How Prepared Are You for PSD2?

Are you hard at work making sure that your organization will be ready for PSD2 in time? You’re not alone. We know that many of you are feeling overwhelmed and confused by what you need to do to comply. Here’s the good news: we’re here to help! Check out the quiz below to … [Read more...]

If HQ Trivia Wants to Change the Game, It’s Got to Change Its Performance.

Disruption is no easy task. Take it from trailblazers like Netflix, Lyft, and Grubhub, performance is everything. In a day and age where almost any idea can be replicated, staying ahead of competition is key to user retention and adoption, and a major factor of delighting … [Read more...]

A Look Back on Code Review in 2017

“Iron Sharpens Iron!” It’s a phrase that my high school English teacher would proclaim before he asked us to review each other’s writing. With the help of Google, I now know that he was making a biblical reference (Proverbs 27:17). The full phrase roughly translates … [Read more...]

Impact of Low Code App Development on Testing

Trying to build applications more quickly, at less expense, and with higher quality is hardly a new goal, but there is a growing trend in application development that shows some potential to help reach that elusive state. A few years ago, new application development … [Read more...]

Take Your OpenAPI Specification files to a Whole New Level with AlertSite API Monitoring

In our digital economy, innovation never stops. Increasingly, companies are recognizing the value of design as an imperative part of the software development lifecycle. API definition formats such as OpenAPI (formerly known as Swagger) provide a contract for development … [Read more...]

Why Testing Matters: Community Comments

Over the past few months, we’ve been exploring #WhyTestingMatters. First, we looked into real-world examples of insufficient testing practices that went viral. Then, we asked some of our favorite experts to tell us why they think testing matters. Next, we wanted to see … [Read more...]

How I Learned to Stop Worrying And Love End-to-End Testing

What is End-to-End Testing? This is a harder question to answer than you might think, because different QA roles can refer to very different testing approaches as “end-to-end.” Often, more technical testers or developers consider End-To-End as following the technical … [Read more...]

3 Reasons Why the Blackout Was the Best Ad of the Super Bowl

Super Bowl LII –  the day the TV went dark. It was the moment they’d been waiting for- the Super Bowl was finally here. NBC had captured the attention of over 103.4 million viewers, and for a brief moment in time viewers’ attention was the last thing they wanted.  For 30 … [Read more...]

SmartBear Hosts Girl Develop It Boston as They Take on Python

Entering the field of technology is a competitive feat that can be even more daunting when you’re a minority player. That’s exactly why Girl Develop It was founded. Started by two women in New York City who wanted to change gender representation in technology, Girl … [Read more...]

SmartBear Academy February Classes Announced

February is usually right around the time when most people start giving up on all of those New Year’s Resolutions they made January 1st. But if your resolution was to hone your testing skills this year, we’ve got you covered! February’s SmartBear Academy calendar is here, … [Read more...]

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