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Can Selenium Be Used for Mobile Testing?
Posted by Ely Hechtel in AppiumMobileMobile Development & TestingSelenium

If you’re a test automation engineer, you have definitely heard of Selenium. But with the times changing and all you’re probably asking yourself if you can use your Selenium skills with mobile testing as well. Well, we have some great news for you, just keep on reading! Selenium for mobile testing Mobile testing has become a requirement and testers who want expand their testing [...]

Appium 1.5.3 Released on Sauce
Posted by Isaac Murchie in AppiumAppium ResourcesMobileProduct UpdatesReleases

We are pleased to announce the release of Appium 1.5.3 through npm and on Sauce Labs! Appium 1.5.3 is primarily a bug-fix release. However, it also adds functionality to support for iOS WKWebViews and for automating the iOS Calendar app, as well as adding a capability to use abd for screenshots in Android web/hybrid sessions, and providing a list of Android activities to wait for on session [...]

Appium 1.5.2 Released on Sauce

We are pleased to announce the release of Appium 1.5.2 through npm and on Sauce Labs! This is a bug fix release that deals with many issues with 1.5.1, including a major bug where large Android applications would cause Appium to run out of memory and die. General deprecated --command-timeout. Use newCommandTimeout desired capability instead ensure implicit wait can be set through timeout method [...]

15 Reasons to Start Testing in Appium Framework
Posted by Daria Kepa in AppiumMobileMobile Development & Testing

Guest post by QualiTest Group  Appium is a free open-source test automation framework for mobile testing. It is a wrapper that translates Selenium commands into iOS and Android commands, so if you already know Selenium, you’re already partway there! And if you don’t already know Selenium, well, you really should learn it. But for now let’s focus on benefits of testing in [...]

test.allTheThings() - Announcing General Availability of Real Device Cloud

After months of beta testing with customers, we are announcing general availability for our Real Device Cloud today.  With the ability to test websites, native apps, and hybrid apps on both iOS and Android devices, we enable enterprise customers to easily scale their CI/CD testing needs on the most popular devices. By providing large numbers of each device type, our customers will not have [...]

Appium 1.5.1 Released on Sauce

We are happy to support the newly-released Appium 1.5.1. This release fixes a number of issues with 1.5.0, including one bug that prevented some frameworks from correctly polling for status during Safari tests. General allow platformName to be any case Windows process handling is cleaned up Desired capabilities language and locale added iOS iOS 9.3 (Xcode 7.3) support Fix handling of [...]

Appium 1.5 Released on Sauce Labs
Posted by Jonathan Lipps in AppiumAppium ResourcesNews & Product UpdatesProduct UpdatesReleases

Appium 1.5 The Appium team is extremely proud to announce the release of Appium 1.5! Appium 1.5 has been in the works for over half a year, and we would like to share why it's such an important release for us. Appium 1.5 is primarily a technical rearchitecture. As the project grew from infancy through to 1.0 and beyond, the core team did their best to keep the code organized, to keep it easy for [...]

Recap: 10 Things You Didn’t Know About Appium + What’s New in Appium 1.5 [Webinar]
Posted by Bill McGee in AppiumAppium ResourcesWebinars

Thanks to everyone who joined us for our recent webinar, "10 Things You Didn’t Know About Appium + What’s New in Appium 1.5", featuring Dan Cuellar, the creator of Appium. In his presentation, Dan shares 10 secrets about Appium that you may have never heard before, and also discusses what’s new in Appium 1.5 and what’s on the road map for the rest of 2016. The [...]

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