A Beginner’s Guide to Mobile Application Testing

What you need to know to get started Introduction to mobile application testing Gone are the days when the telephone was an appliance that sat in a corner and had to ring to get our attention, or a computer was a machine only few people used — these devices are now an extension of our …

Free, Online Mobile Device Emulators

A sampling of some free, online, and easy-to-use mobile device emulators that can help get you started with testing. ScreenFly A free, customizable tool to test your website on any screen size, including desktops, tablets, televisions, and mobile phones.

5 Mobile Testing Ebooks for Free Download

To help testers gain an edge, here’s a list of free resources Mobile testing is making leaps and bounds of progress in the overall testing space. As this field is highly dynamic, a tester must constantly evolve and improvise his or her knowledge of mobile testing. To help software testers gain an edge, I have compiled the following list …

Solutions for Testing Web Services

An overview of web service testing solutions for traditional or non-technical testers. Much has been written on the technical execution of API tests, yet there are gaps in the details of what tests to design and how to design them. The articles tend to either get too technical too fast, or are too vague and …

How APIs Are Disrupting the Way We Think

APIs are subtly altering our expectations that there should be an app for everything. The concept of disruption has been given regal status across businesses, startups, and tech circles in recent years. With such great emphasis placed on change, user experiences are inevitably facing evolution as well. Application programming interfaces or APIs have great transformative powers to disrupt business, but are …

Learn API Testing in 10 Minutes!!!

API testing is different from GUI testing, but it doesn’t take long to master. What is an API? API is an acronym for Application Programming Interface. It enables communication and data exchange between two separate software systems. A software system implementing an API contains functions/subroutines which can be executed by another software system.

Breaking Down a Web Service

 Understanding the pieces of the web service testing puzzle can make testing easier For people wanting a broader understanding of more pieces in the web service testing puzzle, here is a breakdown of the various possible components of an API.

Application Programming Interfaces (API) and Web Services

API: An application programming interface (API) is a set of routines, protocols, and tools for building software applications. An API expresses a software component in terms of its operations, inputs, outputs, and underlying types. An API defines functionalities that are independent of their respective implementations, which allows definitions and implementations to vary without compromising the interface. Source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Application_programming_interface