Victoria quizzes Marty in the “Pokemon or Big Data” game, then they talk about Yahoo, the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, and QA: is manual QA obsolete or still worthwhile?
What Victoria’s up to
- Got back from Thanksgiving (… we recorded this part two weeks ago!)
- Ate chicken and proud!
- Was working on article for NTRSCTN, now published: Why guys in tech bruch of complaints of sexism and racism–and how they can do better
What Marty’s up to
- Also got back from Thanksgiving and on the home stretch for end of fall quarter!
- Thumbs-down on Black Friday, Cyber Monday, and chicken
Pokemon or Big Data?
- Mark Zuckerberg pledges to give 99% ($45B) of his Facebook stock to charity in his lifetime
- Yahoo to discuss selling off their Internet business
Discussion: QA and Automated Testing
- Medium article: Is QA Dead?
- Victoria on unit tests: “You should be able to write your test entirely faster than it would take for you to manually verify something”
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