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Manning the booth at GDC 2014

March 24, 2014 · Appurify

Last week we attended the Game Developers Conference 2014 in San Francisco (March 17 – 21). GDC is a top tier developer’s conference, dedicated to the game industry, attracting a crowd of more than 23,000 programmers, artists, producers, game designers, audio professionals, business decision-makers and more.

Game On!

March 17, 2014 · Jay Srinivasan

It’s certainly conference season and Appurify is in full swing as we prepare for Game Developers Conference (GDC) 2014 this week at the Moscone Centre, San Francisco.

The Key Successes in Mobile Optimization at DeveloperWeek 2014

February 25, 2014 · Appurify

By Jay Srinivasan, CEO and Co-founder of Appurify This past week, we attended DeveloperWeek 2014 in San Francisco (February 15 – 21). The conference and expo invited thousands of developers, executives and entrepreneurs to learn new skills, with a chance to build new apps, startups, and product features while at the event. Themed “Full Stack Development” – […]

Appurify’s State of Mobile Development and Performance Report

February 18, 2014 · Appurify

By Manish Lachwani, Appurify Last week we launched the “The State of Mobile Development & Performance in 2014”*, revealing the growing importance of mobile performance and quality today. The key findings of the study present a clear picture of how app store success closely relates to mobile performance, including stability, responsiveness, and load times — […]

A View from Apps World North America

February 7, 2014 · Appurify

By Jay Srinavasan, CEO & Co-founder If you’ve not been to the show, it’s organized on a single floor, split up by individual company booths as well as a number of speaker tracks – including Developer World, Droid World, Enterprise World and Mobile Strategy and Marketing. Speakers included Apple’s co-founder Steve Wozniak, as well as […]

Announcing AMP — the Appurify Mobile Platform!

February 4, 2014 · Jay Srinivasan

Today we officially launched the Appurify Mobile Platform (AMP)—an enterprise-grade platform that allows companies to automate testing and performance optimization of their mobile projects across any device and in any real-world conditions.

How to Run Xctest Application Tests at Scale in the Appurify Mobile Device Lab

January 10, 2014 · Manish Lachwani

Starting in Xcode 5, Apple introduced the Xctest testing framework for creating unit tests. Developers can use this framework to create tests and run them as part of the build process, i.e. xcodebuild. By providing a test target to the Xcodebuild “build,” a developer can run the test in an automated fashion on devices. This is a great step toward continuous integration testing straight from Xcode.

How Appurify Enables Automated Debugging for HTML5 Apps Using Chrome Developer Tools

December 19, 2013 · Manish Lachwani

While Chrome developer tools are widely used for debugging web apps on both desktop and Android devices, they cannot be used to debug web apps on iOS devices. Desktop Safari can be used to inspect iOS MobileSafari and UIWebView. Since Chrome, MobileSafari and UIWebView support the remote debugging protocol, clients can be built that interact with the web apps via a regular websocket.

Don’t Mess With Manish

November 21, 2013 · Appurify

As much as we like talking about mobile and app quality, sometimes a little randomness is good for the spirits—especially with the rain descending on San Francisco on this particularly dreary day. You might know Manish Lachwani as our CTO, the brains behind the Kindle operating system, or as a kernel hacker hobbyist.