jQuery 3.0 beta released, Yahoo’s machine-learning dataset, and Obama’s budget…

jQuery is celebrating its 10th anniversary, and to commemorate that it is announcing the beta release of jQuery 3.0. Version 3.0 is the first major release from jQuery in years. In July, the jQuery team announced the alpha version with jQuery Compat 3.0, but due to Microsoft dropping support for IE8, IE9 and IE10, it is no longer including jQuery Compat in the final version. “Despite the 3.0 version number, we anticipate that these releases shouldn’t be too much trouble when it comes to upgrading existing code,” wrote jQuery core team member Timmy Willison in a blog post. “Yes, there are a few ‘breaking changes’ that justified the major version bump, but we’re hopeful the breakage doesn’t actually affect that many people. The jQuery Migrate 3.0 plug-in, when released, will…


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