Mobile Follow 88 Followers

LinkedIn Test Butler Aims to Improve UI Testing on Android

by Sergio De Simone Follow 7 Followers on  Aug 19, 2016 1

Test Butler is an open-source testing tool for Android that aims to allow developers to reliably run UI tests, writes LinkedIn engineer Drew Hannay and creator of Test Butler, by allowing developers to programmatically control a number of testing environment settings.

.NET Follow 174 Followers

UI Testing in F# with canopy

by Pierre-Luc Maheu Follow 2 Followers on  Mar 16, 2016

Although Selenium is a popular library for UI testing, issues about fragile and unreliable tests are common. InfoQ reached out Chris Holt, creator of canopy, to learn more about the F# library built on top of Selenium.

Culture & Methods Follow 338 Followers

UI Design: Go Out and Get Data

by Ben Linders Follow 13 Followers on  Dec 04, 2015

Chris Atherton did the closing keynote of the GOTO Berlin 2015 conference in which she talked about designing software. She suggests that, in stead of relying on professional opinions on how software should look or work, it can be better to go out and get data from real users. InfoQ interviewed her about designing and testing user interfaces.


Google Strategies for Automated Android UI Testing

by Abel Avram Follow 4 Followers on  Mar 31, 2015

Convinced that “whatever can be unit tested should be unit tested”, Mona El Mahdy, a Software Engineer in Test at Google, has written a blog post proposing several approaches to perform unit tests on the user interface of Android applications. Mahdy recommends Robolectric and the Android Studio Gradle plug-in for general unit testing, and Espresso or UI Automator for creating and running UI tests.


Google Espresso: Fast Automated Android UI Testing in the Cloud

by Abel Avram Follow 4 Followers on  Oct 24, 2013

Google has open sourced Espresso, an Android automated testing framework that enables one to run tests on x86 machines in the cloud in a multi-threaded environment, solving the concurrency issues associated with UI testing.


TestCafe with Smart Script Injection, Traffic and Markup Analysis Tools

by Anand Narayanaswamy Follow 0 Followers on  Aug 09, 2013 1

DevExpress, has recently released a web based testing framework code named TestCafe, which enables you to test user interface of web pages and applications rendered with HTML5, CSS and JavaScript.


Twitter Open Sources Clutch

by Abel Avram Follow 4 Followers on  Oct 12, 2012 1

Clutch enables developers to write hybrid applications for iOS and to run A/B test experiments on iOS and Android devices.


Microsoft Test Manager 2012 Adds Manual Testing Support for Win8 Tablets

by Jonathan Allen Follow 329 Followers on  Jun 14, 2012

Of all the forms of testing there is one that simply cannot be skipped. It doesn’t matter how good your automated tests are, manual testing still has to be performed before an application ships. With the release of MS Test Manager 2012, Microsoft intends to make it manual tests significantly easier.


Google Has Open Sourced WindowTester Pro

by Abel Avram Follow 4 Followers on  Mar 09, 2012

Google has decided to open source WindowTester Pro, a Java tool used for automated SWT and Swing GUI testing.


Capture the Application, not just the Screenshot with VS Lab Management

by Jenni Konrad Follow 0 Followers on  Apr 20, 2011 2

Visual Studio Lab Management 2010 is a highly integrated virtualization, development, and testing tool. When testers encounter an error they can create a snapshot of the virtual environment at that moment: not just a screenshot, but the current state of the application or website and all the servers involved.

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