The First Bug Bounty Program for Airlines May Be Detrimental to Customer Safety and Security

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In the media debacle that is United Airlines vs. their hacking enemies, one thing is finally clear—United Airlines is finally starting to realize that anyone who can infiltrate their systems may be better off on their side than against them. Last month, a security … [Read more...]

Deliberate Application Testing in Agile with Dan North

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Yesterday morning, I attended Dan North’s keynote session, Deliberate Testing in an Agile World. Dan spoke in depth about the gaps in traditional testing approach and how risks associated with software testing can be managed. I found the session extremely insightful, … [Read more...]

What Build 2015 Means for Testers

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I recently wrote about numerous ways through which Windows 10 affects testers. With Build 2015 over with, we now know more specifically how the new OS will affect testers. Android and iOS Mobile Testing for Windows Microsoft has made a strong attempt to woo android and iOS … [Read more...]

Testing in an Agile Environment

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The traditional software development life-cycle model is undergoing a rapid change, primarily because businesses need to deliver quality application in shorter release cycles and at a reduced cost.  The role of a tester is thereby no longer what it used to be in a waterfall … [Read more...]

Image Based Automation Tools Don’t Make The Cut

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Three types of technologies are commonly used for automated test recording. The first and foremost is the technology that records user actions at the object level, essentially meaning that while recording, the technology records object information for the elements presented … [Read more...]

WebRTC and Its Impact on Testing

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Web Real Time Communications (WebRTC) is changing the way we have traditionally communicated and collaborated. To be specific, the technology allows developers to embed voice, data, instant messaging, and video into web browsers, thereby providing easier and far efficient … [Read more...]

4 Reasons to Try TestComplete 10.6 This Spring

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Learn how TestComplete 10.6 is different from Any Other Automation Tool in the Market. Yesterday, we released a new version of TestComplete. Our product management and engineering team has added many new features which are definitely worth trying in this release. In this … [Read more...]

How to run Selenium from TestComplete in 6 Simple Steps

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We all love Selenium, but let’s face it: it can only test browser applications. So what happens if you work for a company that requires you to automate a bunch of different technologies? Wouldn’t it be cool to be able to run all your Selenium, Unit and non-browser … [Read more...]

Testing the Internet of Things

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The mobile revolution flipped testing on its side. Suddenly teams and testers had to think about connectivity in new ways: power sources, the impact of touch technology, system interruptions, bandwidth, and dropped connections. Then came the collaborative revolution and … [Read more...]

First Impressions Count with Mobile App Quality

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"Let’s get that mobile app out of the door quickly!" Heard that from your marketing team before? Speed of application delivery and time to market often takes precedence while rolling out mobile applications. However, if the app is buggy or broken, users will often end up … [Read more...]