Here is this week’s collection of articles, blogs, and announcements covering the days of 9/27/15 – 10/3/15.
Articles & Blogs
- An Open Letter to Developers – Ashley Hunsberger – http://sauceio.com/index.php/2015/10/an-open-letter-to-developers/
- Are QA Engineers Becoming Extinct? – T.J. Maher – http://adventuresinautomation.blogspot.com/2015/09/are-qa-engineers-becoming-extinct.html
- Back-to-school ecommerce report card: Retailers’ performance “sweet spot” now 2 seconds for both mobile and desktop – Tammy Everts – http://www.soasta.com/blog/back-to-school-website-performance-monitoring/
- Becoming a Keynote Speaker – Maaret Pyhäjärvi – http://visible-quality.blogspot.com/2015/09/becoming-keynote-speaker.html
- Bugs Are So Yesterday – Philip Heath – http://www.thattestingguy.com/bugs-are-so-yesterday/
- Crowdtesting: A Personal Account – Yaron Kottler – http://www.stickyminds.com/article/crowdtesting-personal-account
- How Software Testers Can Teach, Share and Play with Others – Justin Rohrman – http://blog.smartbear.com/testcomplete/how-software-testers-can-teach-share-and-play-with-others/
- How To Do Test Automation Like A Developer? – Alex Siminuic – http://testhuddle.com/how-to-do-test-automation-like-a-developer/
- Natural laziness and “It works on my machine” – Maaret Pyhäjärvi – http://visible-quality.blogspot.com/2015/09/natural-laziness-and-it-works-on-my.html
- Performance Testing in Continuous Delivery – Katrina Clokie – http://katrinatester.blogspot.com/2015/09/performance-testing-in-continuous.html
- Q&A with Alison Wade: President of Conferences, Training & Consulting at TechWell & Founder of Women Who Test – Emily Aliberti – http://blog.utest.com/2015/09/27/qa-with-alison-wade-president-of-conferences-training-and-consulting-at-techwell-and-founder-of-women-who-test/
- Tester Specialist, Technology Generalist – Jeff Nyman – http://testerstories.com/2015/10/tester-specialist-technology-generalist-2/
- Testers as Generalists with Specialist Tendencies – Jeff Nyman – http://testerstories.com/2015/09/testers-as-generalists-with-specialist-tendencies/
- Testing skills #3 – Leading Teams – John Stevenson – http://steveo1967.blogspot.com/2015/09/testing-skills-3-leading-teams.html
- The scandal blows up in Volkswagen’s face – James Christie – https://clarotesting.wordpress.com/2015/09/29/the-volkswagen-emissions-scandal-responsible-software-testing/
- Writing Conference Proposals – Helena Jeret-Mäe – https://thepainandgainofedwardbear.wordpress.com/2015/09/27/writing-conference-proposals/
- 37 Things You Should Know About Appium – Ville-Veikko Helppi – http://testdroid.com/news/37-things-you-should-know-about-appium
- Advanced Locator Strategies – Isaac Murchie – http://sauceio.com/index.php/2015/09/advanced-locator-strategies/
- Appium Tip #1: How to Get Started, Setup and Run Your First Tests – Lasse Häll – http://testdroid.com/news/appium-tip-1-how-to-get-started-setup-and-run-your-first-tests
- Appium Tip #2: Using Python to Upload and Configure Your Apps and Tests – Lasse Häll – http://testdroid.com/news/appium-tip-2-using-python-to-upload-and-configure-your-apps-and-tests
- How to Record Video for Your Selenium Tests Using FFmpeg – Joe Colantonio – http://www.joecolantonio.com/2015/09/28/how-to-record-video-for-your-selenium-tests-using-ffmpeg/
- How to Test Web Application Security Using Acunetix Web Vulnerability Scanner (WVS) – Hands on Review – Vijay Shinde – http://www.softwaretestinghelp.com/acunetix-web-vulnerability-scanner-wvs-review/
- Open Source Database Testing Tools – Software Testing Magazine – http://www.softwaretestingmagazine.com/tools/open-source-database-testing-tools/
- Use Ranorex When Automating Windows Applications – Alex Siminuic – http://test-able.blogspot.com/2013/02/use-ranorex-when-automating-windows-apps.html
- Writing Selenium Tests for Cucumber Tests – Stan Taylor – http://www.stantaylor.us/agiletesting/2015/10/writing-selenium-test-steps-for-cucumber-tests
- BBST Foundations Week 3 In Review – Brendan Connolly – http://www.brendanconnolly.net/bbst-foundations-week-3-in-review/
- Meet the STARWEST Keynote Speakers – Jamie Whalen – http://blog.utest.com/2015/09/29/meet-the-starwest-keynote-speakers/
- Mobile App Europe Summary and Slides – Daniel Knott – http://adventuresinqa.com/2015/09/30/mobile-app-europe-summary-and-slides/
- Review: Testworks Conf 2015 – Bas Dijkstra – http://www.ontestautomation.com/review-testworks-conf-2015/
- Magazine: 5th Anniversary Edition – Testing Circus – Ajoy Kumar Singha – http://www.testingcircus.com/september-2015/
- Podcast: Ep 21: Best laid plans – Gem Hill – http://letstalkabouttests.xyz/index.php/2015/10/01/ep-21-best-laid-plans/
- Podcast: EPISODE 71: Python For Embedded Systems and More [PODCAST] – Joe Colantonio – http://www.joecolantonio.com/2015/09/30/episode-71-python-for-embedded-systems-and-more-podcast/
- Podcast: Testing in the Pub Episode 21 – Mobile Testing, Live From Mobile Europe App – Stephen Janaway, Dan Ashby – http://testinginthepub.co.uk/testinginthepub/testing/testing-in-the-pub-episode-21-mobile-testing-live-from-mobile-app-europe
- ISO 29119 Petition – http://www.commonsensetesting.org/news/files/PetitionISO29119.html
- Professional Tester’s Manifesto – http://www.professionaltestersmanifesto.org/
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