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9 Cognitive biases and how they influence software testing

We make hundreds of decisions, choices, and judgments on a day-to-day basis. Life would be exhaustive if we had to deliberate over each and every one of these decisions. Humans prefer to avoid information overload by preferring solutions that require minimal mental effort. We are naturally programmed to handle information overload by using mental shortcuts […]

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become a critical thinker

Be A Critical Thinker To Be A Better Tester

The following is a guest post by – Harshit Paul – Product Growth Specialist at LambdaTest Critical Thinking, A Key Behind Every Successful Tester We live in a competitive world, period. A world where modern SDLCs are adopted at a large scale to accelerate product delivery. Where faster feedback loops are incorporated in regular intervals […]

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manual testing and automation

Integrating Automation into the Manual Testing Process

The following is a guest post by Raj Subrameyer – Raj is an international keynote speaker, writer and tech career coach who helps people step into the leadership role of their dreams through his services and speeches. (More about the author below) Applications have drastically changed in the past decade in terms of functionality, complexity, and technologies […]

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distributed testing teams

5 tips when working with distributed testing teams

Today, more and more companies work on multiple countries and physical sites, where not all team members work together or have even met in person. There are many challenges that come with distributed testing, and many teams either work sub-optimally or altogether fail in their projects. As I’ve had my share of failures and successes […]

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