What Are You Like?

As a tester, comparison, and confidence in your ability to compare, are key parts of your toolkit. So, like me, you might find this video humbling. It talks about metamers (where different things look the same) and anti-metamers (the same things look d…

Debates, Rent-Seeking, Personal Attacks, and Apologies

Yesterday, XBOSoft hosted a webinar entitled “The ISO 29119 Software Testing Standard – Friend or Foe?”. Philip Lew hosted a debate, somewhat formally constructed. The panelists were Jon Duncan Hagar, Rex Black, Jean Ann Harrison, and Griffin Jones. As a close follower of this discussion, I’d say that not a lot of new ground was … [Read more…]