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July 12, 2013
The new Greater Boston Software Testing Interest Group serves software quality professionals from around the Boston metro area.
May 07, 2013
Keynotes at STAREAST 2013 discuss planning for quality control and getting a handle on error messages.
April 16, 2012
Mobile testing may seem overwhelming to many testers, as the mobile space is rapidly growing and new challenges arise every day. Independent consultant Karen Johnson offers some tips for approaching these challenges and gives a preview of what she ...
July 15, 2011
Agile guru Elisabeth Hendrickson explains her thoughts on programmers who test their own code and also explains more about her roles on Entaggle and the Agile Alliance Functional Test Tools efforts.
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