Personalised Marketing in Applications and Future of Testing

Those of you who have been watching Netflix, you know by now how Netflix recommends movies or TV series based on your viewing preference! So if you are a fan of Action/Thriller genre (like me), then Netflix will show you other movies/TV series that closely matches with your viewing pattern. This is not a new…

Application Release needs to keep pace with iPhone O/S Versions

As a Test Manager, you purchased an Automation tool for automating native or hybrid mobile applications. Then you purchased a set of new mobile devices e.g., iPhone with IOS version of 11.2. When you try to run automation on that mobile device, you find out that the tool only suppots up to IOS version 10.3….

How big an issue is “Recognition” within the team or organisation?

Pretty big in my opinion! Nothing can boost staff morale more than being recognised among their peers for their contribution or outstanding performance. Trust me! I have tried using both monetary and recognition as incentives. I have managed to get a group of my permanent staff a significant salary increase! Yes, the initial kudos from…

Don’t Blame Testing, it is an IT Issue

How many times have we heard below in meetings after a release? Why did Testing not find this defect? Why did Testing find this defect so late? Yes, there were environment issues. But why didn’t Testing finish on time? Yes, the code quality was poor. But why didn’t Testing find all the defects? People attending…