Five Blogs – 27 May 2020

The (best) five blogs I read today. Check them out.

Less UI Automation For the Win
Written by: Nikolay Advolodkin

The Most Important Tool for Software and System Testing
Written by: Peter G Walen

Why jK8v!ge4D isn’t a good password
Written by: Jacob Bergdahl

7 Ways to Encourage Creative Thinking in Your Team
Written by: Karin Hurt and David Dye

Inflicting Help
Written by: Anne-Marie Charrett

Quote of the day:
“Pain will not destroy you, the refusal to face it will.” -Rune Lazuli

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Five Blogs – 24 April 2020

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Four Ideas for Self-Care When Working from Home
Written by: Nishi Grover Garg

Clean Code in Tests: What, Why and How?
Written by: Corina Pip

How to Be Productive While Working Remotely
Written by: Lolly Daskal

7 Innovation Frameworks To Navigate Disruption: Apple, Netflix, Amazon, & More
Written by: CB Insights

Transforming the Way Data is Tested in Emerging Trends and Beyond
Written by: Rajni Singh

Quote of the day:
“You have time to fail. You have time to mess up. You have time to try again.” -Adam Savage

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Five Blogs – 20 April 2020

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Debugging for Testers
Written by: Kristin Jackvony

3 Reasons Why Automation Will Not Save You
Written by: João Farias

JSON Web Token Validation Bypass in Auth0 Authentication API
Written by: Ben Knight

How Selenium Works: Episode 6 – sendKeys
Written by: David Burns

How Digital Contact Tracing Slowed Covid-19 in East Asia
Written by: Yasheng Huang, Meicen Sun and Yuze Sui

Quote of the day:
“You are more than a list of mistakes and if anyone tells you otherwise, let it be the last they make.” -Iain Thomas

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Five Blogs – 21 January 2020

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The Evolution Of An Idea
Written by: Bob Marshall

Why Fears About China Are, Mostly, Overblown
Written by: Greg Satell

Tester’s Diary: Learning from Developers
Written by: Rachel Kibler

What Makes Testing Complex?
Written by: Jeff Nyman

Why Big Firms Find It Hard To Innovate
Written by: Steve Denning

Quote of the day:
“After awhile you could get used to anything” -Albert Camus

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Five Blogs – 7 January 2020

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Testing in the 2020’s: Postmodern
Written by: Jason Arbon

Today’s skill set hierarchy is about to change
Written by: Dorothy Dalton

2020: A Decade To Rediscover Our Humanity
Written by: Greg Satell

Four Ways to Keep Going When You Feel Like Quitting
Written by: Dan Rockwell

Zero to SME: Quickly Becoming Your Own Subject Matter Expert
Written by: Thomas Sullivan

Quote of the day:
“I no longer believe people change unless they’re working their asses off to change” -Whitney Cummings

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Five Blogs – 2 December 2019

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The Hierarchy of Quality
Written by: Kristin Jackvony

4 Things Smart Leaders Do to Boost Their Own Confidence
Written by: Lolly Daskal

35 Years of Exploratory Testing
Written by: Maaret Pyhäjärvi

The Truth Behind Netflix’s Incredible Success
Written by: Greg Satell

Shifting Towards Omni Testing – Part 1
Written by: Sérgio Freire

Quote of the day:
“You still have a lot of time to make yourself be what you want” -S.E. Hinton

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Five Blogs – 1 October 2019

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Components of Good Sprint Goals
Written by: Thomas Cagley

More SIM Cards Vulnerable to Simjacker Attack Than Previously Disclosed
Written by: Mohit Kumar

Work as forming the future, work as art
Written by: Esko Kilpi

The Power Of A Question
Written by: Greg Satell

5 key ways to fulfill the role of QA in DevOps
Written by: Amy Reichert

Quote of the day:
“It’s not how you fall that counts. It’s how you get up.” -Joe Namath

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Five Blogs – 16 Augustus 2019

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Retrospectives are boring and useless — or are they?
Written by: Gitte Klitgaard

Agile Techniques: Making The Daily Scrum Work
Written by: Thomas Cagley

Major breach found in biometrics system used by banks, UK police and defence firms
Written by: Josh Taylor

How Humility Serves You Well
Written by: Dan Rockwell

4 Questions That Will Make You A Better Innovator
Written by: Greg Satell

Quote of the day:
“In any case, I can’t risk looking backwards. It’s always a bad idea.” -Paula Hawkins

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Five Blogs – 9 Augustus 2019

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Navigating Questionable Leadership: Advocate or Comply?
Written by: Molly Page

Leading and Succeeding in the Gray-Zone
Written by: Art Petty

Why You Should Learn To Love Your Haters
Written by: Greg Satell

Agile Techniques: When Daily Scrums Don’t Work
Written by: Thomas Cagley

Ten Reasons Why You Fix Bugs As Soon As You Find Them
Written by: Andy Glover and Matt Archer

Quote of the day:
“Don’t cry because it’s over, smile because it happened.” -Dr. Seuss

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Five Blogs – 19 July 2019

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AI in Testing: The Future is Here
Written by: Peter G. Walen

Defect Triage
Written by: One Man

Shift Left or Shift Right – Discovering what is in the bottle
Written by: Louise Gibbs

Visual Tests are Still Code
Written by: Jesper Ottosen

The Limited Value Of Ideas
Written by: Greg Satell

Quote of the day:
“Control is both an illusion and a delusion. Control is for beginners.” -Deb Mills-Scofield

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