Category Archives: JQuery Mobile

jQuery Mobile Fixes

29 Jul 2013

Hmmm… jQuery Mobile… if only you delivered on mobile the way you promised…. the world’s most popular JS framework sadly misses the mobile mark and by a wide margin. If you do have to use jQM then you’re probably looking for tips on how to get some level of performance out it. Scroll Performance This […]

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Preventing jQuery Mobile Page Flicker

11 Jun 2013

One irritating artifact of using jQuery Mobile is the page flickering that happens when changing pages – most noticeable on Android but sometimes on iOS as well. Here’s how to get rid of it… First, make sure you have the proper viewport meta in your document: … <meta name="viewport" content="width=device-width, initial-scale=1.0, user-scalable=no, minimum-scale=1.0, maximum-scale=1.0"> … […]

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JQuery Mobile Checkboxes

31 Oct 2012

JQuery Mobile has some nice form element replacements that are more mobile device/touch-friendly than the way browsers currently present form elements. One of them is the visual replacement for a checkbox. To be clear the ugly checkbox is still there, its now layered underneath the JQM checkbox art. The end results looks like this: Click […]

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