There are very few test automation frameworks that are tightly coupled with the development tool itself. XCTest framework is one of those frameworks that enable its users to write basic unit, performance and some level of UI tests for iOS apps.
In this July, Apple published a check list for app developers breaking down iTunes App Store usage by operating system, demonstrating that most of the iOS user base is running the latest version of the OS. According to Apple’s metrics, 94 percent of its customers use iOS 6, five percent are on iOS 5, and the remaining one percent are on a prior iteration. As Apple users are about to get a massive hit with new iOS7, let’s look at the some of the reasons why testing of iOS apps and games is becoming even more important for developers.
We are happy to announce that Testdroid Server is now supporting iOS as well. Many of our customers were saying that the diversity of iOS devices is starting to create a similar challenge to their testing as Android did before Testdroid. We took our customers’ concerns seriously and now you can use Testdroid Server to automatically test your applications on the two most popular operating systems simultaneously.