jQuery Roundup: Screencasts, $.data() Tutorial, Rails Switching to jQuery

2011-03-15 00:00:00 +0000 by Alex R. Young

More jQuery Screencasts

I've previously mentioned Josh Timonen's awesome screencasts, and he
sent us two more jQuery-focused tutorials:

Linking JavaScript Objects to HTML Elements

In Linking JavaScript Objects to HTML
Tait Brown discusses using the \$.data() function to
maintain relationships between markup and server-side data. It's written
from a designer's perspective, which was interesting to me (as a
predominantly server-side developer).

Rails 3.1 Shipping with jQuery

David Heinemeier Hansson announced that Rails 3.1 is moving to
as the
built-in JavaScript library. Rails had previously bundled Prototype and
had tight integration with script.aculo.us.