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Daylight Savings Time Bug Sends Apple Watches Into Endless Reboot Loop

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Ash Conway
Oct 12, 2018
Some Apple Watch users discovered that daylight savings time had sent their device into an endless loop of crashing and rebooting.
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Should You Add The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 To Your Device Pool?

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Ash Conway
Aug 30, 2018
In the latest of a string of new mobile devices to hit the market in 2018, Samsung has introduced the Galaxy Note 9, adding ever-growing complexity to the compatibility requirements of digital teams.
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2017 Browser, Device & OS Releases

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Ash Conway
Feb 20, 2018
Every digital leader knows the importance of rigorously testing websites and apps before release… This infographic demonstrates why it is crucial to test digital apps and websites even after launch.
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The Most Elusive Software Bugs Of Q1 2017

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Ash Conway
Jun 6, 2017
If you’re curious to see which bugs most commonly fly under the radar of traditional testing teams, you’re in luck... our latest infographic summarises the results from every Bugwolf challenge in Q1 of 2017 to reveal the most elusive bugs by device, operating system and bug type.
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Software glitches and old tech slow down 911 response

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Ash Conway
Mar 24, 2017
There are 1/4 million 911 calls placed in the United States every day and most of them get through. So the System Works pretty well. However, it can be stressful and even frightening when someone calls 911 and no one picks up on the other end. Such problems have happened in both Denver and Dallas.
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Using Multi-Stage Testing To Improve Software Releases

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Ash Conway
Mar 15, 2017
How often should you test? Naturally, that depends on the risk profile and scope of the release, but the short answer is this... you should test as many times as it takes to give you confidence that your software is working as expected, every time, within your desired specifications. In practical terms, that equates to at least one test while the release is in pre-production, another in pre-production after the staging bugs have been remedied and one in production.
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Functional vs non-functional testing

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Ash Conway
Dec 8, 2016
When most people think of software testing they generally visualize functional testing. Functional testing is concerned with how well a system executes its intended functions. These functions may include integrations, business processes, searches or data manipulation as well as the execution of commands. While non-functional testing is more interested in how the product behaves rather than what the product does.
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Browser update regression testing

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Ash Conway
Nov 13, 2016
Testing against browser update begins with a quality suite of test case scenarios. The purpose is to be prepared ahead of time in order to make certain that testing can move forward even under high demand situations where quick turnaround is required.
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The purpose of functional testing

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Ash Conway
Nov 6, 2016
Functional testing is the process of determining how closely a program matches specifications. It is based on the development of test case scenarios derived from program specifications. What are specifications? They are the requirements that the software is intended to meet based on documentation. Simply put, functional testing answers the question, " How does this software function?"
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What is continuous delivery

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Bugwolf Team
May 5, 2016
What is continuous delivery? It is a solution that is intended to eliminate the traditional slowdowns in software development. The basic idea is to develop a system that will gradiently improve software by the delivery of working software elements at each stage. These elements can be tested and assembled into a complete application while taking needed improvements and requirement changes into account. And so, continuous delivery is an approach to software development that allows users to receive new features as quickly as possible.
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How DevOps improves cooperation and collaboration

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Bugwolf Team
May 2, 2016
DevOps has become an important concept in software development, software testing and deployment. The purpose of DevOps is to create a cross discipline community that can evolve and act in a coordinated and scalable way. Development engineers and operations work together in a cooperative way throughout the software development cycle, rather than each working in stand alone departments.
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