Sunday, July 25, 2010

Frank: Automated Acceptance Tests for iPhone and iPad

Announcing Frank, a lightweight UI automation framework for iPhone and iPad applications.

[Click Here to watch the screencast in a more sensible size!]

Frank sews together several open source tools, notably UISpec, cocoahttpserver, and Cucumber. The goal is to automate basic UI-level acceptance testing of an iPhone or iPad application, integrated into a Continuous Integration system.

You can read more about Frank here.

Tuesday, July 20, 2010

Code Complexity Visualization for Ruby

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WTF implies lack of clarity. Clear code is easier to understand, easier to maintain and easier to extend.

Announcing saikuro_treemap -- an easy to setup tool to generate complexity treemaps of ruby code.

See a demo for yourself.