If tradition trumps the common sense
It’s uncanny how easily tradition trumps common sense. Just recently I had a chat with a friend. He told about how he had started in the…
Jan 15, 2019 / 2min read. Read More
Testing is a game of chance
Her life hung by a thread. It really was a miracle that she lives to tell the story. A few years back, a friend of mine got a stroke. It…
Jan 09, 2019 / 2min read. Read More
Automation will slice you up.
William Murdoch began experimenting with using coal gas as a way to illuminate the city streets in 1790. It took years to perfect his…
Dec 20, 2018 / 2min read. Read More
Strangest toolkit for testing professionals
Remember the old thought experiment? ‘If a tree falls down in the forest, and no one is around to hear it, does it make a sound?
Nov 07, 2018 / 2min read. Read More
The epic E and agile development
I grew up listening to the Beatles. It’s not that I was a big fan, but I spent much time playing with my cousins down the street. Their dad…
Sep 28, 2018 / 2min read. Read More
Software testing and the Deming experiment.
I recently saw an interesting video of a lecture by Dr. W. Edwards Deming where he spoke about his infamous Red Bead Experiment. The simple…
Sep 07, 2018 / 3min read. Read More
Creating opportunities for testing.
I was in Croatia on the Sunday of the finals. And oh boy Croatians knew how to celebrate. To me it seemed like they won!
Aug 10, 2018 / 3min read. Read More
Workload estimates and the lamb of Istanbul.
There is a fantastic restaurant called the Istanbul near where I live. They have the Chaîne des Rôtisseurs plaque on the door. Everything…
Jun 04, 2018 / 2min read. Read More
Be in charge of the results you deliver
Imagine it’s late and your working on the computer. Footsteps at the front door catch your attention.
May 16, 2018 / 1min read. Read More