Top QA Events in 2021: Quarter 4 Ultimate Guide

Top QA Events in 2021The Ultimate Guide by QAwerkQuarter 4: October, November, December Calling all testers and QA enthusiasts! We are glad to present our chock-full list of the top QA events to enrich your professional development in the upcoming three months. Suppose you are looking for ways to...

Unicorn Tech Companies in 2021: How are They Coping?

The year 2020 has been rough on unicorn companies around the world. From the pandemic to the eventual economic recession, businesses have struggled to cope with these challenges. Although some unicorns like Quibi and Stay Alfred shut down completely, others have managed to scale through the...

Popular Bugs in Mobile Apps: Bug Crawl Stats

We’ve come to a point when it’s time to look back and evaluate the results of our Bug Crawl initiative. With almost 200 apps tested for free, we can make some evidence-based conclusions and hopefully save thousands of mobile developers and QA engineers from repeating the same mistakes. If we...

Top QA Events in 2021: Quarter 3 Ultimate Guide

Top QA Events in 2021The Ultimate Guide by QAwerkQuarter 3: July, August, September It looks like the pandemic situation is gradually getting better, but mass gatherings and events still face hard times. However, this doesn’t mean that the third quarter of the year 2021 will be boring for QA...

Top QA Events in 2021: Quarter 2 Ultimate Guide

Top QA Events in 2021The Ultimate Guide by QAwerk: Part II Raise your hand if it seems that every second IT article includes pestering remarks on the pandemic and its effect on the field. At the risk of disappointing our readers, this one is no exception. Trivial as it is, in this day and age,...

QAwerk’s effort in the launch of Unfold for Brands

The story behind our cooperation with Unfold started about two years ago with QAwerk’s bug crawl report. What first seemed as a one-time deal grew into a long-lasting partnership that resulted in mutual success and a great exit: in fall 2019, Unfold was acquired by Squarespace, a leader among...

QA in Software Development: Role and Importance

High quality. These are the ultimate “holy grail” words in any business niche, project life-cycle, service implementation, etc. It’s easy to save on a “small” thing or two – the long-standing results of such “cost-effectiveness”, however, are truly nasty in 9 out of 10 cases....

GDPR: Design Tools Compliance Comparison

Discussions about GDPR have not subsided to this day. What is it? Who’s in? What to do? We answered these and other questions in our previous post. Also, you can find a GDPR compliance checklist there to make sure your website or other online presence meets the not-so-new rules of personal data...

Agile Testing Process – Principles, Methods & Advantages

If you are a developer or a tester, the word agile is nothing new to you. But if you are new in it and wonder what agile testing is and what it means in practice, you won’t have any questions left after reading this article. What is Agile Testing? Agile testing is an inseparable part...

Crowdsourcing vs Outsourcing: A Testing Battle

Don’t you hate it when the app you’ve downloaded doesn’t work correctly? It crashes randomly, buttons don’t work, information is not updated when it is supposed to? You don’t want that. Neither do your customers. They want a flawless product that works fast and without errors. But no...