Testing Firm Finds That Some Workers With Autism Excel at Spotting Software Bugs

People with autism face a variety of obstacles in getting jobs, a factor that puts their rate of unemployment upward of 80 percent. But it turns out that some of the qualities that make it hard for those on the autism spectrum to find employment make them ideally suited for certain tech jobs, such as …

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NITDA urges standard in software testing

The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) has called for standard in software testing in the country. Its Southwest Zonal Director, Mr Olayinka Adejuiba, made this call during a workshop in Lagos. He said if there is standard for software testing, it would guide software developers on how to go about software testing, create jobs …

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Vector Software launches most comprehensive Ada software quality solution for marketplace

Vector Software, the world’s leading provider of innovative software solutions for embedded software quality, announced today the latest release of VectorCAST/Ada. VectorCAST/Ada is a dynamic software test solution that automates Ada unit, integration, and system testing, necessary for validating safety-critical embedded systems. This newest release of VectorCAST/Ada incorporates many new features and enhancements including: Stub …

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Testlio Receives $6.25 Million in Series A Funding

SAN FRANCISCO, April 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Testlio, the customer-focused mobile app testing company, today announced it has closed $6.25 million in Series A funding led by Silicon Valley-based Altos Ventures and Vertex Ventures. Testlio is a global testing service provider that helps development teams enhance their quality assurance function. They enable customers to focus on …

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Latest uTest and Platform Updates – 4/7/2016

Hello uTest Community! It’s been two weeks since our latest new features release, which means that its time for another rollout. This time around we’ve included a number of site improvements that should make navigating, commenting, mentioning, and applying on the site easier. Source: https://www.utest.com/articles/latest-utest-and-platform-updates—472016 As for specifics, let’s start out with an improvement that the …

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Nigeria introduces new framework to standardise software testing

A new framework constructed by the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) will oversee a countrywide standard for software testing in Nigeria. The announcement of the framework was made by NITDA at a workshop in Lagos that was held to discuss the standards for software testing in the country. Nigeria keen to monitor imported software …

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UK software firm Scott Logic announces SOFTWARE TESTER INTERNSHIP

SOFTWARE TESTER INTERNSHIP Enjoy a summer season being paid to sample a challenging and rewarding career in software with our internship. THE ROLE Scott Logic builds large-scale, bespoke, business-critical systems for some of the world’s most high-profile organisations. You can enjoy a summer season being paid to sample a challenging and rewarding career in software …

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