Software testing is not … playing. Part 5

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Software testing is not… Software testing is not … part 2. Software testing is not … part 3. Software testing is not… finding bugs part 4. Software testing is not … meant to add value I know this is controversial claim and many testers might object it. So, let me explain. This is my position […]

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Software testing is not… finding bugs part 4.

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Software testing is not… Software testing is not … part 2. Software testing is not … part 3. Software testing is not … finding bugs This is one of the first things that I thought in software testing – that our job is to find bugs or defects. It’s true, but it took me some […]

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Software testing is not … part 3.

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Links to the previous two parts: Software testing is not… Software testing is not … part 2. Software testing is not activity that could be performed by irreplaceable robots. I can say for sure that this is one of the most incorrect statements in testing and also one of the most toxic ones. Of course […]

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Software testing is not … part 2.

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Software testing is not … part 1. I am moving towards next couple of branches from the mind map that I posted in first post of the series of “Software testing is not…”. You can find the mind map following the link up here. Software testing is not … quality assurance. I wrote about it […]

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Some kick ass blog posts from last week #12

And we are going back to some kick ass blog posts from the last week: Another great article by James Christie on a book called “The utopia of rules”, by David Graeber. The article makes cross references between the book and some testing issues, that James addressed in the past in some of his talks […]

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Results for State of testing 2016 survey are live.

Hello everyone, I was a contributor for this years State of testing survey. You might see the posts in social media and on my blog to go to the official site and fill in the survey. In case you didn’t, you can now go and see what you missed to be part of 😀 The […]

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On trolls and men. Summary of a lightning talk.

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I had my first talk at a conference hooray! It was exciting, it was interesting and it was challenging for me. So, having in mind my inability to write short stuff and the way I always add more and more, my lightning talk preparation really helped me master a new skill and not try to squeeze […]

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Software testing is not…

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Software testing is not … part 2. Software testing is not … part 3. Software testing is not… finding bugs part 4 Software testing is not … playing. Part 5 Software testing is not … easy to explain. Last part. This post might be considered  a follow-up to Outdated testing concepts, but with it I’d […]

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Some kick ass blog posts from last week #11

Hello, here’s the new portion of kick ass blog posts: Software testing isn’t just a set of skills that we all read about in testing books and white papers, there’s a large variety of skills that we primarily don’t relate to testing, but might benefit our testing in a great way. Simon Knight made a great […]

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Some kick ass blog posts from last week #10

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Hey there guys yaaay 10 kick ass blog posts already, I can’t believe I did something 10 times consistently without failing at least once. Here’s the list of posts for this week: Jeff Nyman with a great post about WebDriverJS and the use of call backs and promises, really interesting if you are into JavaScript: WebDriver […]

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