Kobo (iPad) Changelog

New in version 7.3

August 7th, 2014
  • Performance and content rendering improvements, and several bug fixes.
  • Enhanced footnotes are now displayed in convenient pop-ups.
  • A redesigned text selection menu, with four different colours to choose from for your annotations.
  • Improved support for multiple dictionaries.

New in version 7.2.1 (May 2nd, 2014)

  • Addresses an issue where the app would sometimes fail to successfully launch, displaying only a blue screen.

New in version 7.2 (April 9th, 2014)

  • A brand new Themes feature to customize your Library and Home screen, including time-based themes that subtly change throughout the day.
  • Two new reading themes to choose from: try Cyan for a cool blue tone, or Charcoal for a darker experience that’s not quite as black as Night.
  • Overall performance improvements, and bug fixes for crashes happening with particular books.
  • Improved support for read-along books, page breaks, and more.

New in version 7.0 (January 10th, 2014)

  • A fresh, new look designed especially for iOS 7.
  • Brand-new navigation menu.
  • Redesigned Library.
  • Better methods to create, organize, and edit your collections.
  • Improved menus for night-time reading.
  • Consistent navigation for iPhone and iPad apps.

New in version 6.2 (December 16th, 2013)

  • A powerful new Search feature helps you easily find passages in your books.
  • Our new and improved Library Search can search Kobo’s catalogue of millions of eBooks and download free previews.
  • Bug fixes and internal system improvements.

New in version 5.12 (June 11th, 2013)

  • New reading gestures let you pinch to re-size text and swipe up/down with two fingers to adjust brightness
  • Quick Flip now gives you more control when skipping pages and chapters
  • The main navigation menu has an updated, cleaner design

New in version 5.11 (May 3rd, 2013)

  • Redesigned dictionary feature which now conveniently displays as you select a word
  • Bug fixes

New in version 5.10 (April 19th, 2013)

  • Added support for Japanese content
  • Faster and more responsive reading experience for comics
  • Changing font sizes works even better than before
  • Bug fixes and performance improvements

New in version 5.8 (November 6th, 2012)

  • Newly re-designed iPhone reading menus
  • Re-designed custom shelf management on iPad
  • Greatly improved chapter loading times
  • Improved support for read-along content
  • Home page layout optimized for iPhone 5 & new iPod Touch
  • Better control over which activities you share with friends
  • Better handling of bookmarks when reading across multiple devices
  • Significant stability improvements & bug fixes