11 mobile testing trends to keep in mind for 2020

Mobile QA testing has seen an overwhelming evolution over the last 10 years. One thing has remained consistent: getting good results as fast as possible. With this objective in mind,

Tips for writing a great bug report, advice from a QA tester

In Ask a Tester, we feature QA experts from our network who share with us their experience, expertise, and perspective on software testing. Producing a great bug report is…

When to use functional testing vs. regression testing

Any software product that passes through a quality check undergoes both functional testing and regression testing. These two types of tests are an integral part of the testing process, but…

Manual testing v automated testing

Best use cases for automated and manual testing: A Q&A with John Ruberto

Continuous testing has revolutionized software quality over the past decade, and has been further enabled by automation. Automated software testing presents an opportunity for a much broader testing coverage w…

QA test summary report for mobile applications

8 steps to building an effective QA test summary report for mobile applications

While QA mobile app testing is of the utmost importance, how you report your findings is equally imperative. The entire end-to-end application testing process should be recorded so that stakeholders…

8 mobile app security threats

We store a lot of information on our devices. When this information is compromised, serious damage can be done to devices… and users.  Encrypting your data is a great step,

regression testing

When to use automated regression testing

What is regression testing? Before we dive into regression testing, let’s first understand what a regression is. A software regression is any unwanted change that occurs from code changes. A…

Testing the performance of mobile apps

In a study on mobile application usage and retention, 52 percent of users stated they were frustrated by overall app performance. Testing the performance and stability of your mobile application…

10 top mobile app usability issues

While UX is a crucial part of the actual experience of a user, a mobile app’s usability should always be a priority.  After all, 79 percent of users feel t…

4 steps to creating an agile mobile app compatibility test

Does your application function as expected across the plethora of devices used by your customers? From mobile phones, smart TVs and streaming devices, gaming consoles, desktop web apps, people us…