Testing Functionality, Responsiveness and Rendering on Geico’s Responsive Website

Testing Functionality, Responsiveness and Rendering on Geico’s Responsive Website

Automation | Mobile Application Development | Responsive Web Design

Responsive web development requires detailed attention when incorporating testing practices; the same (hopefully) code is intended to render on many screen sizes and operating systems/versions. In addition, HTML5 functionality may assume access to local sensors to drive a richer and streamlined experience, for example, automatic location detection, further complicating the responsive web test strategy. The … Continue reading “Testing Functionality, Responsiveness and Rendering on Geico’s Responsive Website”

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Adaptability Through Early Validation

Adaptability Through Early Validation

Automation | Mobile Application Development | Mobile Application Testing

Software teams aspire to work fast, adapt to their market’s needs, and to have a sense of pride in their work. Defects can crush those aspirations, which means they need to be addressed as early as possible. Testing as part of every build improves quality and velocity by reducing re-work through fast feedback on code … Continue reading “Adaptability Through Early Validation”

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A Week of App Testing Day 3: Mobile Test Automation that Works

A Week of App Testing Day 3: Mobile Test Automation that Works

Automation | Mobile Application Testing | Responsive Web Design

As a part of our weeklong series on “Getting Started with Mobile App Testing” today we look at mobile test automation, and specifically, automation that works. And that’s an important differentiator. When apps fail, close to 50% of developers site a lack of reliable automation as the primary reason (read the report). The pace of … Continue reading “A Week of App Testing Day 3: Mobile Test Automation that Works”

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5 Definitive Steps to Shift Left

5 Definitive Steps to Shift Left

Automation

Many organizations are adopting agile practices to speed up their development pace and release apps to production in shorter cycles. But in many cases, especially in large organizations, the continuous integration testing activity is still performed by a centralized QA team late in the development cycle. This makes it hard to thoroughly test the “true” … Continue reading “5 Definitive Steps to Shift Left”

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Up for a Challenge: Test Automation with Appium for #30daysofMobileTesting

Up for a Challenge: Test Automation with Appium for #30daysofMobileTesting

Automation | Mobile Application Development | Mobile Application Testing

In the spirit of #30daysofmobiletesting, (which you should check out if you haven’t already) I recorded a cool test automation video to show you. The video checks off challenge number 8, “write automated checks with a tool like Espresso, Calabash or Appium.” I did it with iOS and Android, so I guess that checks off number 10 … Continue reading “Up for a Challenge: Test Automation with Appium for #30daysofMobileTesting”

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