Are there any myths of testing that are true?

Aine McGovern

Hi folks,

I recently asked the question "The most frustrating misconception about testers?" and got some great answers.  I was reminded that Vernon Richards gave a great talk "Myths and Legends of Software Testing".  In this talk, Vernon explored whether any of these myths & legends of software testing are true, false or somewhere in between and how testers can tackle them.  Worth a watch. 


- Áine, MarketingBoss



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