Blogs

This newsletter headline: - The testing conferences in June. - The latest news and headlines of software testing industry during the last week. - Software testing knowledge and best practices shared by the industry experts.

Industry News

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German Testing Day, Frankfurt, Germany, June 13-14, 2016 – Software Testing Magazine

The German Testing Day is a one conference dedicated to software testing that takes place in Frankfurt am Main. Most of the talks are in German, but there are also some presentations in English. There will be a night session the evening before the main conference day and a tutorial day on the last day.

Test Automation Day, Rotterdam, Netherlands, June 23 2016 – Test Automation Day

Test Automation Day is the key meeting place for Test Professionals and Executives from leading IT organizations. The event features an inspiring day of talks and workshops by international speakers focused on Test Automation Innovation. Learn more about innovative automated testing methods, technologies, strategies and tools. Get in contact with over 250 international test colleagues!

SEETEST 2016 Conference Call for Papers Extended – Software Testing Magazine

The South East European Software Testing (SEETEST) Conference is a conference focused on Software Testing and Software Quality Management in South East Europe that will take place in Bucharest, Romania, September 15 and 16 2016. The conference program will have one day of tutorials (September 15), followed by one day of keynotes, presentations (September 16) and exhibition.

GTAC 2016 Registration Deadline Extended – Google Testing

Our goal in organizing GTAC each year is to make it a first-class conference, dedicated to presenting leading edge industry practices. The quality of submissions we've received for GTAC 2016 so far has been overwhelming. In order to include the best talks possible, we are extending the deadline for speaker and attendee submissions by 15 days.

Ranorex 6.0 Testing Tool Released – Software Development Tools

Ranorex 6.0 has finally been released! Ranorex is easy-to-use test automation software for developing and managing projects in teams made up of both testers and developers. Incredible new features are waiting for you: Ranorex Remote for remote testing, Git integration, faster test execution, code editor enhancements, and many more. 

Screen recorder for mobile devices – uTest

Sometimes a video makes things so much easier for the bugs evaluators, but we don't always know how to take video of our phone screen. Application ILOS makes things very easy for you.

Testing Best Practices

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Defentitive Guide to Writing Good Agile User Stories – Testing Excellence

One of the first steps in delivering a quality product, is writing good user stories. A user story is a place to capture product functionality and as the name suggests, user stories describe how a customer or user will use the product. In this post, we describe how to write good user stories and what should be included.

4 Mistakes of My Life as a Software Tester – Software Testing Help

We all heard the story of the little frogs in the well who thought the world is the well until they came out and realized how big, beautiful and different it is! Today, I want to share 4 mistakes I made when I started my software testing career. You’re probably Making These.

5 Best Practices to Manage Test Automation Effectively – Testing Whiz

Software quality assurance and testing are an important part of every application development lifecycle. Most of the enterprises and test engineers today prefer automation testing due to the whole host of benefits offered by it. There is no denying that the easy learning curve with minimal time and effort in testing are the coolest things that testers and enterprises can leverage from test automation, however, it sometimes becomes difficult to perform projects due to difficulty in managing test automation resources and test cases accurately.So how to manage your test automation projects and achieve the desired productivity from your test automation project?

Master Appium Automation and Create Your Own Automation Framework – uTest

Appium aims to automate any mobile app from any language and any test framework, with full access to back-end APIs and DBs from test code. Check out this article so as to learn how to create your own automation framework with Java as primary language, Gradle for the build system, JUnit to run the tests, ADB (Android Debug Bridge) to speedup and bypass some of the Appium's short comings, and Appium to help us create Android API.

How to Make Agile Estimation Process Easy with Planning Poker – Software Testing Help

We estimate every day in our lives. Most of us can estimate the weight of the vegetables just by holding them; we can also gauge the ripeness of a fruit by its aroma. In today’s article, we will learn about Planning Poker also known as Scrum Poker Cards, an agile estimation and planning technique, which is very popular, easy, and simple technique in current days.