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July was a month for a wide variety of blog posts, with many tidbits….
- Michael Bolton looked at problems with using the word "Done", here.
- Pete Houghton on his 2 minutes using Bing Maps and thoughts about consistency and convention.
- Good points from Eric Jacobson about what is testable, here.
- There has been some good blogging on the STC. Jeff Lucas gives some views on scripted automation, here.
- Joel Montvelisky with some experiences on finding the right testing effort for the product and the organization. Also, here, with some points about thinking before measuring.
- Still on metrics, Rob Lambert gave a good example of how using measurements as absolutes will give the wrong conclusion.
- Markus Gärtner's thoughts on a Pomodoro approach to testing.
- The problem of spam and moderating discussions was highlighted by Rosie Sherry, here.
- Are you "doing agile"? Some thought-provoking points from Elisabeth Hendrickson, here, on checking how you're agile implementation looks. (This was re-published in July)
- Good learning experiences from Pradeep Soundararajan about rapid software testing in action, here.
- Part 3 of Martin Jansson's look at testing debt is worth checking out.
- Catherine Powell nearly rants, but then reflects on learning, here.
- Lisa Crispin's review of the Clean Coder sounds like an interesting read.
- CloudTest Lite got some encouraging words from Scott Barber, here, and Fred Beringer, here.
- If you haven't noticed already, the STC published the latest edition of the testing planet - well worth a look.
Until the next time...