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Something New: Mobile Dev and Testing Alternatives

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Something New: Mobile Dev and Testing Alternatives

Tired of Fastlane? Thinking about trying Kotlin or React Native? Maybe you need to build tests for iPads? Get info on all sorts of mobile development alternatives here.

· Mobile Zone ·
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Sometimes, you have a problem when developing or testing your apps and you seek out a different way of doing things. You might be tired of your current automation tool, or you need to build tests that work on unusual devices. Maybe you're considering a new framework or development lang. These resources will show you some alternatives to the norm - see if they can help solve your mobile problems.


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  2. Architecting iOS XCUITests for iPhones and iPads, by Shashikant Jagtap. Using UIDevice from Apple's XCUITest framework, you can test apps for both iPhones and iPads without duplicating code.

  3. Android Studio 3.0: Kotlin Support, Java 8 Libraries, and Instant Apps, by Liubomyr (El.) Kachur. Learn about the latest features and updates for Android Studio 3.0, like support for Kotlin, Java 8 libraries, and Gradle.

  4. Five Options for iOS Continuous Delivery Without Fastlane, by Shashikant Jagtap. This iOS expert makes the list again with five options for iOS continuous delivery for those looking to escape Fastlane's frequent build-breaking changes.

  5. Kotlin vs. React Native: Which Is Better?, by Uroosa Sehar. Let's take a look at the basics of Kotlin and an honest comparison of the pros and cons of Kotlin and React Native for mobile applications.

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Senior Software Engineer - Android
Duo Security
Location: Austin, TX, United Stated or Ann Arbor, MI, United States
Experience: 5+ years of Android application development experience. Well-versed in all aspects of Android. Obsessed with app performance and automated testing.

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Location: Cork, Ireland
Experience: Proven skills in designing, building and maintaining native apps in the App Store. Swift (knowledge of Objective-C and Java is a plus). Track record of debugging and optimizing code for size and performance using Instruments.

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mobile ,swift ,ios ,continuous delivery ,kotlin ,react native ,mobile app development ,mobile testing

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