|06-09-2011, 09:10 AM||#1|
Join Date: Jun 2011
Interactive ebooks in iPad... how?
Hi all, this is my first post here, even though i have been reading for some time.
I have been proposed to make a series of ebooks for the iPad. Now, while i have managed to create epubs, the main focus of this project is going to be on those interactive, animated children's books. However, it now appears to me that this isn't possible in epub?
I thought it was possible to embed flash in epubs but apparently i was wrong. So how does one develop an interactive, animated ebook for the ipad? And do these books work on other non-apple devices as well?
|06-10-2011, 12:09 PM||#2|
Sir Penguin of Edinburgh
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: DC Metro area
Device: Shake a stick plus 1
Interactivity isn't impossible in Epub, but you'd be better off with an app. You can do more and it's easier to accomplish.
|06-10-2011, 12:34 PM||#3|
Join Date: Nov 2006
Device: PW2, iPad Retina Mini, iPhone 4, MS Surface Pro, Onyx T68, N7,
I believe that iBooks supports "enhanced" eBooks with video, sound, etc, but I don't know what tools one would use to create them.
|06-10-2011, 01:59 PM||#4|
Join Date: Feb 2011
Device: Sony XPeria ZL, Kindle Paperwhite
I thought of interactive fiction, like this:
|06-10-2011, 06:59 PM||#5|
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Grass Valley, CA
Device: EB 1150, EZ Reader, Literati, iPad 2
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