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Hackathon-to-award-over-40k-in-prizes

Hackathon to award over 40k in prizes


Monday, November 11, 2019 by

Applitools issued the “Visual AI Rockstar Hackathon” to identify and reward the top 100 functional and visual test engineers on the planet. To enter, participants must write test automation scripts against a demo web app using two separate approaches: a traditional code-based testing approach using Selenium, WebdriverIO, or Cypress and an image-based test...


Cucumber-for-Jira-from-SmartBear-launches

Cucumber for Jira from SmartBear launches


Friday, November 8, 2019 by

SmartBear has launched Cucumber for Jira. This latest release facilitates collaboration between all stakeholders by bringing native behavior-driven development (BDD) support to Jira. In June, SmartBear acquired Cucumber Ltd., the most widely adopted leader in the BDD community and creator of the open-source test automation framework, Cucumber. Nearly one mi...


Visual-AI-testing-from-Applitools-just-expanded

Visual AI testing from Applitools just expanded


Thursday, October 10, 2019 by

Applitools announced expansion of its offering to provide comprehensive, end-to-end test automation capabilities for any type of web or mobile applications. Applitools’ world class Visual AI technology combined with its new Ultrafast Grid provides unparalleled test automation performance including significantly faster test runs, improved detection of bugs, signifi...


Get-the-2019-State-of-Automated-Visual-Testing-Report

Get the 2019 State of Automated Visual Testing Report


Wednesday, October 9, 2019 by

Applitools, the provider of Visual AI for intelligent functional and visual testing, has announced the expansion of its offering to provide comprehensive, end-to-end test automation capabilities for any type of web or mobile applications. Applitools' Visual AI technology combined with its new Ultrafast Grid provides unparalleled test automation p...


iOS-13-testing-challenges

iOS 13 testing challenges


Wednesday, October 2, 2019 by

The arrival of Apple's new operating systems, iOS 13 and iPadOS 13, represent big releases with multiple updates and features that represent good news for consumers, such as the increased security and privacy features, enhanced user experience, and consolidated single sign-on. For app developers, it presents some exciting opportunities for innovation. For anyone ...


AI-enabled-mobile-capture-SDK-from-ABBYY-lands

AI enabled mobile capture SDK from ABBYY lands


Monday, May 6, 2019 by

ABBYY has introduced ABBYY Mobile Capture, a software development kit (SDK) to enable end-to-end point-and-capture mobile experience where the user data is instantly captured via the camera to be used within an app or extracted and sent to back-end processes for self-service scenarios. The AI-enabled SDK frees the mobile user from manual data entry, which improves custo...


AI-driven-codeless-testing-solution-drops-from-Perfecto

AI driven codeless testing solution drops from Perfecto


Thursday, March 14, 2019 by

Perfecto announced it will release Perfecto Codeless, an AI-driven codeless testing solution that allows teams to automate the process of writing test scripts regardless of skill level. Equipped with machine learning (ML) capabilities, changes to the test script are made agnostically, allowing scripts to continuously run and fix themselves without disrupting operations....


Common-mobile-app-testing-mistakes-to-avoid

Common mobile app testing mistakes to avoid


Friday, December 7, 2018 by

Consumers downloaded more than 175 billion mobile apps in 2017. The cost of developing a mobile app can exceed $1 million, with the median cost falling in the range of $100,000 to $500,000. Multiply those numbers together and it’s apparent that a startling amount of resources are spent yearly on mobile app development. The bad news? Most of those resources are ...


IAST-supports-AppSec-efficiencies-while-cutting-costs-and-headaches

IAST supports AppSec efficiencies while cutting costs and headaches


Monday, November 26, 2018 by

It’s easy to feel passionate about interactive application security testing (IAST) in the world of application security. You see, IAST makes security testing almost invisible. It’s not something that requires a highly trained team to be brought in to carry out and analyze testing results. It doesn’t hold up other teams or processes from moving forward....


Consumers-and-brands-have-trust-issues-says-report-from-Voxpro

Consumers and brands have trust issues says report from Voxpro


Monday, November 19, 2018 by

Voxpro announced the results of its survey, “Voxpro CX Index: At the Corner of Technology and Human Experience.” The survey, which polled 1,000 U.S. consumers, reveals insights about customer experiences and attitudes toward using automation and chat features for customer service.   Despite the promise of automation and Artificial Intelligence (AI) te...


Improve-your-test-automation-skills-with-Applitools-new-resources

Improve your test automation skills with Applitools new resources


Thursday, November 15, 2018 by

Applitools has launched Test Automation University - a community-driven collection of educational training resources to help improve test automation skill sets. Initial offerings to the platform come from test automation experts Angie Jones, Dave Haeffner, Jonathan Lipps, Joe Colantonio, Amber Race, Elisabeth Hocke, Manoj Kumar,Jason Arbon, among others. Automat...


Digital-Automation-Intelligence-Suite-from-Eggplant-gets-updated

Digital Automation Intelligence Suite from Eggplant gets updated


Wednesday, November 7, 2018 by

Eggplant has announced the latest enhancements to its Digital Automation Intelligence (DAI) Suite. They say these new capabilities further extend the level of intelligent automation and insight into the customer experience by assisting with the modeling and automation of complex systems, diagnosing problems identified in test and automating usability testing. ...


Mobile-testing-platform-Perfecto-Mobile-is-acquired-by-Perforce

Mobile testing platform Perfecto Mobile is acquired by Perforce


Wednesday, October 10, 2018 by

Perforce Software backed by Clearlake Capital Group, L.P., announced it has reached a definitive agreement to acquire Perfecto Mobile. The acquisition augments Perforce's software portfolio with additional capabilities for enterprise DevOps teams to achieve continuous testing at scale across web, mobile and IoT applications. The acquisition is expected to close this...


UI-version-control-system-has-been-developed-by-Applitools

UI version control system has been developed by Applitools


Monday, September 17, 2018 by

Applitools announced a new UI Version Control system, empowering developers, test automation engineers, and product managers to view the entire history of their web and mobile application user interfaces (UI) to understand what’s changed, when, and by whom. This lets R&D and product teams more intelligently guide app development by providing a visual record of...


iOS-12-subscription-based-app-tips-for-success

iOS 12 subscription based app tips for success


Wednesday, August 29, 2018 by

Last year, Apple held a secret meeting with a select group of iOS app developers in New York to talk about changing the current app delivery model from one-time purchases to subscription-based. From Apple’s view, these one-time purchases typically are inexpensive ($1-2), yet grant end-users unlimited access to the app and support, which can prove to be costly from...


Automating-API-testing-just-got-easier

Automating API testing just got easier


Friday, June 8, 2018 by

SmartBear released a new update to SoapUI Pro, an automated API testing tool. SoapUI Pro 2.4 provides a new native Jenkins plugin for easy integration with the popular CI/CD tool and has enhanced the API Discovery capability to convert API traffic to automated API tests. As organizations move to shift their testing into earlier development phases and adopt Agile prac...


SWORD-attached-smartphone-device-can-detect-weapons-and-explosives

SWORD attached smartphone device can detect weapons and explosives


Thursday, June 7, 2018 by

The urgent challenge for security personnel to noninvasively scan people in real time and in public to detect and “see” if they are carrying weapons or explosives without physically searching them could soon be solved with the launch of SWORD by Royal Holdings Technologies Corporation (Royal Holdings). SWORD attaches to a Google Pixel 2 XL smartphone and ...


AI-test-automation-capabilities-released-for-Eggplant-suite

AI test automation capabilities released for Eggplant suite


Tuesday, May 29, 2018 by

Eggplant announced the latest enhancements to its Digital Automation Intelligence (DAI) Suite. The advancements support Eggplant’s mission "to use AI, machine learning, and analytics to optimize the digital experience, allowing teams to keep up with the pace of DevOps, and improve time to market and customer satisfaction."The latest product releases will enable Eggplant...


Mobile-continuous-testing-tools-announced-by-Perfecto

Mobile continuous testing tools announced by Perfecto


Wednesday, March 21, 2018 by

Perfecto has announced two new capabilities for mobile app developers to accelerate velocity as they take on greater responsibility for app quality. Perfecto’s Continuous Quality Lab for web, mobile, and IoT testing now supports both Google’s Espresso and Apple’s XCUITest test frameworks. Developing test automation directly within the code base supports testing every co...


New-Tosca-release-enhances-SAP-testing-and-automation

New Tosca release enhances SAP testing and automation


Monday, March 12, 2018 by

Tricentis, has announced the 11.1 release of Tricentis Tosca. Tosca 11.1 release adds a number of new features around SAP testing, BI/data warehouse testing, mobile, test data management, and more.“Maintaining our position as the industry’s most innovative test automation platform requires supporting the most complex applications in our customer’s portfolios,” said Dr. ...


Rethinking-your-mobile-app-testing-tools

Rethinking your mobile app testing tools


Friday, February 9, 2018 by

Using mobile app testing tools, or software QA tools usually tells developers something they don't want to hear - their software is broken somewhere. Over the years, testing apps and software has become more laborious than is should be, but a necessary evil when targeting multiple platforms and devices in today's dizzying world of mobile hardware.Rainforest is on a miss...


Continuous-testing-challenges-for-dev-teams-in-2018

Continuous testing challenges for dev teams in 2018


Friday, January 12, 2018 by

Today’s world revolves around digital technologies. For example, consider how much time you spend on your cell phone in a single day. According to analytics firm Flurry, it’s more than five hours. From making calls to utilizing things like social media. banking and healthcare apps, there’s an app for just about everything. But what if the apps that help run our lives su...


Software-testing-using-Artificial-Intelligence

Software testing using Artificial Intelligence


Tuesday, January 2, 2018 by

As the complexity of software continues to increase and release delivery cycles shorten, software testers need to provide quality feedback to developers nearly instantaneously. In this age of continuous testing, companies are adopting a new mantra: Test smarter, not harder. There’s simply no other choice, given the torrential pace of new software launches.  Today, ...


How-to-avoid-flaky-automated-testing-results

How to avoid flaky automated testing results


Tuesday, November 28, 2017 by

Flaky tests are the bane of any tester’s existence, forcing them to spend precious time on non-functional issues. This slows down the product lifecycle and lowers an organization’s confidence in functional testing, which also decreases the likelihood of development teams writing end-to-end tests.End-to-end tests measure readiness for deployment by ensuring that the appl...


How-mobile-app-testing-has-changed

How mobile app testing has changed


Friday, August 4, 2017 by

Technologies are rapidly evolving and ways of testing them are changing too. But one thing remains true - product quality must be high. Therefore, it is important to have a clear vision on how you will guarantee that your product is working as planned. Depending on the project, you can build your own testing team, hire professional consultants or do a combination of bot...


CA-says-you-are-probably-missing-out-on-the-benefits-of-continuous-testing

CA says you are probably missing out on the benefits of continuous testing


Friday, July 21, 2017 by

Results from a CA Technologies global study reveal that while 75 percent of organizations highlight continuous testing as critical or important, only a minority of survey respondents have made exceptional progress acquiring the necessary knowledge and key enablers to drive digital transformation. The 20 percent of survey respondents identified as continuous testing ‘Lea...


Atlassian-JIRA-gets-a-new-exploratory-testing-tool

Atlassian JIRA gets a new exploratory testing tool


Thursday, July 13, 2017 by

Tricentis has released an exploratory testing tool available as a native add-on for Atlassian JIRA. The Tricentis session-based exploratory testing tool simplifies the planning, documentation, and reporting of exploratory testing directly within the JIRA environment - with full traceability between exploratory test results and the associated JIRA issues. Explorator...


5G-network-speeds-getting-closer-with-new-5G-LaaS

5G network speeds getting closer with new 5G LaaS


Saturday, March 4, 2017 by

Spirent and Nokia announced the 5G Lab-as-a-service (LaaS) - a new platform for Nokia’s Oulu-based network infrastructure testing labs. The first of its kind, the 5G LaaS features a self-service portal - through which it allows for global accessibility to simultaneous users so Nokia engineers can rapidly spin–up, tear down and reuse 5G hybrid test beds from any loc...


Test-automation-usage-on-the-rise

Test automation usage on the rise


Wednesday, February 8, 2017 by

A study conducted by Wipro Limited, a consulting and business process services company, has found an 85% jump in Test Automation across industries to keep pace with the evolving technology landscape. The study, titled ‘State of Quality 2016’ was conducted over a period of nine months by Wipro’s Testing Services practice using analytical tools, with the objective of iden...


Mobile-automation-testing-tips

Mobile automation testing tips


Tuesday, February 7, 2017 by

As mobile application development matures, the range of features increases, but so does the effort required to test for regressions before shipping updates. A robust automation testing strategy can help in this situation but it is important to look at some key factors when setting up test suite infrastructure. An automated UI test suite can quickly run through all ...


Sencha-Test-2.0-launches-for-comprehensive-testing-of-Ext-JS-apps

Sencha Test 2.0 launches for comprehensive testing of Ext JS apps


Wednesday, February 1, 2017 by

Organizations are under increasing pressure to deliver applications to market quickly without compromising quality. With competition only growing more fierce by the day, the necessity for expedients that help produce well written programs is apparent. But lets be honest, there are a lot of hurdles to jump to get the best possible ROI. Perhaps most important of these hur...


Tricentis-raises-$165-million-to-speed-up-testing-in-DevOps

Tricentis raises $165 million to speed up testing in DevOps


Monday, January 30, 2017 by

When it comes to web development, mobile app programming, or even establishing your enterprise software onto the market, there is one thing that all technology developers have in common. We all HATE having to test buggy software. I'm sure that every developer has went through the same traumatic experience at one point or another. That moment of getting so close to an ea...


HP-Enterprise-opens-up-about-StormRunner-Load-and-DevOps-in-the-cloud

HP Enterprise opens up about StormRunner Load and DevOps in the cloud


Tuesday, January 3, 2017 by

HP Enterprise recently announced the availability of HPE StormRunner Load on the AWS Marketplace. StormRunner Load is one of the first solutions to support SaaS Subscriptions on AWS Marketplace, and will help developers strengthen the quality and delivery of applications via a simple, intuitive and highly scalable platform.    In-short, it's a a cl...


Undo-talks-about-better-debugging-tools-for-your-app

Undo talks about better debugging tools for your app


Tuesday, December 6, 2016 by

Undo is a software development company that is looking to help arm developers with the power of rewind for their many debugging struggles. They have created tools that allow developers to record, rewind, and replay application scenarios so that debugging is more efficient and effective. Located in Cambridge, United Kingdom, and born out of the founder's shed, Undo ...


Development-practices-that-break-applications-and-what-you-can-do

Development practices that break applications and what you can do


Wednesday, November 30, 2016 by

As most organizational leaders recognize at some level, the increasing dominance of web and mobile applications has completely turned the software world on its ear. The number of critical business functions that are processed via a browser or mobile device is escalating, and inaccurate results, aberrant behaviors, and security flaws can all be absurdly costly. Virt...