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Track crashes and ANRs with Activity Manager

Crash and/or ANR (Application Not Responding) is one of the most obvious signs that there is something wrong with the App. In most cases, they present themselves with a nice pop-up, but sometimes those...

Control android screen display with WM

Being able to emulate other devices screen size, density and control the area of the display with a singular command is a great advantage for both developers and testers. Luckily Android provides us with...

Monkey – using a stress test tool

Monkey is a random event generator that can be run on a device against the particular package. It can be used to stress applications under a development in order to find weak points. There...

Wireless ADB without root

Losing a USB cable while using Android Debug Bridge  for debugging an app or device has two obvious advantages: using device micro USB port for other activities like charging via AC adapter (helpful during...

Running CTS from A to Z

CTS stands for Compatibility Test Suite. It is an automated tool that results decide if a particular device will get Google certification. An approval is required to use Play Store and related GMS services (Google apps like...