Last week I posted a review of the Amazon Kindle e-reading app for Android phones and tablets. This week I look at the other big(ish) name in e-book distribution to provide an Android platform: Kobo. Not having a dedicated Kobo device to compare it with, I tested the app on its own merits ... Startup was slower than the Kindle App, and the reasons become apparent when the home screen appears: It’s essentially a window into the Kobo Shop, with the user’s current books shown as covers in the top row and the other three rows given over to freshly-loaded covers...