(Part 3) Automated Testing on Mobile Devices with Lua: TestMore & LuaSocket

As stated in Part 1, we use lua-TestMore for our testing and reporting. The output format is called TAP (Test Anything Protocol) . It is human readable and simple. TestMore and TAP are widely used enough that there are tools available to help you use it.

(Part 1) Automated Testing on Mobile Devices for iOS and Android

Preamble: This post is going to be a little different than usual. What we present here is behind the scenes stuff used in making the Corona SDK. But we hope the information presented here goes beyond satisfying simple academic curiosity. We hope this information will actually be useful for others to directly use in their […]

Corona SDK apps shine in the Amazon Appstore

Not to be outdone by their Android Market counterparts, Corona-made apps in the Amazon Android Appstore also have been making quite a stir! The Secret of Grisly Manor by Fire Maple Games just peaked at #5 in the top paid apps list on Amazon, which doesn’t come as too much surprise to us since it’s been […]

‘Blast Monkeys’ hits #1 in Android Market!

It was bound to happen again! A few short months after a Corona-made game topped the free chart in the App Store, another one has done the same in the Android Market. Yes, the ridiculously fun Blast Monkeys just beat out heavyweights like Angry Birds and Words with Friends to take the #1 spot in the Android […]

‘Blast Monkeys’ verging on #1 in Android Market

Imagine my (and especially Carlos’) surprise when we saw this last night… …That’s right! Blast Monkeys by Yobonja has been teetering between #2 and #1 last night in the Android Market’s “Arcade & Action” category. This comes only a few months after Bubble Ball hit #1 overall in the Apple App Store, and continues the […]

The Day the Earth Stood Still

Today, Apple introduced its Lion operating system and with it a bunch of new features. It also announced that over 25 million iPads have been sold since its launch last April, and other Mac-related numbers like the volume of apps downloaded from the App Store and music served — it’s simply staggering! But enough about Apple and […]