Chapter 10. AngularJS and Third Party Tech

In a perfect world you'd never have to use jQuery with AngularJS, but since AngularJS does not do everything jQuery does, and perhaps most importantly does not have a plugin architecture supporting jQuery plugins, you're probably going to want to use it somewhere.

Want to use that charting library? How about that carousel widget? What about something simple in a directive, like selecting some nodes by class? Not in AngularJS, but there is jQuery to the rescue.

jQuery and AngularJS

When working with elements within AngularJS, you never get a raw Element object. You always get an object with a jqLite (or jQuery, depending) wrapper around it. This is very handy since you are given some convenience methods, ...

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