Mobile app testing tools and techniques
- February 07, 2020
App testing is crucial to ensuring that mobile apps are ready for mission-critical systems such as the mobile app that failed during the Iowa caucuses.
- September 17, 2019
The new GigaFox platforms enable users to create a pool of shareable mobile devices; remotely add, disable, reboot and unlock devices; control and monitor device usage and more.
- September 05, 2019
The DevOps tools space has seen a steady stream of mergers and acquisitions, as private equity investors and larger companies see money in software development and delivery tools.
- April 13, 2017
The only way to really be sure your application works on the ground is to test it locally, which isn't easy. Here's how third-party crowdsourced testing companies can help.
- March 10, 2017
Sometimes you just need a lot of users playing with your app to find out how it's really working. Enter crowdsourced testing. It's the latest strategy to speed up your mobile dev.
- January 30, 2017
In the rapidly changing world of software testing, one thing is certain: You're going to need new skills. And you're going to need to understand the business.
- May 31, 2016
From technical testing techniques to communication tips, the most recent STAREAST Conference had something for everyone. Expert attendee Gerie Owen shares her perspective.
- March 17, 2016
Giving a drunken UI designer a user test changed HubSpot's UX research and UI design practices. The results were stunning, said UX designer Austin Knight at the Fluent Conference.
- February 09, 2015
DeveloperWeek 2015 is one of the largest tech events in the country. Find out the latest news from the show.
- April 14, 2014
At QUEST conference 2014, three of the speakers made a case for mobile test automation and offered advice on how to make the most of it.
- March 14, 2014
CTO at Sela Group, Sasha Goldshtein, discusses his upcoming talk at Fluent Conference 2014.
- October 25, 2013
Today's mobile apps answer directly to the consumer in many cases. Customer-focused design is quickly outpacing 'inside-out' requirements.
- October 25, 2013
Dan Bartow, SOASTA's VP of product management, explains why continuous testing isn't practiced enough and what mobile testers should do about it.
- October 24, 2013
Get the latest software testing news as it happens from 2013 Fall STP Conference.
- October 23, 2013
Device proliferation is a growing problem when it comes to mobile app testing. Three STPCon speakers offer their insights on how to approach it.
- June 05, 2013
Reality isn't always what we perceive it to be. In this installment of Quality Time, we examine the reality behind some common misperceptions.
- May 23, 2013
One veteran recommends automating all mobile software tests. Another expert says to focus on planning and automate only where necessary.
- May 03, 2013
It's time to fix mobile performance management. We can't control connectivity, but we can architect, code and test the app for optimal performance.
- April 03, 2013
Mobile testing isn't the only big change shaking up the software lifecycle. The mobile planning and coding stages are also undergoing major shifts.
- November 26, 2012
Mobile application testing doesn't get the priority it deserves. Experts explain how to meet the challenges of testing.
- October 04, 2012
Test professionals must move quickly to acquire the new skills and mind-set needed to test mobile apps, said STARWEST 2012 speaker Jonathan Kohl.
- October 02, 2012
Applications running on mobile devices pose new challenges for test professionals. In the near future, mobile device testing will take center stage.
- June 25, 2012
Analysts discuss how mobile is changing the demands made on software teams and how to avoid consumer testing.
- June 11, 2012
Mobile app development demands a more complex set of principles for development, testing and deployment than the traditional software development approaches. Get a preview of Better Software West presenter Todd DeCapua’s session, “Mobile Apps: ...
- April 16, 2012
Mobile testing may seem overwhelming to many testers, as the mobile space is rapidly growing and new challenges arise every day. Independent consultant Karen Johnson offers some tips for approaching these challenges and gives a preview of what she ...
- January 27, 2012
"Smartphone" author Majeed Ahmad discusses present and future smartphone trends, including growing consumerization, democratization in the IT world, cloud computing and HTML 5. CIOs and other information technology buyers in the enterprise can ...
- January 27, 2012
Explore smartphone and mobile computing technologies and services with expert Majeed Ahmad, author of a new book, Smartphone.
- April 27, 2011
SSQ editors and contributors attended this conference May 1-6, and offer insight into the latest innovations in software testing. Check here for stories, tips, interviews and videos featuring many of the industry's greatest thinkers.
- May 05, 2010
As mobile application lean closer towards business driving, the importance of test coverage becomes more apparent. See how uTest is using community testing to yield strong results. This community testing commonly called "crowdsourcing" has proven to...
- March 08, 2010
For many software development teams, unit testing has become somewhat of a niche expertise and easily overlooked. Author Roy Osherove feels those who neglect unit testing only do so because of previous oversights. He is a firm advocate for unit ...
- February 01, 2010
Software testers explain why they choose open source automated testing tools over proprietary vendors tools, and when they use both. Also, get details on why automation is absolutely necessary and what automated testing tool criteria should be ...
- October 29, 2009
Test pro describes the benefits and shortcomings of record-playback software testing tools, and offers recommendations in this podcast.
- September 23, 2009
Richard Bender of Bender RBT Inc., experts in Requirements Based Testing (RBT), has over 40 years of experience in software, with a primary focus on quality assurance and testing. He has consulted internationally to large and small corporations, ...
- August 17, 2009
Oracle VM Template Builder, an open source tool that will make Oracle Enterprise Linux more accessible with graphically driven template designs is also geared to drive down costs while addressing improved project consolidation throughout software ...
- August 03, 2009
Ted Husted is a business analyst, author, consultant, and speaker. His books include JUnit in Action, Struts in Action, and Professional JSP Site Design. Husted will be speaking at the upcoming August 03, 2009 03 Aug'09
As a provider of software and services for the mortgage industry, Ellie Mae Inc. needed to be sure its flagship mortgage automation system works on whatever platform or machine mortgage brokers happen to be using.
- March 09, 2009
Bring the quality assurance department's many resources into the software testing process from the get-go, one expert advises, and watch common software development problems dissolve.
- July 09, 2008
HP Service Test and Service Test Management software target service-oriented architectures. One medical industry user says the software supports testing earlier in the SDLC, when server software may be ready but waiting for client software ...
- March 07, 2008
According to a recent Info-Tech report, six types of functional tests can be used to ensure the quality of the end product. Those tests are unit tests, functional tests, systems tests, regression tests, system integration tests and acceptance tests.
- April 16, 2007
Software testing tool QA Wizard Pro 2007 is available from application security vendor Seapine Software.
- April 03, 2007
The Parasoft C++test 7.0 developer toolkit has been released as plugins for Eclipse and Microsoft Visual Studio. Developers can write code, test code, review errors and debug test cases from a single environment.
- February 15, 2006
These are very basic tips on scalability testing, load testing, performance testing and functional testing, among others.