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On Value, Part 4: Testers Rising to the Challenge (Rhythm of Testing)

On June 30, 2012, in Syndicated, by Association for Software Testing
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This is the fourth  post which resulted from a simple question my lady-wfe asked at a local tester meeting recently.This blog post described problems with value in testing.  The second blog post looked squarely at perceptions of testers as un…

Adaptability vs Context-Driven (Magnifiant: exploring software testing)

On June 29, 2012, in Syndicated, by Association for Software Testing
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Last week Rik Marselis send me an email pointing me to an article with the title “The adaptability of a perceptive tester”. He added: “Have you read this article? Should appeal to you!”. The article is written by a couple … Continue reading

Too Much Information (TESTHEAD)

On June 28, 2012, in Syndicated, by Association for Software Testing
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I’m in the mood to lighten things up a bit, but at the same time, I’m also in the mood to state what is probably a blinding flash of the obvious: I am a willing victim in the “too much information” reality robbing my effective attention span. The Polic…

A Tourist Returns: Adventures in TestComplete Land (TESTHEAD)

On June 27, 2012, in Syndicated, by Association for Software Testing
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I’m willing to bet some of you are scratching your head at the title.Back in 2007, when I was working with Tracker Corp, we were exploring the options available for performing automated testing of both Windows applications and Web sites. We had receive…

Weekend Testers Americas Is Looking For Facilitators (TESTHEAD)

On June 27, 2012, in Syndicated, by Association for Software Testing
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For the past year and a half, I’ve happily run the Weekend testing Americas sessions and, with few exceptions, I’ve been the primary facilitator for these events. So far, it’s worked great… except when things happen where I can’t be there. Th…

On Value, Part 3: The Failure of Management (Rhythm of Testing)

On June 26, 2012, in Syndicated, by Association for Software Testing
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This is the third  post which resulted from a simple question my lady-wfe asked at a local tester meeting recently.This blog post described problems with value in testing.  The second blog post looked squarely at perceptions of testers as uns…

3 Books that Can Help Master an Open Source IDE (TESTHEAD)

On June 26, 2012, in Syndicated, by Association for Software Testing
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First, some background. My company has been using RubyMine as an integrated IDE for some time, but the team has tried some other options; there has been a preference to move towards using Vim as the editing environment, along with some other modificati…

On Value, Part 2: The Failure of Testers (Rhythm of Testing)

On June 25, 2012, in Syndicated, by Association for Software Testing
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This is the second post which resulted from a simple question my lady-wfe asked at a local tester meeting recently.This blog post resulted in a fair number of visits, tweets, retweets and other measures that people often use to measure popularity or “q…

Geek and Ye Shall Find (Hiccupps)

On June 24, 2012, in Syndicated, by Association for Software Testing
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If you aren’t using automation to get you to a place where you can efficiently apply intelligence you’re almost certainly wasting time and effort. Michael Bolton put it this way on Twitter last week: I like … using automation as a taxi to drop m…

A Glass of Weinberg (Hiccupps)

On June 21, 2012, in Syndicated, by Association for Software Testing
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So the Dev Manager finally started his own blog. Obviously, I was more than happy to pour feedback on it but more than disappointed that there’s no public bug tracker, so I had to content myself with exaggerated outrage and inflated prioritisation…

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