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Is Software Testing a Creative Field or a Technical One?

Software testing is undoubtedly a technical skill – one that requires logic, critical thinking, and analysis. And few would ever argue with this statement. But the very best software testers are also artists. They have a “creativity” itch that they absolutely must scratch. And that deep itch often manifests in unusual ways, which is [...]

2019-05-19T09:02:19+00:00October 9th, 2017|Blog, General|1 Comment

What Do Testers Do When There’s Nothing to Test?

The “off-season” isn’t something you normally hear about in software development and testing. Beach towns, professional sports, and academia all have natural breaks built into their schedules. But testers and developers work all year-round. At the macro level, there is no “off-season” for our industry. But as individual testers, we all have downtime, whether we’re [...]

2019-05-19T09:02:20+00:00September 18th, 2017|Blog, Funstuff|1 Comment

What Kangaroo Collisions Can Teach Us about Software Testing

Swedish auto manufacturer, Volvo, has an ambitious goal of reducing accident-related fatalities to 0% by 2020. And central to this mission is the company’s line of self-driving cars. Volvo is already well on its way thanks to on-board detection systems that can help cars automatically avoid moose, deer, and other large game. But the vehicle [...]

2019-05-19T09:02:20+00:00August 14th, 2017|Blog, Testing|0 Comments

Testuff Test Management New Intro Video

Introducing Testuff Testuff test management tool, is evolving so fast, that our intro video became out-of-date. So, we created a new one... A short, and cool, presentation of our test management tool, briefly showing the main benefits. Take a look, then give it a try. It's free. The Testuff Team [...]

2019-05-19T09:02:20+00:00July 26th, 2017|Blog, General, Videos|Comments Off on Testuff Test Management New Intro Video

Can Artificial Super Intelligence Test Software Better Than Humans Can?

We’ve discussed the growth of artificial intelligence (AI) extensively in the past, with posts about: Amazing multi-world games like No Man’s Sky. Self-creating websites through platforms like Grid.io. Technological breakthroughs like these potentially put software testers and developers at risk. We could become irrelevant in a world where machines can do all the heavy lifting. [...]

2019-05-19T09:02:21+00:00June 19th, 2017|AI, Blog, Testing|1 Comment

What If Every Software Tester Went on Strike?

We recently came across an interesting article touting the benefits of higher education. And we couldn’t be more supportive of this idea. Knowledge is power. The writer went on and made a distinction between university graduates and those who only finish the same courses but in a college. Specifically he referred to computer sciences and [...]

2019-05-19T09:02:21+00:00June 4th, 2017|Blog, Testing|0 Comments

Software Testing Books for The Lazy Newbie

If you were to survey the bookshelves of software testers around the globe, you’d likely see all kinds of QA-related manuals, tutorials, and dictionaries. But here’s the thing. No two bookshelves will ever be exactly the same. After all, each one of us has different tastes and needs. Plus, there’s a lot of turnover [...]

2019-05-19T09:02:21+00:00May 14th, 2017|Blog, Education|0 Comments

The Most Annoying Defect for Software Developers to Fix

At Testuff, we talk a lot about finding defects. But what about fixing those bugs after you’ve found them? If you regularly follow this blog, you already know how we feel about this topic: “Fixing” defects is the developer’s job (exclusively). “Finding” bugs is the tester’s job (exclusively). And it’s best if these 2 [...]

2019-05-19T09:02:22+00:00May 7th, 2017|Blog, Development|1 Comment
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