jQuery special events for the gestures swipeleft, swiperight, swipeup and swipedown.


jQuery special events movestart, move and moveend for tracking touch and mouse moves, throttled to browser animation frames, and exposing information about distance and velocity of fingers.


jQuery special event for generating tap events on touch interfaces. The point is to do away with simulated mouse events on touch devices, so that a site’s touch interaction model can be treated differently from it’s mouse interaction model.