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The little things in Software Testing

If you are new to software testing, there might be a few caveats and nuggets of wisdom you might not be aware of or might be knowing them but not truly grasp the extent of their importance. A good tester picks up many things on their journey in becoming a great Software Tester. Here are [...]

Leveraging App Reviews

As a beginner to Software Testing, I was asked to test a mobile app for practice. Being a novice to this field, out of my pride I thought I was smart to think “out of the box”. I reported bugs after reading and investigating the app reviews left in the marketplace. I was unaware of [...]

What is the best time to start Testing?

Whenever the question  "when to start Testing?" is asked to any individual in the IT industry today, anywhere in the world, working at any profile with knowledge of Software Development would say:  Testing should start from the very beginning of the Requirement finalization stage No matter if the person is a Developer, a Project Manager, [...]

5 Things A Startup Needs To Know About Software / Mobile App Testing.

A startup is something that has just set up to motion, something that has ambitions as bright as the sun but has light as little as the Moon. Beginning as they all say is the hardest Part, with a startup this beginning becomes Harder. With hundreds of things to look at, with limited number of [...]

Approach to Testing Wearables (IoT)

The wearables market is blowing up and is poised to have an expansive app ecosystem of it's own. Testing wearables is the new challenge as the technology rapidly evolves as the next big thing. What are wearables? Wearables (part of IoT) are in essence devices which can be worn, which possess a suite of sensors and [...]

An uber-stay interview of a Moolyan

      A turn of events Last week I had been to a client location. I met with the founder of the company and he had nice words about Moolya Testing. I also happened to meet our awesome Moolyans working over there. It was decided that I could Uber for Yogesh and Anjali because they [...]

Software Issues that led to Historic Disasters

No software is 100% perfect! Every piece of software that we build and use will have some or the other issue - but some get discovered under the most dangerous circumstances. Testing associates severities to software issues based on the “risk” and “impact” associated with the issue remaining in the software. However, if the testing [...]

DEVICE FRAGMENTATION – One Approach to rule them all

Being a Software Testers it's important to focus on many aspects to ensure the app works smoothly on every device no matter the circumstance. For this a tester must consider compatibility as a vital aspect to be covered in their Test Approach. Approach to test the product No matter what approach one follows, we need to [...]

What happens if testers don’t question?

I walk up to a team of a newbie testers who thought they had been trained in testing. I point at an app in a phone, ask them to test and get me a report. They spent a couple of days testing and I get a report. They come to me to get my feedback [...]

A Tool To Automate Mind Map Creation

The true value of testing is realized only when most of the tester’s time goes into thinking, analyzing and testing the product. There is a lot of meticulous preparation that goes into understanding the context of a testing project even before one starts the actual testing. Even a simple to medium complexity product can generate [...]

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