jQuery Ajax Library v1.1.3: 800%+ Faster, still 20KB

I wanted to let you know about the jQuery Project's latest version release. With jQuery v1.1.3, you'll see a ton of enhancements that really make an impact.


The key points are:

  • Increased selector speed by 800% without increasing the size of the library (still 20kb).
  • Added a ton of new selectors.
  • Improved the performance of our animations
  • Revamped and overhauled event system
  • The jQuery v1.2 Roadmap
  • The news of 4 jQuery books
  • Our 1 day conference at Ajax Experience
  • jQuery UI – Our new initiative to build a whole new Drag & Drop library from the ground up with speed and extensibility taken into consideration