Should testers learn to code?

tester.learn(code);
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profile Gurleen on Technical and QA

Deploy Ember Application on Linode

Note- Target audience for this article are those developers who are new to web development but have some experience in other technologies like mobile or desktop.

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profile Shubham Dhabhai on Technical and Ember

Frontend challenges for a Backend engineer

I am currently working at moldedbits, after working here for a few month as a back-end engineer, I decided to change my technical area from back-end to front-end. I believe it is a good move for my career and it will surely add to my benefit. So basically I am drafting this to let you know about the challenges I am facing working on front-end development, after a couple of months experience.

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profile Vishal Tayal on Technical and Android

R2D2 - Save Data securely in Android

R2D2 is an open source android library which helps the user to encrypt and decrypt sensitive data.

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profile Shubham Dhabhai on Technical and Android

Introducing Argus- OnBoarding in Android Apps Simplified

Argus is a customizable and extensible open source library that allows developers to quickly integrate user on-boarding flow for Android apps, including login, signup and forgot password screens.

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profile Abhishek Bansal on Technical and Android

Getting started with Reactive on Android

At moldedbits, we love reactive programming. The power of reactive lies in the operators, so we have created a github repo with examples for all the different operators. We are starting a series of blog posts to accompany the samples. This is first in that series.

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profile Anuj Middha on Technical and RxJava

Git recover

Over the weekend I worked on a small Android app. Since it was a small project and I was mostly working alone, I did not care to add version control. Once it was finished, I decided to push it to GitHub.

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profile Anuj Middha on Technical and Git

Automated Testing for Android

Target Audience: Android developers

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profile Anuj Middha on Technical and Android

Correct PopupWindow initialization

In a recent application, I needed to use the PopupWindow on a screen. Simple enough. While development, I used the Nexus 6P running Android Nougat for testing and everything worked fine and dandy. The QA, however, reported that the Popup was not visible on Android 5.0 or 4.4.2 . After much trial and error, I found the trouble making code.

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profile Anuj Middha on Technical and Android

Runtime Subscriptions in Otto

One should strive for loosely coupled design in software development. Otto is great library for Android which keep objects loosely coupled but still allow them to communicate efficiently.

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profile Abhishek Bansal on Tech, and Android

We are switching to Timber for Android Logging

At moldedbits, we have decided to switch to Timber library over android.util.Log. Timber has following benefits over standard android logging

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profile Abhishek Bansal on Tech, and Android

Strengthening the Case for Pair Programming

Issac Newton in one of his letters in 1676 wrote If I have seen further, it is by standing on the shoulders of giants.

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profile Aashish Dhawan on Technical and Android

Accessing Git APIs in Ruby

Without a doubt we all know that Git is one of the most famous version control system. Here at moldedbits we use GitHub for each of our project. Some use git directly from command line, while other prefer GUI tools like SourceTree.

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profile Amit Kumar Swami on Technical and Ruby

Code Refactoring

No one can argue about the importance of good code architecture and clean code. Every good programmer or a team of experienced developers gives special attention to these as they understand how much effect this has on product quality and their productivity. Our team at moldedbits is no exception.

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profile Aashish Dhawan on Technical and Android

Android Picker Knob

In a game we are building, we needed a custom widget that looks like the classic volume control knob.

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profile Anuj Middha on Technical and Android