Month: Januar 2011


PAOLO heuristic for iPad

This heuristic can be used for all devices which makes use of orientation modes. Do you know PAOLO? He is a nice guy, as long as you don’t interfere with his expectations: (Update: Also have a look at his brother: PACO) Portrait, Audio, Objects , Landscape, Overlay Portrait: Does it support different display modes? How […]


Overview about Weekend Testing chapter and their timings

For me, who is always easy to confuse with “global” times, I need an overview in a sorted way. So I created this Excel table for myself and share it here; maybe it could be useful for others as well. The information are not complete yet, need some time to ask Ajay or Pradeep for […]


50th Weekend Testing session and „Pairing“

As one of my intentions for 2011, I want to restart with Weekend Testing. Summer 2010 was not a good time for being indoors at the weekend, so I stopped participating. I prefer the “Original” WT, which conveniently is around 9.30 AM local German time. Often I am just back from walking the dog and […]


QR Code – Blink heuristic

I was talking with a friend of mine after a little Selenium introduction session and we came to the topic of QR codes and how they use it in his company. Basically an encoded image is created, which allows you to download something. My friend pointed his HTC mobile with the “Barcoo” app to my […]


The “Imposing” Mentality

While I read and commented about Pradeeps latest post I recognised that my comment became very long and turned in another direction, so I decided to write the whole story here (I am sure, there are similar stories out there, but I will add my 2 cents anyway). A few years ago I was working […]