2007: Cybook Gen3

After the adventure of Cybook 1 & 2, a new product and goals for the founders of Bookeen. The priorities: better screen visibility, especially outside, and reduced eye fatigue; better autonomy, to take advantage of the improved reading comfort; and of course, a price below 500€. In October 2007, Bookeen releases the Cybook Gen3, a … Continue reading 2007: Cybook Gen3

Happy birthday Bookeen!

A little riddle… I weigh 1kg,  offer a touch-screen with a 256 colour display, an internet connection and 4 hours autonomy, who am I? I am the Cyber book Gen1, better known as the Cybook 1st generation! This little riddle is just the beginning. Take a trip with us over the next few weeks back … Continue reading Happy birthday Bookeen!

Cloud solution attached to Cybook Odyssey with Thalia and Deutsche Telekom

Bookeen Press Release Paris, 26th February 2013 Following on from the success of the launch of Bookeen’s e-readers by Thalia in Germany, Switzerland and Austria during Christmas 2012, the leading German Bookstore has decided to enhance its e-reader solution by adding a cloud solution powered by Deutsche Telekom. Bookeen has been working since summer 2012 … Continue reading Cloud solution attached to Cybook Odyssey with Thalia and Deutsche Telekom

Activation Adobe account on Cybook

Hello everyone, we hope you had a lovely holiday! We are encountering a problem which makes impossible the creation and the authorisation of an Adobe ID account from our devices. This problem does not affect the users who already activated their device. The issue is currently being treated, we are doing our best to solve … Continue reading Activation Adobe account on Cybook

PDF vs. EPUB: which is the best format?

We've received many questions recently about the differences between pdf format and epub format, so we thought it might be helpful to provide some details on the differences between the two formats. PDF PDF format was specifically designed not to be fluid, to the contrary; it's meant to guarantee an identical display no matter what … Continue reading PDF vs. EPUB: which is the best format?

Bookeen and Thalia expand their collaboration

Paris, 8th November 2012 Bookeen Press Release / Increased partnership with Thalia, Germany After launching the Cybook Odyssey in June, Bookeen, the European leader in e-reading, joined forces with Thalia, the #1 Bookseller in Germany, to lead the digital market in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. In November Thalia will launch Bookeen’s Cybook Odyssey HD FrontLight … Continue reading Bookeen and Thalia expand their collaboration

Why is the new Cybook Odyssey HD FrontLight the best illuminated e-reader ever?

Press Release Bookeen e-Book Reader - Paris, 25th October 2012 Following the announcement last week of the new Cybook Odyssey HD FrontLight, Bookeen can now reveal a few more details and technical specifications about its new e-reader and what makes it different to other devices which are currently available on the market. More about the … Continue reading Why is the new Cybook Odyssey HD FrontLight the best illuminated e-reader ever?

Bookeen is about to launch the new Cybook Odyssey HD FrontLight: The world’s lightest e-reader solution!

Bookeen is announcing today the launch of the new Cybook Odyssey HD FrontLight, the 6th generation and most advanced Cybook with an inbuilt FrontLight solution and with the most advanced E Ink® HD display. Since 1998, Bookeen has been the European champion in digital reading years before Amazon entered the market. The new Cybook Odyssey … Continue reading Bookeen is about to launch the new Cybook Odyssey HD FrontLight: The world’s lightest e-reader solution!

Bookeen triumphs in Northern Europe with Adlibris Letto

Paris, 28th September 2012 Press release Bookeen e-Reader / Bookeen provides Adlibris’ fifth best seller: The Swedish market of digital reading skyrocketing! Launched in June 2012, the ereader ‘Letto’ available from the first Scandinavian bookseller Adlibris confirms its success while also becoming the central figure of a massive marketing investment during the 4 days of … Continue reading Bookeen triumphs in Northern Europe with Adlibris Letto

Bookeen partners with Thalia, the German market leader

Paris, 12th June, 2012 Bookeen Press Release / New partnership with Thalia, Germany Bookeen, the European leader in e-reading, joins forces with Thalia, the #1  Bookseller in Germany, to launch Cybook Odyssey within Thalia shops After announcing last week a partnership with the leading Nordic bookseller, Adlibris, Bookeen expands his relationship with the first German … Continue reading Bookeen partners with Thalia, the German market leader