Five Blogs – 22 April 2012

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

The machine society and how to cure it
Written by: Dave Nicolette

The Agile Explorer
Written by: Tobias Mayer

Leave Your Guns At Home
Written by: James Thomas

What’s wrong with the project approach to software development?
Written by: SMS Blog

Train Your Brain to Focus
Written by: Paul Hammerness and Margaret Moore

Quote of the day:
“You have to let people challenge your ideas.” -Tom Kasten

Five Blogs – 21 April 2012

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

Heuristics for Understanding Heuristics
Written by: Michael Bolton

Why is Estimating so Hard?
Written by: Robert C. Martin (Uncle Bob)

Is testing the dumping grounds of IT?
Written by: Martijn de Vrieze

Agile will fail
Written by: Jeroen Mengerink

Defending Your Time Without Sounding Like a Jerk
Written by: Craig Jarrow

EXTRA:

There are no Best Practices
Written by: Mark Levison

Quote of the day:
“You’re never given a dream without also being given the power to make it true.” -Richard Bach

Five Blogs – 20 April 2012

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

Do Or Do Not – A Recycled Scoutmaster’s Minute
Written by: Michael Larsen

Keith Klain – Bridging the Gap: Leading change in a community of testers
Written by: Zeger Van Hese

Test Mobile applications with COP (who) FLUNG GUN
Written by: Dhanasekar Subramanian

Scripted testing vs exploratory testing approach
Written by: Martin Jansson

Have An Impossible Dream
Written by: John Richardson

Quote of the day:
“Judge a man by his questions rather than by his answers.” -Voltaire

Five Blogs – 19 April 2012

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

The Commoditization of Testing
Written by: Iain McCowatt

Theses and Dissertations About Software Testing
Written by: Cem Kaner

Team Culture, Project Culture
Written by: Tobias Mayer

5 Myths of Software Testing
Written by: Mike Brown

4 Secrets of Great Critical Thinkers
Written by: Paul J. H. Schoemaker

EXTRA:

The Experience of Being Coached
Written by: Mary Jo Asmus

Quote of the day:
“Trust yourself. You know more than you think you do.” -Benjamin McLane Spock

Five Blogs – 18 April 2012

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

In the face of failure – part 2
Written by: Pekka Marjamäki

We are not Testers
Written by: Cirilo Wortel

One useful robot
Written by: Trish Khoo

What do middle managers do?
Written by: Esther Derby

Test results are negotiating results
Written by: Philip Hoeben

EXTRA:

70 Questions to Boost Your Critical Thinking
Written by: Breanne Harris

Quote of the day:
“The only real failure in #life is the failure to try.” -Unknown

Five Blogs – 17 April 2012

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

In the face of failure – part 1
Written by: Pekka Marjamäki

Testing evaluated
Written by: Philip Hoeben

Test like you’re betting for your life
Written by: Tom Moertel

Teach people what they actually want to know
Written by: W. Wayne Turmel

Test Leadership vs. Test Management – Is the Balance Right?
Written by: Stephen Janaway

Quote of the day:
“Courage is knowing what not to fear.” -Plato

Five Blogs – 16 April 2012

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

TDD, do we really have to do it?
Written by: Jens Schauder

Choosing to Learn
Written by: Testing The Mind

Don’t work. Be hated. Love someone.
Written by: Jiake Liu

Test and Verification in Scrum
Written by: Anders Abel

Uncoverage
Written by: Iain McCowatt

EXTRA:

Password requirements torture
Written by: Scott Berkun

Quote of the day:
“It is only the first step that is difficult.” -Marie De Vichy-Chaconne