Category Archives: Mobile

JSONExport: JSON to Model

JSONExport:  Now you do not need to Understand your JSON Structure and create your model manually. Here is a utility to convert your JSON into model to do that. You just need to paste your JSON in JSON field. First it will check it JSON is valid, then convert it into model. It will create different Continue Reading »

Source Code Management using SvnX

Introduction: Source code management is simply referred to as version control or revision control which is a management of changes of documents or any other collection of information. Source code management is necessary if we are working in a group and we need to synchronise our code if any one of them perform changes. Problem: Continue Reading »

Postman – Proxy and Mock Server

Introduction: Postman is Google Chrome app to send HTTP request and get response. It provides a user friendly UI for creating request and reading response. Features of postman: It is simple and powerful tool with friendly interface. Saved the history of all API Request. Unlimited collections, environments, tests and shares. Automated testing with collection runner Continue Reading »

Beta App Testing Via TestFlight iOS

We need to distribute our App to some users for Beta App Testing. There are some tools available which can be used for this purpose like Diawi, Fabric etc. Apple provides TestFlight iOS for distribution of App to Beta testers. To take advantage of TestFlight, simply upload a beta build of your app, and use iTunes Connect to add Continue Reading »

PushTry.com – Firebase Cloud Messaging Testing tool

Introduction: Enabling push notifications in an iOS App is not a typical task. But sending push notifications to iOS device requires server side implementation which interacts with APNS to send push notification to an iOS device. Here’s an another alternative for sending push notifications to iOS device is using Firebase Cloud Messaging (FCM). Firebase Cloud Messaging Continue Reading »

Web Service Proxy with Charles

There are some scenarios where we can use Charles : Sometimes we need to change web service request parameters to check some scenarios in our App, For this we need to change these parameters in our App before sending request. So everytime we need to make changes in our App to test with different request Continue Reading »

FCM Implementation in Swift 3.0

Introduction Firebase Cloud Messaging is a free mobile notification service by Google that enables third- party app developers to send notifications from servers to their users. With Firebase Cloud Messaging Service, you can inform a client’s app that a new email or other data is available for sync. It works on the principle of down streaming Continue Reading »

Contacts Framework Vs AddressBook Swift 3.0

Contacts Framework Contacts Framework came up  with iOS 9.0 . This framework provide Swift and Objective-C API to access the user’s contact information. AddressBook Framework AddressBook Framework was used in iOS 8 and earlier for access user’s contact information . Through this blog you will get to understand working with Contacts and AddressBook Framework.  So before accessing the Continue Reading »

Play with Audio in Swift 3.0

Audio recording and playing is not a tough task in iOS but it takes time to understand and implement. There is a framework called AVFoundation which will help you to record sound. Steps To Record Sound: 1.  Import Framework AVFoundation:  To record and play audio first you need to import a framework AVFoundation. This framework will Continue Reading »

Apple Pay Integration in Swift 3.0

Almost half of today’s smartphone users will be using their phones and mobile wallets as their preferred method for payments and what preferred the most is security, privacy and reliability. Thus one of the largest mobile phones manufacturing company Apple inc. provides us such a wallet service which became far most popular since 2015 known Continue Reading »

Facebook Integration in Swift 3.0

Introduction:  There are two goals of any application: acquire as many customers as possible or deliver highest quality engagement within a target market. So integrating your app with any social media will fulfill your goal. Here we will know about how to authenticate a user with social media like Facebook in his application. Various steps that Continue Reading »

API testing

API testing 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/sub-routines which can be executed by another software system.For example, a Google website can have API for various functions like search, translations, calendars, etc API Architecture API calls Continue Reading »

Tailor: Clean and Organized Code

  I found this quote by James O. Coplien on Japanese workplace organization methodology called 5S Clean your workplace on daily basis completely or set cleaning frequency. Use cleaning as inspection. Prevent machinery and equipment deterioration. Keep workplace safe and easy to work. Keep workplace clean and pleasing to work in. Just like our organization, the codebase Continue Reading »

Alamofire

Alamofire: Alamofire is a HTTP networking based library for iOS and macOS. It is used to handle HTTP request and response. It is the wrapper class of URLSession. Before Alamofire: You need to prepare all request by yourself Task handling is complicated Multipart request and File downloading & uploading is complicated Image caching needs to done Continue Reading »

A/B Testing

What is A/B Testing? A/B Testing (also known as Split Testing or A/B/n Testing) defines a way to compare two versions of an application or a web page that enables you to determine which one performs better. It is one of the easiest ways to analyze an application or a web page to create a Continue Reading »

Using Proguard in Android Application

  Proguard is an optimizer for java bytecode. It detects and removes unused code from app and included libraries, also optimizes the bytecode. Proguard obfuscate code makes difficult to reverse engineer. Proguard is a valuable tool for working around the 64k reference limit. Resource shrinking also works well in conjunction with code shrinking. To enable Continue Reading »

Bezier Paths & Shape Layers in Swift 3.0

“Flairs of your personality are reflected by the crafts you carve within!! Similarly the output of your App is reflected by the designs you design within” Necessity It is not today that the graphics have emerged in IT  industry, but there continuous presence has really raised the bars for developers to keep on emerging with the Continue Reading »

Severity vs Priority – Testing

There are two key things in software testing which are used to share the importance of a bug among the team and to fix it accordingly. They are: 1)     Defect Severity 2)     Defect Priority Definition – 1)  Severity: It is the extent to which the defect can affect the software. In other words, it defines the Continue Reading »

Apache Derby

   1. What is Apache Derby? Apache Derby is an open source, lightweight, fully transactional, secure, standards-based database server purely written in Java. Java DB is just an Oracle’s distribution of Derby in their JDK and fully supports SQL, JDBC API, and Java EE technology. Apache Derby and Java DB are essentially the same. Apache Derby is the Continue Reading »

REST Web Service / API Development Guidelines

  RESTful Web Services are basically REST Architecture based Web Services. In REST Architecture everything is a resource. RESTful web services are light weight, highly scalable and maintainable and are very commonly used to create APIs. Why has REST API become so popular ? Separation between the client and the server. Visibility, reliability and scalability. Continue Reading »

Keychain Handling in iOS

  What is Keychain Keychain is Apple’s way to manage password in the the device. Whether its Mac or iOS Device they use the same Keychain system tool back inside. It stores all your passwords for applications, sensitive information relating to website’s credentials and credit card/ debit card numbers. The main objective of existence is to secure Continue Reading »

LinkedIn Integration in Swift 3.0

  Social media is everywhere and integrating any social media platform upgrades your application in every way. LinkedIn is one such platform widely used & client-demanding both at the same time. Integrating Sign in from LinkedIn into your app is not a difficult process. Just follow the simple steps so that you can have an Continue Reading »