Friday, February 13, 2015

The End

I’ve decided to end this blog and move over to

There will be no new updates here but all of the content will stay for as long as Google allows. My favorite posts have already been moved over. I'd love it if you followed me there.

Saturday, January 31, 2015

Recognizing a problem in eBay’s iPad app

I’ve been buying and selling things on eBay for more than a decade. Naturally in the last few years I've spent more time on the iPhone app but for some reason I wasn't using the iPad app. I figured it was time, so I installed the eBay app, logged into my account and went to the selling page to view my active auctions. The photo below is what I saw:

Immediately I recognized a problem.

Do you see it?

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

State of Testing Survey 2015

In December of 2013 I mentioned Lalit Bhamare and Joel Montvelisky created a survey for assessing the “state” of the testing community to help the community to get a better understanding of what is going on around the world and help testers improve things. They published their results in a report that's worth a read (PDF).

It's 2015 and since I think the survey is a worthwhile effort I’ll do my “civic duty” and participate in this years version. I encourage you to do the same by going here.

Here's your official save-the-date: