Monday, 27 November 2017

What is Agile Testing? The Books List

TLDR; A list of books that was shown in shaky cam on the What is Agile Testing video.

In the What is Agile Testing? video I used shaky cam to show a subset of books which help me understand Agile Testing.

In this post I list them such that they can be researched by the diligent reader.

Friday, 24 November 2017

The Evil Tester Show - Episode 003 - Black Friday Special

TLDR; I have always been fascinated with Confidence Men, Grifters, Tricksters. And all of that spills over into this Black Friday Special of The Evil Tester Show.

The third episode. It is available as audio and video covers Black Friday and what we can learn from Confidence Men and experts.

Friday, 17 November 2017

What is Agile Testing? The Evil Tester's Guide To Agile

TLDR; What is Agile Testing? Why… that would be testing in Agile projects and adapting to meet the needs of the team.

What is Agile Testing Video

I have started going through my “The Evil Tester’s (mini) Guide to Agile Testing” and answering the questions in a more indepth fashion, and the first is “What is Agile Testing?”

Thursday, 16 November 2017

The Evil Tester's (mini) Guide to Agile Testing

TLDR; Nine common questions about Agile Testing answered in an easy to download pdf brochure or slide deck.

Evil Tester's Guide To Agile Testing Cover

For Agile Tour London, I created a mini brochure called “The Evil Tester’s Guide to Agile Testing”. And now I have converted it into a slide deck for easier consumption and distribution. You can still find the original brochure as a pdf on

Friday, 10 November 2017

The Evil Tester Show - 002 Provocative Therapy and Quality Coaches (Software Testing Podcast)

TLDR; Provocative Therapy is a great study area. And Quality Coaches might not be the best cure for what ails your modern software development process.

The second episode. It is available as a audio and video covers Provocative Therapy and the Testers Role in Modern Software Development - also looking at the notion of Quality Coaches.

Thursday, 9 November 2017

A Treatise of Buggs

TLDR; A treatise on non-software bugs, written in 1730, but still with lessons to learn.

Written in 1730 by John Southall. Bug Prevention and Detection has been a problem throughout the ages.