobo Touch with Offers is now available for $99.
Google negotiates with music labels, ultrabooks could add tap-to-pay, and Kobo copies Amazon by putting ads in its cheaper Touch e-reader.
Google negotiates with music labels, Ultrabooks could add tap-to-pay, and Kobo copies Amazon by putting ads in its cheaper Touch e-reader.