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2013-10-30 23:28:37

Team powers the world’s largest booksellers around the world with localized eReading platform and superior content experiences Toronto, Ontario (PRWEB) October 30, 2013 Kobo, a global leader in eReading, today announced the opening of its new European Software Development Centre in Dublin. With the support of IDA Ireland, Ireland’s government agency with responsibility for attracting Foreign Direct Investment (FDI), Kobo has created more than 30 positions now filled with skilled...

2013-08-28 23:02:43

Kobo CEO reveals new 6” eReader, 10- and 7-inch tablets, magazine content, kids bookstore and Pocket partnership New York, NY (PRWEB) August 28, 2013 Kobo, a global leader in eReading, hosted an event in New York City to officially unveil its new device lineup including the Kobo Aura 6” E Ink eReader and the Google-certified Kobo Arc 10HD, Kobo Arc 7HD and Kobo Arc 7 tablets in addition to new content categories, strategic partnerships, and Reading Life experience. Kicking off the...

2013-05-01 23:19:48

Kobo celebrates those who love reading above all else in new advertisements for Canada, United States, Australia, the United Kingdom, Italy and Brazil. Toronto, Canada (PRWEB) May 01, 2013 Kobo, a global leader in eReading, today announced two new advertising campaigns to celebrate the ℠Reader´s Passion´ and those who gave us the ℠Gift of Reading´. The Gift of Reading campaign, which celebrates Mothers and Mother´s Day, will include a mix of television,...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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