How pCloudy - a continuous testing platform enables high speed and qualitative mobile app testing

How pCloudy – a continuous testing platform enables high speed and qualitative mobile app testing

by Software Testing Magazine in Articles 0

pCloudy is a cloud based continuous testing platform designed to enhance the quality of the mobile application under test. In this white paper, we will discuss how we can increase the speed of testing mobile apps by enabling continuous testing. We will have an overview of how we can perform manual and automation testing and list the latest features of pCloudy at the end. share share tweet share 



Your Everyday Software Tester

June 30, 2020 0

As a software tester, inspiration could come from anywhere and everywhere. As we navigate through life, we do so in a way that test the limits of our abilities. Questions I have asked myself in the past are, “Can I make it to work on time if I leave now?”, “What happens if I use baking soda instead of baking powder?”, and on days when I am feeling especially strong, “Can I deadlift 200lbs?”.


A Guide for Software Testing in Scrum

A Guide for Software Testing in Scrum

August 3, 2020 0

The purpose of this article to share thoughts about software testing activities in the Scrum Agile framework. This article is divided in two main parts. The first part focuses on explaining the Scrum approach, who are the players, how are the plans transformed into actions, key ceremonies and what happens in a Scrum sprint. In the second part, I describe the software testing process followed in Scrum methodology and how it can be integrated within Scrum sprint.


  • Balance as an Important Part of Website Testing

    June 8, 2020 0
    Nowadays, you have to make every effort to keep a website visitor. If a user doesn’t like your website design or its logic, you can be sure that this user will immediately leave the page and never come back. That is why every project should create a balanced and effective [...]
  • What Makes Testing Virtual Reality Software Special

    April 20, 2020 0
    Virtual Reality (VR) can be defined as the use of computer technology to create a simulated environment. This technology has a lot of applications in gaming, architecture or training services with specific devices. This article shares some tips on how to perform software testing on virtual reality software. share share tweet share 
  • Anti-Patterns in Software Testing

    April 6, 2020 0
    Since the start of software development, we have always had to test our software. And over the course of several decades, the discipline of software testing has seen many best practices and patterns developed. Unfortunately however, not all practices have been good and there are also anti-patterns. share share tweet share 
  • Integrating Selenium WebDriver with Java-TestNG and Cucumber

    March 30, 2020 0
    Both Selenium and Cucumber are popular open source test automation frameworks. In this article, Jessica Cyrus explains how to integrate Cucumber and Selenium WebDriver which allows defining automated tests in a language that could be easier to understand outside the software testing team. share share tweet share 


  • Open Source Database Testing Tools

    May 4, 2020 5
    Database testing is one of the areas that might have the smaller number of open source tools. The programming languages have many xUnit tools and mocking frameworks, but this is not the case for databases. This article provides a list of open source tools that can be used to perform [...]
  • Commercial and Open Source JMeter Plugins

    March 17, 2020 3
    The Apache JMeter is an open source load testing tool developed by the Apache Foundation that can be used to test performance both on static and dynamic resources. It can be used to simulate a heavy load on a server and also some functional testing. JMeter has an open architecture [...]
  • Cross-Browser Testing Tools

    February 18, 2020 3
    They seem far away the days when software developers could target exactly each pixel on a Windows screen. Today, web applications run on various browsers (Chrome, Firefox, Safari, Edge, etc.) on different mobile or desktop devices with specific screen settings. This is why you need to perform cross-browser testing. This [...]
  • Open Source Android Testing Tools

    September 30, 2019 2
    The shift towards mobile platforms is a strong trend currently and Android is the most widely adopted mobile OS with an estimated market share above 80% in 2014. You should naturally test all the apps developed for Android and a large number of open source testing tools and test automation [...]


  • Assuring or Not Assuring Software Quality?

    June 15, 2020 0
    Continuous testing, continuous delivery, DevOps – these are all terms very popular in the last couple of years, and they all involve a shift in the way we deliver products, software testing included! So who is responsible for the quality [...]
  • Patterns & Anti-Patterns For Effective Feature Flagging

    June 2, 2020 0
    A feature toggle is a DevOps technique that provides an alternative to maintaining multiple branches in source code, such that a software feature can be tested even before it is completed and ready for release. Feature toggle is used to [...]