Your Weekly Testing News - Issue 413

What role should testers play in the evolution of AI? Plus all the testing events for you to join, ways to contribute to the community and lots of helpful business posts. Read this week's newsletter.

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The conversation about AI is everywhere.

Testing folks have a part to play in the debate and the evolution of AI. Bill Matthews shared some thoughts on this topic back in 2016 and he created a tester's guide to testing AI applications. I'm keen to hear your thoughts about it (send me an email) or add to the conversations happening on all the various platforms out there. Why not post your thoughts about AI on The Club?

Diana has the following to share about TestBash Spring 2023 🌷. "We have a total of 250 folks attending 🎉. Our goal is to have 400 attendees, will you help us achieve that goal by sharing with your colleagues at work and in your networks?" Share and register on the TestBash Spring event page.

🎟️ Win a conference and workshop pass to SeleniumConf. Just answer this question before the 8th of March and you'll be in with a chance to win! 

Can you help with the following?

  1. How do you test everything during regression testing? Raghu needs your advice.
  2. Vitali would like to know how they can move from office work to freelance testing
  3. What does your naming convention for tests/checks look like?
  4. Diana asks: What challenges would you create at Selenium Conference?
  5. Mirza would like to get your thoughts on using BehavePro BDD test management tool.
  6. David is keen to get your take on Postman's recent changes to their Local Collection Runner.

Have a great week.

— Simon, CommunityBoss

P.S. Read Ioan's heartfelt poem: Testing Situations With A Smile 😃


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Simon is a CommunityBoss at Ministry of Testing and his pronouns are he/him. Currently learning to be a better community enabler, he has a passion for all things testing with a career in various testing roles since 2003. He particularly enjoys promoting and sharing the value of exploratory testing.

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