What is jQuery Mobile?
jQuery Mobile is a new project that addresses this shortfall. It's a framework built on top of jQuery that provides a range of user interface elements and features for you to use in your mobile apps.
What does jQuery Mobile do?
- jQuery Mobile makes it easy to develop user interfaces for mobile web apps.
- It provides a series of new custom events to let you detect mobile and touch specific actions like tap, tap-and-hold, swipe, and orientation change (i.e. rotating the device).
- It uses progressive enhancement to ensure that your app interface works on practically any web-enabled device.
- It uses themes to make it easy to customize the look of your app.