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Old 04-06-2020, 02:48 AM   #1
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New ereader in 2020

GoodeReader has released an article about ereaders in 2020. According to them, Kobo will be releasing an ereader unlike anything they have released before. They also hint that it is half a ereader and half something else, and allude to the note-taking function on Kobo.
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Old 04-06-2020, 02:51 AM   #2
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Good(sic)ereader also has a history of being extremely wrong. Until proven otherwise assume they're wrong.
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Old 04-06-2020, 06:18 AM   #3
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Unless they have stolen the info elsewhere. If it's their own article, the new Kobo should be out by Mothers' Day.
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Old 04-06-2020, 06:40 AM   #4
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Old 04-06-2020, 08:11 AM   #5
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GoodeReader has released an article about ereaders in 2020. According to them, Kobo will be releasing an ereader unlike anything they have released before. They also hint that it is half a ereader and half something else, and allude to the note-taking function on Kobo.
Thanks! I'll add this to my fact check post.
https://the-digital-reader.com/2018/...er-fact-check/
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Old 04-06-2020, 09:46 AM   #6
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Unless they have stolen the info elsewhere. If it's their own article, the new Kobo should be out by Mothers' Day.


Why wasn't this article posted on April 1st?

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Old 04-06-2020, 10:30 AM   #7
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There is only so much I can say about the upcoming Kobo e-reader, although it will only be half an e-reader and half something else. I do not want to get my contacts in trouble, but remember that digital note taking app that could be unlocked with the new developer tools, think about that.
So, the "new developer tools" that have been in the firmware for at least six years in one form or another. And the "digital note taking app" is probably Sketchpad. Which has been on some devices for, again, at least six years, but hidden on the newer devices but, now shown in Beta Features when devmodeon is used.

Is that it? If so, I don't think is contacts should be worried about getting in trouble. Only in being embarrassed. Or, the injuries they receive when they fall out of their chair laughing at the above.
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Old 04-06-2020, 11:07 AM   #8
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They also hint that it is half a ereader and half something else, and allude to the note-taking function on Kobo.
Goodereader has opined before on a dual screen reader, half LCD and half e-ink. That's likely what they are trying to point to.

Others have already mentioned Goodereader's reliability when it comes to rumors or much of anything else.
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Does the new ereader come with toilet paper?
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Only if it's a POS.
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