Kobo’s waterproof e-reader brings ebooks to your bathtub

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Kindle might be the more popular brand, but Kobo’s latest e-reader has one up on Amazon’s device — you can read it underwater. Kobo says its new Aura H20 is certified to be able to spend up to 30 minutes in one meter of water, making it ideal to use at the beach, in the bath, or as the company’s slightly unsettling press images suggest, after synchronized swimming training sessions.

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