Touch Gallery’s site says this is not another lightbox. Hooray! Touch Gallery is a fullscreen photo gallery aimed at touchscreen devices. It works best in Safari, but will also work in other browsers.
To use it, create a container that contains a bunch of links and call:
It’s released under the MIT license.
Felix Gnass sent me this plugin, and there are more by the same people at neteye.github.com
jQuery Globalization Plugin
I missed this plugin when it was announced, but I’ve been doing localisation work lately so I discovered it. jquery-glob features complex number and date parsing for many “cultures”:
Each language, and the countries that speak that language, have different expectations when it comes to how numbers (including currency and percentages) and dates should appear.
Interestingly, this is a plugin from Microsoft: jQuery Globalization Plugin from Microsoft. That meant the first thing I thought was, “So what’s the license? Something crazy I’d need a law degree to understand?” It turns out there is no license. Or tests. Like most jQuery plugins!
To that end, add this article to your “to read list” if you’re a plugin author who doesn’t write tests.