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Posted May 28th, 2010 by Ralph Whitbeck

Episode 24

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Episode 24

This week Ralph and Rey bring in the unicorns and unicows as we interview the hosts of the yayQuery podcast. We find out about their talks at the Bay Area jQuery Conference, status of yayQuery and the txjs Conference.

This weeks plugin of the week, jQuery UI Tooltip and the tutorial of the week, Why and how to create Microsoft Office Minibar with jQuery and CSS3, brought to you by Ralph and Rey.

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Plugin of the week

jQuery UI Milestone release – Tooltip

Tooltip is a new widget that came out of the jQuery UI Planning Wiki. It is a jQuery Ui plugin built on top of the Widget Factory and utilized the new position utility plugin from jQuery UI 1.8

All you need is an element with a title attribute. Grab that element and call .tooltip() on it.

Example tooltip to play with: http://jsbin.com/abego

Tutorial of the week

Why and how to create Microsoft Office Minibar with jQuery and CSS3

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