Originally Posted by treadlightly
I would like the bars to be smaller, but also important is what is displayed in the bars. I do not want a top bar. I want to see current page location in the book in the bottom bar. I am not interested in page position in the chapter unless it is also accompanied by position in the whole book. I won't use kepubs for this reason.
I don't care for the chapter numbers either. Strangely enough I find no page numbers far less irritating than chapter numbers without page numbers.
Probably Kobo is copying the Android free apps such as Moon+ reader. At least they didn't copy Amazons location numbers.