Come explore what people mean when they say, “testing on Android is hard”. We will discuss challenges, both past and present, and survey the current landscape of testing tools and frameworks available in Android-land. You will see basic examples of testing on Android in action. More importantly, you walk away with a mental map of testing options available so you can continue to explore on your own.
Kristin Marsicano is an Android developer at Big Nerd Ranch, and the co-author of Android Programming: The Big Nerd Ranch Guide. Prior to working at Big Nerd Ranch, Kristin spent five years teaching introductory Computer Science courses at Georgia Tech. Always an educator at heart, she is passionate about learning, software development, and the intersection of the two. When she is not teaching or developing apps, you can find Kristin cooking for her growing family, doing yoga, or learning something new (like gardening).