30 Days Of Testing Challenge

30 Days of Testing Challenge – I am in [24/30]

Maybe you have read about the 30 days of testing challenge introduced by Ministry of Testing. If not, read everything about the challenge and the rules here. I really love the idea and I want to make my 30 days transparent to you. I will update this post every day with a short summary on how I managed to reach the goal of the day. So stay tuned and have fun in the 30 days of testing challenge.

If you like to see how other software testers from around the world handle challenge, checkout the facebook group or the hashtag (#30daysoftesting) on twitter.

Day 24: Connect with a Tester who you haven’t Previously Connected with

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Day 23: Help Someone Test Better

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Reading Recommendations

Reading Recommendations # 70

The 70 issue of my reading recommendations is fully packed with 7 very interesting blog posts. Thanks to all the bloggers out there writing the great content. This issue include the topics: “New automation developer? Take my advice on balancing dev and QA”, “A community discussion”, “A theory of risk – when sample size is relevant”, “Mobile Testing Coverage Optimization”, “Facebook lifts the veil on its mobile device testing lab”, “Test-Infected Developers” and “Automated Regression Testing Made Easy with CasperJS”.

Enjoy reading the posts and send me new ones that are worth reading and I will mention you and link to your social links or blog.

When you have finished reading the recommended blog posts think about leaving a comment. The author of the blog will love to see your comment and it will start a nice discussion about the topic that may help others to understand the topic even more.

New automation developer? - Reading RecommendationsNew automation developer? Take my advice on balancing dev and QA So, it’s your first day as an automation developer. Here is some great advice from T.J. Maher for getting into the mindsets of both developers and…

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Reading Recommendations

Reading Recommendations # 69

The 69 issue of my reading recommendations is fully packed with 8 very interesting blog posts. Thanks to all the bloggers out there writing the great content. This issue include the topics: “30 Day Testing Challenge, Are You In? – Ministry of Testing”, “More Than A Mindset – Assert.This”, “The Product Managers’ Guide to Continuous Delivery and DevOps”, “Introduction to Automated Android Testing – Part 1”, “Transforming a Test Manager into a Test Leader”, “Why we’re switching to Selenium Grid”, “TestPappy on “tacit knowledge”” and “Thoughts: Pair Testing…sort of”.

Enjoy reading the posts and send me new ones that are worth reading and I will mention you and link to your social links or blog.

When you have finished reading the recommended blog posts think about leaving a comment. The author of the blog will love to see your comment and it will start a nice discussion about the topic that may help others to understand the topic even more.

30 Day Testing Challenge, Are You In? - Reading Recommendations30 Day Testing Challenge, Are You In? – Ministry of Testing

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Reading Recommendations

Reading Recommendations # 68

The 68 issue of my reading recommendations is fully packed with 6 very interesting blog posts. Thanks to all the bloggers out there writing the great content. This issue include the topics: “Public speaking: lessons learned”, “For testers still living in the waterfall”, “In The Future, We’ll Leave Software Bug Hunting to the Machines”, “Automate Your Tests with Geb, Spock and Groovy”, “People: the Wanz” and “Context-driven testing”.

Enjoy reading the posts and send me new ones that are worth reading and I will mention you and link to your social links or blog.

When you have finished reading the recommended blog posts think about leaving a comment. The author of the blog will love to see your comment and it will start a nice discussion about the topic that may help others to understand the topic even more.

Public speaking: lessons learned - Reading RecommendationsPublic speaking: lessons learned | TEST DETECTIVE

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Webinar Follow-up: New Testing Battlefields

The new testing battlefields: Mobile, IoT and beyond sounds like a nice movie but was a webinar I participated as a guest speaker with three other mobile testing experts on June 15th hosted by Progress and Telerik. If you missed the webinar, don’t worry this is a follow up post with my highlights of the webinar including the slides and the live recording of the event.

In this webinar I had the chance to talk about mobile, IoT and beyond with Jim Holmes who was our host during the webinar keeping the discussion going. Jim is currently working as software tester in the automotive industry. Next to Jim, Richard Bradshaw was another guest speaker. Richard is a well known testing trainer and consultant. He is the creator of whiteboard testing on YouTube and is one of the main organizer of the upcoming TestBash Manchester. Last but not least Iliyan Panchev was the fourth speaker. Iliyan is a former tester and currently working as a program manager for Test Studio at Progress. Read more