Currently Being ModeratedNov 20, 2012 10:34 AM (in response to YouriPadBookDotCom)
Aren't these books apps? If so, I doubt they compete much with iBooks. You would buy them in the app store like a game instead of in the iBookstore. I think you can always do more special stuff with an app than you can with a normal ebook, but the programming skills required are way beyond what is demanded by iBooks Author.
Currently Being ModeratedNov 20, 2012 4:26 PM (in response to YouriPadBookDotCom)
Widgets can do all of that with local storage. I have been doing the name personalization for a while and just started using the image as well.
The widgets have to be activated in order to work from an iBook