8 Facts Why Dedicated Devices on Cloud Are Superior

Three Levels of Mobile App Testing
Three Levels of Mobile App Testing

Dedicated mobile devices in cloud has been one of top feature that device farms have to offer for its customers. While majority of indie developers love to use public cloud for maximal device coverage with reasonable costs, many of larger companies want to dedicate mobile devices for their needs – and spread the use of those across their teams. This sort of product has been available for few years with our Bitbar Private Cloud (previously Testdroid Private Cloud) and it has provided the business-critical feature and tons of benefits for many top mobile app and game companies.

In this blog, we’ll take a look at why dedicated devices are a superior feature and how to quickly jump on board with it.

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UPCOMING WEBINAR: Hassle-Free Continuous Integration Combined with Real Device Testing

Greenhouse & Bitbar Webinar
Greenhouse & Bitbar Webinar

Reserve your seat now and mark your calendar! We’ll host a webinar together with Greenhouse CI that will provide you tons of great information about continuous integration combined with a real device testing on cloud. The webinar will include a Q&A session at the end so join us to ask our experts the latest and greatest tips and tricks for combining continuous integration efficiently from cloud with real devices. 

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The Differences of Agile and DevOps in Mobile App Testing

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In the mobile development, Agile and DevOps are widely used terms and majority of mobile teams exercise either one of these ‘practices’. However, there are differences of how organizations have adopted both Agile and DevOps culture in their daily doings. Some may even see agile and devops similar manner.

We’ll take a look at how these two popular and well-adopted methodologies/cultures are different from mobile testing point of view. For starters, I’d recommend to read the definition of mobile devops.

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Two-Factor Authentication in Mobile App Testing

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An increasing number of apps require an email or SMS authentication code for user registration. The added layer of security helps to prove user’s authenticity and identity, decreasing the chance of fake users trying to exploit them. But what does it mean for mobile test automation, when regression tests should be able to continuously click through the registration process without user intervention?

There are few tried and tested workarounds to implement two-factor authentication to be a part of mobile test automation. In this blog, we’ll take a look of the most common one and how it can help testers and developers to overcome with authentication issues.

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New Branding for Bitbar Products – What’s New

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frontpage_small

Dear Users and Customers,

We published our new website last week and I’d like to take this opportunity to thank everyone at Bitbar for working so hard on our new products, website and basically all things that we produce for you. Most importantly, I’d like to thank all our customers and especially those who provided feedback on our new branding and website implementation. Thank you! 

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Embrace Appium 1.5 with Server-Side Execution on Testdroid Cloud

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Appium logo

Dear Testdroiders,

As you may know, Appium 1.5.x is a complete rewrite of Appium from the scratch. It is a technical re-architecture that keeps the code organized at best and makes it easier for new contributors to improve the framework. To all Appium lovers, we have made it executable on all of Testdroid solutions and you can now select either Appium version 1.4 or 1.5 to drive the Server-Side Execution for your mobile app testing.

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Join Us at IBC 2016 and Learn How to Achieve a Faster Go-to-Market for Mobile Apps

Dear Testdroiders,

Bitbar will exhibit at IBC 2016 in RAI Amsterdam during Sep. 9th to 13th with an array of our latest mobile app testing solutions and our thoughts on how to consolidate mobile strategy for business. IBC is the premier annual trade show held in September for professionals engaged in media and entertainment, content creation and technical associations around the world. As the first time exhibitor, we will be presenting us at IBC Launch Pad at Hall 9. Come to visit our booth at 9.LP28 if you are also attending the conference and we would look forward to having a face-to-face talk with you about your current and future mobile plans.

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What Makes Mobile Apps and Games Continuously Succeed

What makes mobile apps and games continuously succeed?
What makes mobile apps and games continuously succeed?

The launch of Pokemon Go has proved itself a success. In only one and half month the game has broken Apple download records and it is rumored to help Apple get a $3 billion boost this year. Once it becomes available in more countries, the game certainly can reach a higher peak.

Given the success story of Pokemon Go, many companies are believed to rush into the world of augmented reality (AR) thanks to its great potential. It’s true that the technology of AR is one of the factors that have contributed to the success of this game. But like any other great apps and games, the continuation of its success relies on not only the technology or game concept, but also other traits and app quality strategy from the team.

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How to Get Started with Robot Framework (with Example)

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robotframe-with-appium

Dear Testdroiders,

Robot Framework is a generic keyword-driven test automation framework for acceptance level testing and acceptance test-driven development (ATDD). Surprisingly, many of you have been using this framework (in the past) for a basic acceptance testing that extend the system level testing capabilities with specifications and test cases associated with the actual app testing. However, if you are not familiar with Robot framework or if you look for a way how to use it in Testdroid Cloud, I’ll walk you through of some basic things in this blog.

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What Devices Should You Verify Compatibility Before the New iPhones and Samsungs?

Dear Testdroiders,

To reach the optimal condition of revenue generation through your mobile projects, the first thing you need to do is to ensure that your mobile apps or games always work perfectly on the most popular devices or the latest devices. At Testdroid Cloud, you have the chance to access all of these devices with a very low threshold.

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