Focus on QA: An Interview with Madalina Samoila

As part of our focus on QA, we have talked with Madalina Samoila, Lead QA Engineer at GAN.    What is your current role and responsibilities? Currently, I am a QA Lead at GAN. As we often see in QA, the role involves everything between managing a team of 6,…

Sage UK puts Inspired Testing to the test

Software testing firm Inspired Testing has been appointed the official testing partner for Sage UK, providing functional testing that ultimately gives accreditation to Sage ISVs (Independent Software Vendors). Sage ISVs are required to be accredited in order to be listed in the Sage Marketplace digital platform Lloyd Dignan, Director, Inspired…

Study finds financial services developers struggle to meet test targets

According to Diffblue’s new developer survey conducted by Vanson Bourne, the time developers spend writing unit tests costs companies an average of £14,843 per year, per developer. With an average of 43 developers employed at the large financial services companies included in this study, each organisation’s typical unit testing cost…

160,000 breaches reported in just a year and a half

Since the release of GDPR privacy regulation just a year and a half ago, there have been 160,000 data breaches reported to authorities. The General Data Protection Regulation law came in to protect people’s data and to make sure that firms were complying with keeping customers safe online. Those who…

Are Neobanks the future of FinTech?

Tandem is one of the many growing ‘Neobanks’ that is being set up to help people use money digitally, ultimately, being better with it. Difa Niculescu is the IT Director at Tandem Bank, a bank that is on a mission to modernise the technical architecture and infrastructure of banking.  He…

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Edge Academy awarded first ever software testing SQA Award certification

Edge Testing Solutions Ltd (Edge) has developed a unique customised award in software testing which is awarded by the Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA). The Edge customised award is delivered through its Academy training programme. The award offers candidates the opportunity to develop their understanding of the theory around software testing…

Two-thirds of top unis unprotected against phishing attacks

Students have been warned to be careful of potential phishing emails after some of the UK’s top universities failed to carry out adequate protection against cyber-attacks. Email security and software company, Proofpoint, discovered that of the UK’s top 20 universities, 65% of them had not published Domain Fraud Prevention (DMARC)…
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Tube users to be tracked through Wi-Fi

Users of London’s underground system will have their data and movements tracked through the Wi-Fi on their phones, starting this week. The decision to use data in this way is hoped to be a huge move forward in the way that the 156-year-old underground transport structure works. Instead of building…