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distributed testing teams

My 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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mobile testing soft skills

Soft Skills Every Mobile Tester Should Have

The following is a guest post by Daniel Knott, Lead Software Test Engineer at XING’s mobile team and avid blogger  www.adventuresinqa.com. (More about the author below) Mobile technology has changed dramatically in the last decade. With the introduction of the iPhone in 2007, mobile devices have faced a revolution. The devices are packed with powerful hardware and sensors, […]

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Fall 2017 OTC

The Third Online Testing Conference

I Love Testing Conferences! Testing Conferences open your mind to new techniques, you learning about new tools, get to know other testers, and the overall feeling of being part of something bigger & better… Ever since I attended my first StarEast, some 16+ years ago, I love going to testing conferences! Since then I’ve attended a […]

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PractiTest dashboard item: run status by percent

The art of transforming testing data into project information

A while back a colleague asked me for help creating a better testing report for her current project. The task got me thinking about how QA managers handle the same information differently; and how this makes the difference between being treated as “Testing Guy” or as the “Inside Information Provider” of a software project. We […]

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