Originally Posted by Sao
FWIW, I don't use the Kobo desktop to sync my ebooks. I download to ADE and either sideload through that program or Calibre.
This is interesting, because I noticed this as well. The books loaded through the Borders/Kobo Desktop are undeniably slower to open and to change chapters than the same books loaded through ADE or through other channels.
So, the prosecution may wish to avoid Borders/Kobo Desktop syncs.