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This page contains an overview of my publications. There is my book “Hands-On Mobile App Testing”, several articles from various software testing magazines as well as guest blog posts. Furthermore this page contains a list of talks and workshops I have given on software testing conferences within Europe.


  • Hands-On Mobile App Testing, October 2014, by Daniel Knott
    ISBN-10: 0134191714 and ISBN-13: 9780134191713
    Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional
    Language: English
    Amazon links: com | co.uk | de
  • Mobile App Testing, September 2016, by Daniel Knott
    ISBN-10: 3864903793 and ISBN-13: 978-3864903793
    Publisher: dpunkt Verlag
    Language: German
    Amazon links: de


Testing Articles



Mobile-Zeitgeist Posts

Guest Blog Posts

XING Developer Blog


Testbash 2015

Topic: How to Break Your App – Best Practices in Mobile App Testing
Workshop Program: http://www.ministryoftesting.com/training-events/testbash-workshop-day/
Conference Program: http://www.ministryoftesting.com/training-events/testbash-2015/
Slides: http://de.slideshare.net/DanielKnott1/how-to-break-your-app-workshop-testbash-2015



Ministry of Testing Challenge

Conference Talks


TestBash Munich, Munich 2018
Topic: How to Scale Mobile Testing Across Several Teams
Program: https://dojo.ministryoftesting.com/events/testbash-germany-2018
Slides: https://www.slideshare.net/DanielKnott1/how-to-scale-mobile-testing-across-several-teams-117586489

PTM Conf 2018, Porto 2018
Topic: How to Scale Mobile Testing Across Several Teams
Program: https://ptmconf.com/schedule/

Nordic Testing Days, Tallinn 2018
Topic: 10 Mobile App Testing Mistakes to Avoid
Program: http://nordictestingdays.eu/schedule
Slides: https://www.slideshare.net/DanielKnott1/10-mobile-app-testing-mistakes-to-avoid-by-daniel-knott


Nordic Testing Days, Tallinn 2017
Topic: How to Scale Mobile Testing Across Several Teams
Program: http://nordictestingdays.eu/schedule
Slides: https://www.slideshare.net/DanielKnott1/how-to-scale-mobile-testing-across-several-teams
Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kGvOx4TvgQE&t


Software Test User Group Hamburg, Hamburg 2016
Topic: Everything you want to know about mobile testing (german)
Slides: http://www.slideshare.net/DanielKnott1/mobile-testing-stughh

Keynote Speaker @ Iqnite Conference, Dusseldorf 2016
Topic: 8 Jahre agiles Testen. Was kommt jetzt? (german)
Program: https://www.iqnite-conferences.com/de/programm/dienstag-26-04-2016.php
Slides: http://de.slideshare.net/DanielKnott1/8-jahre-agiles-testen-was-kommt-jetzt

Iqnite Conference, Dusseldorf 2016
Topic: Mobile Testing @ XING – ist der Release Train pünktlich?
Program: https://www.iqnite-conferences.com/de/programm/dienstag-27-04-2016.php
Slides: http://www.slideshare.net/DanielKnott1/mobile-testing-xing-ist-der-release-train-punktlich


Mobile App Europe Potsdam 2015
Topic: Hands-On Mobile App Testing
Program: http://mobileappeurope.com/schedule/
Slides: http://de.slideshare.net/DanielKnott1/handson-mobile-app-testing


Keynote Speaker @ Mobile App Europe Potsdam 2014
Topic: How to break your app – Best Practices in Mobile App Testing
Program: http://mobileappeurope.com/schedule/
Slides: http://de.slideshare.net/DanielKnott1/how-to-break-your-app-best-practices-in-mobile-app-testing-39639372

Webinar Vienna Mobile Quality Crew, Vienna 2014
Topic: Best Practices in Mobile App Testing
Event: http://www.meetup.com/Vienna-Mobile-Quality-Crew-Meetup/events/166187192/ 


German Testing Night Munich 2013
Topic: Agile Test Automation in the XING Mobile Team
Event: http://www.germantestingnight.de/past_events.htm
Slides: GTN-2013-02_Agile-Testautomatisierung-XING


Mobile Developer Conference Hamburg 2012
Topic: Android Test Automation with Robotium
Program: Mobile Developer Conference Feb. 2012 Hamburg,
Slides: Slides Test Automatisierung Robotium Daniel Knott XING AG (german)

Scandinavian Agile Conference Helsinki 2012
Topic: Mobile App Testing – Challenges, Solutions and Best Practices
Program: Scandinavian Agile Conference March 2012 Helsinki
Slides: Mobile App Testing Daniel Knott
Video: http://vimeo.com/40028721

German ASQF Expert Meeting Region North Hamburg 2012
Topic: Agile Testautomatisierung im XING Mobile Team
Program: ASQF Fachgruppe Agilität April 2012
Slides: Agile Testautomatisierung (german)

Iqnite Conference Duesseldorf 2012
Topic: Android Test Automation with Robotium
Program: Iqnite Conference April 2012 Duesseldorf
Slides: Test Automatisierung Robotium (german) 

Sogeti TMap® Test Topics: Mobile Testing 2012 Hamburg
Topic: Agile Testautomatisierung im XING Mobile Team
Program: Sogeti TMap Test Topics: Mobile Testing
Slides: Agile Testautomatisierung (german)


Agile Testing Days Potsdam/ Berlin 2011
Topic: Challenges in mobile test automation
Program: Agile Testing Days 2011 – Program
Slides: Challenges In Mobile Test Automation XING AG
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