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Tag: iOS

Announcing: Direct Device Access in AWS Device Farm

The defining characteristics of a useful mobile testing service in the cloud are: instant access to a large number of real devices, ability to run parallel tests, excellent reporting, ability to configure the device state, and little to no modifications to your existing test setup. Working with our most successful mobile customers, we noticed that […]

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Announcing AWS Mobile SDK v2.6 for Android and iOS

Recently, we released the AWS Mobile SDK v2.6.0 for Android and iOS. The release has new features that make it easier for iOS and Android developers to integrate AWS backend services into their apps.  The new features include: A configuration pattern that makes it easier for developers to get started, and to target production vs. […]

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How to Store Your App Photos in the Cloud Using Amazon S3 [tutorial and code samples]

About Welcome to the first installment of our blog series showing how to build some of the most popular end-to-end experiences used by mobile apps. In each installment, you’ll see how you can build these experiences – including the client (iOS and Android) and the backend (AWS services) – in just a few minutes. We’ll […]

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Announcing the AWS SDK for React Native

by Rohan Deshpande | on | Permalink | Comments |  Share

We’re excited to announce the immediate availability of the developer preview of the AWS SDK for React Native. The source code is available on GitHub under the Apache 2.0 license.   The SDK includes support for the following services: Amazon S3 to store user data, including photos and videos, in the cloud. It uses the […]

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Test User Interfaces in iOS Apps with XCTest UI and AWS Device Farm

by Asha Chakrabarty | on | Permalink | Comments |  Share

With AWS Device Farm, you can quickly start testing your Android, iOS, and FireOS apps on real devices in the AWS Cloud. Choose to start an interactive session with a device or run automated tests on many devices at once. AWS Device Farm will provide the results of your tests including pass/fail status, logs, performance metrics, […]

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Test iOS apps on AWS Device Farm using Appium – Part 3: Upload your iOS Application and TestNG tests to AWS Device Farm

by Asha Chakrabarty | on | Permalink | Comments |  Share

With AWS Device Farm, you can quickly get started testing your Android, iOS, and FireOS apps on real devices in the AWS cloud. Simply upload your app, choose your test framework and the devices you want to test your app on, and start your test run. AWS Device Farm will provide the results of your […]

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Test iOS apps on AWS Device Farm using Appium – Part 2: Packaging your TestNG test suite for AWS Device Farm

by Asha Chakrabarty | on | Permalink | Comments |  Share

With AWS Device Farm, you can quickly get started testing your Android, iOS, and FireOS apps on real devices in the AWS cloud. Simply upload your app, choose your test framework and the devices you want to test your app on, and start your test run. AWS Device Farm will provide the results of your […]

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Test iOS apps on AWS Device Farm using Appium – Part 1: Prerequisities, Environment Set Up, and Test Creation

by Asha Chakrabarty | on | Permalink | Comments |  Share

With AWS Device Farm, you can quickly get started testing your Android, iOS, and FireOS apps on real devices in the AWS cloud. Simply upload your app, choose your test framework and the devices you want to test your app on, and start your test run. AWS Device Farm will provide the results of your […]

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Preparing Your Apps for iOS 9

by Yosuke Matsuda | on | Permalink | Comments |  Share

The release of iOS 9 includes changes that could impact how your apps interact with some AWS services. If you compile your apps with Apple’s iOS 9 SDK (or Xcode 7), Apple’s new App Transport Security (ATS) feature may affect your apps’ ability to connect to certain AWS service endpoints. In order to ensure your […]

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Amazon S3 Transfer Utility for iOS

by Yosuke Matsuda | on | Permalink | Comments |  Share

Amazon S3 Transfer Manager for iOS was designed to simplify the data transfer between your iOS app and Amazon S3. It is one of the most used components in our SDK. Two of the most requested features from our developer are 1) the ability to continue transferring data in the background 2) an API to […]

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