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TEST Huddle Weekly Round-Up (1st – 8th Aug)-->
We have been quite busy this week. We launched a new webinar series and selfie competion and we also have all the TeamSTAR videos for you to watch.
Join us on September 15th – 18th for a week of insightful testing content with will dive into current and future trends in testing. Each day we will have a webinar which will explore Programming for Testers, DevOps, Big Data and the Internet of Things.
During this series you will also get the opportunity do download an eBook, by Adam Tornhill, entitled: Build a Safety Net For Your Architecture which provides novel techniques that let you evaluate and supervise your automated checks on both unit and system level.
Featured Members: Alin Groza, Alexander Mundorff And Marie Danielsson
Alin is a software tester based in Romania working with the Haufe Group. Alin tests products for financial products… Meet Alin, Alexander & Marie
On This Day – August 6th
Microsoft release Visual Basic 1.0 and Bookmooch is launched… Continue Reading
BlogSpy Vol 105: The Latest Round-Up Of Software Testing Blogs From Around The Blogosphere
Welcome to the 105th edition of EuroSTAR’s BlogSpy, the best round-up on the internet of the latest blog posts from the world of software testing… View the Blogs
Reliability & Security Will Be Key For Business Adoption Of Wearables
With the advent of BYOD (Bring your own device), enterprises are adding time and resources to ensure they can get the maximum benefit from the personal devices that employees bring to work… Continue Reading
Latest Testing Resources
Are you part of a cross functional team working in an iterative environment? This eBook is an extract from the recently published ‘Fifty Quick Ideas to Improve Your Tests’ and offers tips to help your team define and organise testing activities better.
You will learn tips on:
- Generating test ideas which are particularly useful for exploratory testing activities.
- Defining good checks that can be easily automated.
- Improving the reliability of testing systems to make test automation code easier to manage.
- Decoupling coverage from purpose for more focused and faster automation.
[On-Demand Webinar] The Connect between Augmented Reality & Software Testing
with Rajini Padmanaban & Nandan Chhabra (both QA InfoTech, India)
You will learn:
- How to test Augmented Reality and look at the technologies used to do so.
- Testing real world scenarios to enhance end user experience.
- How to productively leverage Augmented Reality to ease our jobs as tester
with Fiona Charles (Quality Intelligence, Canada) & Anne-Marie Charrett (Testing Times, Australia)
Key Points Discussed:
- Are women under-represented or are the small numbers speaking a simple reflection of the community?
- If so, Is it a reflection of relative merit?
- Why don’t more women apply to speak at conferences?
- Does the gender imbalance really matter?
#OrangeTester Competition – Get Snapping!
Our popular selfie competition is back. This year we want you to post a selfie you yourself wearing something orange and you could be in with a chance of winning a FREE Conference Only ticket (Tue – Thur) to the EuroSTAR Conference in Maastricht this November. – View Competition Details
View the TeamSTAR Videos & Vote for your Favourite
The entries are in and the standard is excellent!! Now all we need to do is pick a winner. That’s where you come in. Take a five minute coffee break to watch the fun videos and vote for your favourite. – View TeamSTAR Videos
Community Choice Competition
We need your help to pick one lucky speaker to fill the vacant track session at the EuroSTAR Conference 2015 in Maastricht this November. In return, YOU could win a FREE one-day ticket to the conference! – Vote Here
Is TDD too rigid a system? Is it that TDD is suited to a very specific process (large projects with well-defined requirements) or is it being overly criticised? What do you think? – Join Discussion
What cross browser testing tools do you use? Is it working OK for you? – Join Discussion