Good practices

The true cost of bugs

Although software bugs are a constant in a developer’s work life, it is difficult to precisely measure and quantify their financial impact on companies. We all know that bugs are bad and they have a negative impact on the user experience, but how costly are those bugs exactly? We’ve compiled a few interesting figures in […]

Image placeholders for banner ads testing

One of the things that we do here at qa on request is ad testing. Part of this work involves a visual check¬†where we ensure that a variety of banner ads display properly in websites and mobile apps. We used to resort to adorable cat pictures as placeholder images, but eventually¬†reached a point where we […]

10 Commandments of mobile app testing

Mobile app testing is very different from testing other types of software products and there’s a lot to keep in mind. We put together these 10 commandments of things to keep in mind on an every day basis when testing mobile apps.