App disasters – example #1 2014

Ready to order a new car? Just grab your iPad – sit back, relax and launch the configurator…

Sounds good – but how do you feel when this happens right after you launch the app?

13 Reasons Why Developers Should Crowdtest Their Applications

With Google, Apple and Microsoft practically giving away their development tools for free, there is a growing developer base creating mobile Apps and responsive web sites for Android, iOS and Windows platforms. But, it’s easy to underestimate the costs of building and monetizing an App successfully. One way to save costs is to consider crowd testing. Some benefits of crowd testing are:

Mobile Technologies Heralding Innovations in Healthcare Industry

The increasing adoption and use of mobile technologies is disrupting the healthcare industry through innovative ways, channels and tools for cost-effective healthcare delivery, even in the remotest of places. A quick search for “health” on Apple iTunes store presents over 43,000 apps, demonstrating a high demand for such applications.

According to the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA), mobile...

Crowdtesting: Viele Augen sehen bekanntlich mehr

Viele Augen sehen bekanntlich mehr. Neu entwickelte Software von Online Communities testen zu lassen, kann Kosten sowie Zeit sparen und sogar die Qualität deutlich steigern. Wann macht Crowdtesting Sinn, welche Methoden gibt es und worauf müssen Unternehmen dabei ganz besonders achten?

Crowdtesting and the Future of Software QA

This article is a sampling from recent findings from massolution for a project on "crowdtesting" produced in conjunction with passbrains.

The case for Crowdsourced Software Testing or "crowdtesting" is pretty simple. The world of information technology is shifting from being driven by corporations to one that is driven by consumers, and consumers tend to demand more flexibility as they carry...