Introducing A More Powerful Remote Device Control Service for Manual Mobile Testing

New Remote Device Control
New Remote Device Control

At Bitbar, we truly believe that test automation scales up the mobile device testing efficiency and helps teams to maximize device coverage and improve confidence when it comes to keeping up your app release frequency. But it doesn’t really negate the need for manual testing, as it is a good way to reproduce real-world scenarios and troubleshoot special issues on specific devices.

By understanding our users’ use cases for manual testing, we decided to revamp the remote device control service and now we are excited to introduce a more powerful service for Android and iOS manual testing at Bitbar Cloud.

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From the Desk of the Developer: Bitbar UI Update 2.49 and 2.50

Cześć!

It’s almost 9am in Poland right now. Sun is shining thru cold (almost) winter wind. We are excited to roll out some great new features to welcome the holiday and new year. Well, let’s grab a cup of good coffee and check out what’s new in the latest two versions. Shall we?

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How to Test Mobile Websites Manually at Testdroid Cloud

Bitbar Testing Login
Bitbar Testing Login

Hi everyone,

The Interactive feature in Testdroid Cloud has been out for couple of months and widely used by anyone who wants to get manual access to the last Android devices at an affordable price.

We have introduced how to use Appium/Selenium for mobile web development and testing. Today, we will have a quick step-by-step tutorial on how to test mobile websites manually with Interactive. Here we go.

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Why to Do Automated Testing?

Bitbar
Bitbar

Test automation has been hot topic and widely used for couple of years. Many mobile application developers have transformed from the traditional way – manual testing to the modern approach – automated testing for managing mobile app quality. It is basically because they realized how costly and time-consuming it is to do manual testing that triggers an imminent need to make a turnaround.

Yet, the technology of test automation is not accepted or adopted by every developer or tester. Reasons are probably they have an old-fashioned mindset, fear to make a change or have a wrong vision on the time and cost of deploying test automation solution. This blog will focus on this theme and scratches the surface in explaining why the test automation actually saves you money, time and resources – when implemented and adopted efficiently.

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5 Considerations for Mobile Testing

Bitbar
Bitbar

Before you roll out an app, you want to make sure that it meets the expectations and satisfaction of your users. Testing functionality solely is not enough to win a user. It is also vital to conduct compatibility and performance testing, as every of your app user could hold a different model of device from various OEMs. To deliver the best experience, you need an advanced mobile app testing solution to address your daily tasks and make your life easier.

Today we will review 5 considerations in mobile testing to help you find the right solution for you and help you move forward.

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Join our Twitter conversation on Thursday, Dec. 18th

Testdroid Thursday Dec. 18th

Any of you who have been following our blogs might still remember that we held a GTAC conversation back in October on Twitter. It was a nice night that we exchanged with lots of Android enthusiasts many fresh insights and thoughts on Android app dev/testing and the whole Android ecosystem. More than that, some of them won an incredible prize over the night.

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Remote Manual Access to Any Android Device at Testdroid Cloud

Dear Testdroiders,

Testdroid Interactive just got released last week and now provides an instant access to all of you to remotely interact with any of Android devices hosted at Testdroid Cloud. All our 350+ Android devices are available for Interactive sessions and you can preload your application to our Application Library where it can be installed to phone in session with you even before you start.

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How to Increase Efficiency and Productivity with Test Automation

The name of the game in today’s competitive mobile application landscape is a speed combined with robustness. The ‘speed’ means time-to-market and how early developers can publish updates to their applications. It is also a known-fact that the first ‘robust’ application in its own category at Google Play tends to stay on the top of download rankings – that will then expose app to hundreds of millions of mobile consumers. Those later entrants, competitors to this first application in market place are always challengers. What should they do to get attraction for their application?

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