Automated Accessibility Testing for Android Applications

September 28, 2016 0

This talk introduces the core accessibility affordances on the Android platform and illustrate some common developer pitfalls related to accessibility. You’ll learn about the new Android Accessibility Test Framework and its integration into the Espresso and Robolectric testing frameworks. Finally, you’ll learn how easy it is to add automated accessibility checking to your your existing Android project tests.

Oblique Testing

September 21, 2016 0

In theory, we can consider software testing as a very rationale approach. You start from unit of code or requirements and then you create the tests that will prove that your software does what it is expected to do… and doesn’t create problems with edge cases. In his book Oblique Testing, Mike Talks propose to add an additional perspective to software testing using the oblique strategies approach.

Why Building Record/Playback Testing Tools Is Hard

September 14, 2016 0

Almost every manual QA started with Selenium IDE or at least tried it at some point, and the retention rate is close to 0. This talk depicts the challenges that Test Automation Developers face. We categorize the challenges, name them, and see the skill set required to overcome the difficulties.

Correcting Load Testing Errors

September 12, 2016 0

You might think that performing load testing is very simple: you create a script and run it against the application. This is however not always the case, as the software under test might generate unique values for each transactions with the web clients. In their two parts articles, Vadim and Max Kleyzit explain how to detect and correct correlations the errors in your load testing scripts.

Dutch Testing Day, Amsterdam, Netherlands, November 18 2016

September 8, 2016 0

The Dutch Testing Day is a one-day conference focused on software testing that takes place in the Netherlands. This conference is a non-commercial event where scientists, lecturers and practitioners from the software testing industry meet and share ideas; for example about the latest trends in the research and technologies of software testing.

TestWorks Conference, Amsterdam, Netherlands, October 13 2017

September 6, 2016 0

TestWorks Conference is a conference focused on software testing and more specifically test automation open source tools, that takes place in Amsterdam, Netherlands. The TestWorks conference includes workshops and interactive sessions that are provided by professionals in the software testing community.

Platform-led Testing

September 5, 2016 0

As organizations try to improve the quality of their software systems and mobile apps, many of them opt for the solution of buying software testing services from an external provider. This article explains the concept of platform-led software testing and what this solution can bring to improve the results of software quality assurance activities.