Difference between a URL and a URI

Working as a web developer means it's good to know as much about how the internet works as possible. It also means you'll hear a lot of acronyms that aren't always used correctly. An example of some of the acronyms you'll hear are URIs and URLs. While they are used interchangeably, there are some subtle … Continue reading Difference between a URL and a URI

Viewing File Contents In Unix – Log Files

At some point in your career as a Software Tester or a System Admin, you'd be required to view log files. After all, they are there for one very important reason...to help you troubleshoot an issue. In fact, every seasoned tester will immediately tell you that the first thing to be done, when a problem … Continue reading Viewing File Contents In Unix – Log Files

Upgrade Your Technical Skills As A Tester

With current QA trends reflecting an increased emphasis on agile and DevOps, as a means to cope with accelerated product releases, it would seem that it has also become increasingly important for testers to become more “technical” and even at times “code savvy” in their teams and work. When I again (as in the original … Continue reading Upgrade Your Technical Skills As A Tester