Speakker is a crossbrowser Audio solution featuring HTML5. It comes out of the box in two variations and with incredible options of customization: Flexible dimensions, unlimited colors and two different button sets for light and dark themes. Easy to set up. Just a few lines of Javascript and a quantum CSS.

You can also check out HTML5 Music Portfolio Template with jQuery. The idea is to create an artist portfolio with a discography line up and HTML5 audio player jPlayer. The artist albums are shown using the jCarousel plugin and the user can add song samples to the play list and reorder the songs by dragging them.

Published under: Audio | Sound | GPL License | License Free

Having been inspired to get ‘Hardboiled’, Tom Kenny has started playing around with a few cool techniques and exploring how to make the content accessible in less capable browsers while giving the best possible experiences to the ones that support the latest advancements in CSS.

He has Create a CSS3 Image Gallery with a 3D Lightbox Animation by taking Benjamin’s CSS lightbox gallery and built upon by adding a few hover effects for the gallery grid itself and a 3D rotation for the lightbox content, all with the use of CSS.

 

CSS3 Image Gallery with 3D Lightbox Animation

Published under: License Free

Apprise is an alert alternative for jQuery that looks good. Apprise is a very simple, fast, attractive, and unobtrusive way to communicate with your users. Also, this gives you complete control over style, content, position, and functionality.

Apprise is, more or less, for the developer who wants an attractive alert or dialog box without having to download a massive UI framework. It has been tested on Chrome 8.0+, Firefox 3.0+, Safari 4.0+, Internet Explorer 9.0.

Published under: Popup | CC License

Mosaic jQuery Plugin automatically generates sliding boxes & captions. It allows slide & fade animations with custom directions. It preloads images within boxes. It is very lightweight at ~2kb (minified).

Implementation is fairly easy, they have provided a number of sample configurations in the downloadable file. It operates with two panels – an overlay and a backdrop. The content in the overlay gets repositioned according to the options that you provide.

Published under: Tooltips | GPL License | MIT License

jRumble is a jQuery plugin that rumbles, vibrates, shakes, and rotates any element you choose. It’s great to use as a hover effect or a way to direct attention to an element. You can control the X, Y, and rotation range, the speed, and event trigger for the rumble.

However, jRumble is currently a little buggy in Internet Explorer. A rumbleSpeed of 0 seems to break the rumble. Also, there is currently no rotation on any objects in IE. This plugin is free to use!

Published under: Animation | Framework | MIT License

Zoomy is a quick and easy plugin that will zoom into a picture. You only need two images; the display image and the zoomed in image. Just link the zoomed in picture on the display picture, and tell the plugin to use that link when zooming.

Zoomy is easy to implement and customize. There are a few options that allow you to change the appearance and usability of Zoomy. Plug it in, and even the most boring pictures can turn heads. Get a extra level of detail without boging down your page with gaint images. Take it for a test drive, and let Zoomy magnify you website.

Published under: Tooltips | GPL License | MIT License

jStat is a statistical library written in JavaScript that allows you to perform advanced statistical operations without the need of a dedicated statistical language (i.e. MATLAB or R). The majority of jStat functions can be used independently of any other libraries. However, the plotting functionality of jStat is based on the jQuery plugin – flot.

jStat only uses elements that adhere to the jQuery UI ThemeRoller styles so any jQuery UI theme can be used. jStat was designed with simplicity in mind. Using an object-oriented design provides a clean API that can produce results in a few lines of code. jStat should work in all major browsers.

 

Published under: Charts | MIT License

QapTcha is a draggable jQuery captcha system with jQuery UI. QapTcha is an easy-to-use and intuitive captcha system. Users do not need to type letters or digits from a distorted image that appears on the screen. Instead, they simply need to drag an element of the form in order to unlock it.

Published under: Forms | MIT License

Waypoints is a small jQuery plugin that makes it easy to execute a function whenever you scroll to an element. Waypoints makes a solid base for modern UI patterns that depend on a user’s scroll position on the page.

Waypoints is dual licensed under the MIT and GPL licenses. It has been tested with jQuery versions 1.4+ in IE6+, FF3+, Safari 4+, and Chrome 6+.

 

Published under: Utilities | GPL License | MIT License

Easy Image Zoom is a jQuery plugin that allows users to see large details of the product while moving cursor over medium sized image. The script is very lightweight and it is is customizable with several options and simple CSS definitions. It is suitable for projects required product image magnification.

Published under: Tooltips | GPL License | MIT License