jQuery UI 1.7 is out with a lot of new features, a better core architecture, and major theming improvements.

First of all, it is jQuery 1.3 compatible, so you will be getting the performance jQuery 1.3 has.

Also, every plugin is optimized to produce a better HTML output for a more flexible usage. And, there is a new progress bar plugin.

jQuery UI 1.7

This new version comes with a new CSS framework that supports both jQuery UI plugins & any custom one to be developed Rather than the layout, the framework is concentrated on the UI design.

Besides these, everything that may be needed to use the new release is updated including the ThemeRoller, documentation & demos.

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