You Know You Need Testing… Like it says below, “How do you envision your product success?” So if your product is in development and you are either uncertain how to give it the testing it deserves or you don’t have the resources then drop me a line. Don’t let your software, web site, web or [...]
Apple Are Tightening Their Rules … The Standards defined by Apple for an App to be accepted and remain in the App Store are changing again on May 1st. According to various tech blogs including Engadget 3 Acceptance Criteria are set to change and not just new submissions but for existing apps too. Acceptance Criteria [...]
Can You Tell Me About Bug Tracking? As a QA Manager / Consultant I must have been asked hundreds of times which Bug Tracking Application I recommend. If only life was that simple. Answer a question with a question This kind of question triggers two thoughts usually: “Are they looking for free advice and support? [...]
Last week I posted the link to the Techcrunch article “This Is What Developing For Android Looks Like” as it referred to various company’s efforts to provide comprehensive testing coverage for Android; this involves testing on a variety of handsets and tablets. Many of you know that I work in the field of testing and [...]
RUMORS ARE FLYING… That the new iPad or is it the iPad New has serious overheating issues. Are we talking AntennaGate II here? DELTA: iPAD NEW VS iPAD2 One of the improved features seems to be the Retina Display: Apple says on their page that Retina provides a mindboggling 3.1 megapixel display. I was instantly [...]
Albeit this meme is totally last week, I had several experiences over the past few days that led me to these conclusions about the work I do. Suffice it to say that at least it isn’t more like this: hmmm coming soon “Sh*t Software Testers Say”?
Scratching the surface Last blog post I told you how impressed I was with Window8 and took you on a basic walkthrough; today let’s test what the user can and can’t do. Testing The following passed a quick acceptance test: The web site / applications were all tested in IE10 IMDB – the site displayed [...]
What were they thinking? I’m not going to get into the details of RIM’s continued fight for relevance in the Mobile market or how of late they have been prone to some curious marketing strategies / soundbites. In addition to testing a lot of what I do is support oriented. People contact me for help, [...]