Trending in Testing

Mobile SauceBot

10 Mobile App Testing Trends for 2023

See upcoming trends to plan your mobile app testing strategy for 2023

Posted Dec 19th, 2022

by Michael Donovan, Ashwini Sathe

Automated and live testing

10 Trends in DevOps, Automated Testing and More for 2023

Our experts consulted their crystal balls to share their predictions for the trends in DevOps, …

Posted Dec 15th, 2022

by David Moeller

Mobile SauceBot

Mobile App Development Trends to Look For in 2023

Mobile app downloads are predicted to [reach over 235 …

Posted Dec 7th, 2022

by Ashwini Sathe, Marcus Merrell

Accelerate Mobile Beta Testing

How to Resolve Mobile App Test Failures and Errors Faster

Learn how using a real device cloud can help resolve mobile app test errors and help teams …

Posted Dec 6th, 2022

by Kristian DeVito

WebdriverIO v8 Release

Learn about what's new in WebdriverIO v8.

Posted Dec 1st, 2022

by  Christian Bromann

Hand holding credit card in front of laptop screen displaying an eCommerce website

Black Friday: Retail Holiday or Developers’ Nightmare?

For developers and QA engineers, Black Friday and Cyber Monday are a game of watching how much …

Posted Nov 23rd, 2022

by Gabe Kaufman

Woman with Back to us at desk

10 Reasons Your Team Needs to Budget for Automated Testing

Posted Nov 21st, 2022

by Mike Mackrory

Image > Taylor Swift Venn Diagram

All the 9s in the World Won’t Save You from Taylor Swift

Taylor Swift's Eras Tour broke records, hearts, and the Internet itself. Even if you're not a …

Posted Nov 18th, 2022

by Marcus Merrell

selenium framework

A Brief History of the Selenium Testing Framework

Ever wonder where Selenium (the testing framework, not the mineral) came from? Here’s a short …

Posted Nov 18th, 2022

by Marcus Merrell

Top 5 iOS App Testing Frameworks

Learn about the top test automation frameworks for testing iOS apps, including the benefits and …

Posted Oct 28th, 2022

by Sauce Labs


Top 5 JavaScript Test Automation Frameworks in 2022

Chris Tozzi reviews the most popular JavaScript test automation frameworks and presents several …

Posted Oct 13th, 2022

by Chris Tozzi


Why a Real Device Testing Cloud is Good for Business

Maintaining physical devices can be costly, risky, and unsustainable in a way that negatively …

Posted Sep 1st, 2022

by Sauce Labs

Image > API Stressed Out DevBot 400x250

A Brief History of Disastrous Game Launches – and How to Keep Your Title Off This List

This summer marks the 40th anniversary of one of the most beloved American films of all time, E.T.: …

Posted Jul 12th, 2022

by Sauce Labs

How much contract testing vs. E2E functional testing will help you accelerate releases without reducing quality or raising QA costs?

Accelerating Releases with Quality: Contract Testing vs. E2E Functional Testing

Good API testing should give developers confidence that services will run and perform as expected …

Posted Jul 8th, 2022

by Gabe Kaufman

Saucebot with Phone and Books

Achieve Quality at Speed by Integrating Test Tools and Signals across Pre-production and Production

Posted May 25th, 2022

by Ashwini Sathe

Sauce Labs community

Bad Press, Litigation and Exclusion: Why Inclusive Design Must Be Accessible

Posted May 19th, 2022

by Marcus Merrell

Mobile Development

What is a DevOps Test Toolchain and Why it Matters for Your Mobile App Development

The digital experience is now primary to our everyday lives. Our recent consumer report, Every …

Posted May 5th, 2022

by Ashwini Sathe, Michael Donovan


API Test Automation for Open Banking and PSD2 Compliance

Open banking is a natural evolution in the API economy. By laying the foundation for web platform …

Posted Mar 31st, 2022

by Sauce Labs

Image > API Blackbox Testing 400x250

Supplement API Security Testing with Functional API Testing and Integration Testing

The OWASP API Security Top 10 identifies the top API vulnerabilities that pose the greatest risk to …

Posted Mar 30th, 2022

by Sauce Labs

Image > API testing - Smart@2x

Understand API Load Testing vs. API Performance Monitoring

With over a billion more mobile devices projected to become connected over the next year, it’s …

Posted Mar 17th, 2022

by Sauce Labs

AI-based Low-Code Salesforce Testing from Sauce Labs

Low code vs. No Code Testing Explained: Similarities and Differences

No code and low code test automation are becoming widely adopted and will help address the evolving …

Posted Mar 16th, 2022

by Sahr Saffa

Advanced debugging tools for cross-browser testing

Test Your Website Now Against Versions 100 of Chrome and Firefox

Chrome, Firefox, and Edge browsers are quickly approaching 100 – version 100, that is. Chrome hits …

Posted Mar 8th, 2022

by Sauce Labs

Sauce Performance

Everything You Want to Know About Performance Testing

Just because your app or site works great in the lab doesn’t mean it will perform that way for …

Posted Mar 8th, 2022

by Sauce Labs

Visual Testing

How to Find Root Cause Analysis in Your Visual Regressions with Hybrid Diff Benefits

The testing landscape has changed over time to include automated and [functional …

Posted Mar 4th, 2022

by  Abigail Kurtzman

Cross-browser testing

Beyond Waterfall and Agile: DevOps the Next Frontier

Software development is constantly evolving, from technologies to best practices to methodologies. …

Posted Mar 2nd, 2022

by Sauce Labs

Automated testing with Sauce Labs

Automated Testing: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

Any software application must work properly, generate the right results, satisfy stakeholders, and …

Posted Feb 23rd, 2022

by Sauce Labs

Small teams

What Is Low-code Test Automation?

It’s hard to overstate how challenging software development is today. The market for web and mobile …

Posted Feb 7th, 2022

by Sahr Saffa

Private cloud 3@2x

Quality is Everyone’s Responsibility

My grandmother used to say, ‘There’s more than one way to bake a cake.’ It’s a softer version of …

Posted Jan 13th, 2022

by Marcus Merrell

Image > Cloud-based API Testing with Sauce Connect Proxy@2x

Testing Does not Stop After Code is Pushed into Production

Your mileage may vary on Ryan Gosling films. I happen to be a fan, and I always chuckle during the …

Posted Jan 4th, 2022

by Marcus Merrell

Image > Auto Generate Functional API Tests@2x

100% Test Automation is Not a Good Goal

If you have ever seen the 1976 movie ‘All the President’s Men’ you may remember the phrase “follow …

Posted Dec 21st, 2021

by Marcus Merrell


Testers Should Absolutely Be Part of the Scrum Teams

As a pragmatist, one thing that bothers me in movies is when characters withhold critical …

Posted Dec 14th, 2021

by Marcus Merrell

Image > Debug APIs Fast with Detailed Reporting@2x

Failed Tests Can Be a Good Thing, as Long as You're Not Tolerating Too Many of Them

“Why do we fall?” This is a question directed at a young Bruce Wayne by the lovable butler Alfred …

Posted Dec 7th, 2021

by Marcus Merrell

Coding Bot

Testing APIs is Every Bit Important as Testing the UI

What we’ve covered so far in this series has largely involved the importance of keeping the user …

Posted Nov 30th, 2021

by Marcus Merrell

Asset > Selenium 4 Logo Badge

Selenium is a Terrific Automation Framework, but it’s Not a Strategy

Here at Sauce Labs, we love Selenium. It was created by our co-founder Jason Huggins, so it will …

Posted Nov 23rd, 2021

by Marcus Merrell

Marcus Merrell

Test Automation Should Not Be Used to Replace Humans

This week, we discuss the different circumstances that do and do not call for test automation. …

Posted Nov 16th, 2021

by Marcus Merrell

Marcus Merrell

10 Things Testers Wish CIOs & CTOs Knew About Testing: The Goal of Testing is Risk Mitigation, Not Perfect Software

In my 18 years of working in quality engineering and the testing community, I’ve developed some …

Posted Nov 9th, 2021

by Marcus Merrell

AI-based Low-Code Salesforce Testing from Sauce Labs

3 Challenges to Overcome When Implementing Low-Code Development

The demand for low-code development is rapidly increasing. However, low-code is not a silver bullet …

Posted Aug 4th, 2021

by Sahr Saffa

Deque Systems and Sauce Labs are working together to allow customers to easily integrate accessibility testing into their quality processes, giving both testers and developers increased awareness and visibility into accessibility signals at every level of the software development process.

The Importance of Accessibility

The partnership between Deque and Sauce Labs enables Sauce customers to easily integrate …

Posted Jul 20th, 2021

by Marcus Merrell


Why You Should Be Testing in Production

Testing in production means that new code changes are tested on live user traffic. Find out why …

Posted Jul 7th, 2021

by Larry Loeb

Cypress logo

Comparing the Selenium and Cypress Testing Frameworks

Author Chris Tozzi reviews the Selenium and Cypress test frameworks and provides tips for why you …

Posted Apr 8th, 2021

by Chris Tozzi

Kate Green Photo

Women in Testing: Kate Green

In honor of Women’s History Month, we’re highlighting the contributions and expertise of the many …

Posted Mar 29th, 2021

by Rebecca Cramer

Retail and e-commerce

Maximizing the Value of Testing in Retail and e-Commerce

Creating flawless digital experiences for customers is not an option for retail and e-commerce …

Posted Mar 23rd, 2021

by Marcus Merrell


Speed Up JavaScript Test Automation on the Sauce Cloud

Learn how Sauce Labs seamlessly integrates Cypress, Playwright and TestCafe tests to run at scale …

Posted Feb 18th, 2021

by Nancy Zenger

SL Selenium 4 blog img v1

What's Coming in Selenium 4: The New Selenium Grid

In the fourth and final post in his series, Simon Stewart continues talking about what's coming in …

Posted Jan 21st, 2021

by Simon Stewart

Switching from Selenium to Cypress, TestCafe or Playwright?

DevOps transformation is accelerating, and we’re seeing more and more organizations adopting native …

Posted Jan 20th, 2021

by Nancy Zenger

SL Selenium 4 blog img v1

New Tricks in Selenium 4

In the third post in his series, Simon Stewart continues talking about what's coming in Selenium 4 …

Posted Nov 16th, 2020

by Simon Stewart

SL Selenium 4 blog img v1

What’s Coming in Selenium 4: Why The Major Version Bump?

In the second post in this series, Simon Stewart continues talking about what's coming in Selenium …

Posted Oct 20th, 2020

by Simon Stewart

SL Selenium 4 blog img v1

What’s Coming in Selenium 4: How Can I Contribute?

In this new blog series all about the upcoming release of Selenium 4, Simon Stewart will cover how …

Posted Oct 6th, 2020

by Simon Stewart

Open Source Program Office

Introducing The Open Source Program Office

Posted Aug 21st, 2020

by Diego Molina

Multiple screens of code

Do Low-Code Testing Solutions Offer Promise?

Posted Aug 18th, 2020

by Darryl Jenkins

Retail and e-commerce

Continuous Testing in the Retail Industry

Posted Aug 4th, 2020

by Abigail Kurtzman

Cyber security image

What Security Means for Web and Mobile Application Testing

Posted Jul 23rd, 2020

by Zev Brodsky

Multiple screens of code

test.allTheThings() with Cypress and TestCafe

We have expanded support for two more “developer-focused” testing frameworks: Cypress and TestCafe. …

Posted Jul 16th, 2020

by Alissa Lydon

Jane MacNeil

Meet the Experts: Jane MacNeil

Posted Jun 30th, 2020

by Rebecca Cramer

Man working at a table

Creating Digital Confidence with Data

Posted Jun 9th, 2020

by Alissa Lydon

Titus Fortner

Meet the Experts: Titus Fortner

Posted Jun 2nd, 2020

by Rebecca Cramer

Sauce Labs Offers Software Testing to COVID-19 Innovators

Posted Apr 30th, 2020

by Rebecca Cramer

Sauce Bot at Sauce Labs

The Time Is Now for Digital Confidence

Posted Mar 25th, 2020

by Alissa Lydon

Sauce Labs open office space

Is BDD Automation Actually Killing Your Project?

Posted Jan 8th, 2020

by Nikolay Advolodkin

Sauce Labs meeting room

What Is Automated Visual Regression Testing?

Posted Dec 10th, 2019

by Twain Taylor

person working at a desk in Sauce Labs

How AI Is Changing Test Automation

Posted Oct 14th, 2019

by Swaathi Kakarla

image of the new iPhone 11

Are You Ready For Testing on iPhone 11 and iOS 13?

Posted Sep 20th, 2019

by Heather Wellington

man at desk at sauce labs

4 New Technologies That Are Changing Software Testing

Posted Sep 10th, 2019

by Twain Taylor


What’s the Next Big Thing in Software Testing? Test Generation!

Posted Jul 23rd, 2019

by Greg Sypolt

Speaker Bill McGee

How Verizon Media Achieved Continuous Delivery and Continuous Testing at Scale

Posted Jun 20th, 2019

by Alissa Lydon

Sauce bot working hard

What Does Kubernetes Mean for Software Testing?

Posted Jun 18th, 2019

by Theo Despoudis

Sauce Labs developer with laptop

What DevOps Engineers Should Know About Automated Software Testing

Posted Jun 13th, 2019

by Scott Fitzpatrick

Tech Talk: The Mobile Test Pyramid

Posted Mar 26th, 2019

by Kimberly Falk

The State of Continuous Testing in DevOps

Posted Mar 13th, 2019

by Scott Fitzpatrick

Using AI/ML and Production Data to Improve Software Testing

Posted Feb 14th, 2019

by Greg Sypolt

Future Advances in Mobile Hardware — and What They Mean for Mobile Testing

Posted Jan 15th, 2019

by Twain Taylor

The What and Why of Headless Testing for Kubernetes

Posted Dec 4th, 2018

by Twain Taylor

The What and Why of Testing in Production

Posted Oct 16th, 2018

by Scott Fitzpatrick

The State of IoT Testing

Posted Sep 25th, 2018

by Twain Taylor

The Growing Importance of Test Automation Skills in DevOps

Posted Jul 19th, 2018

by Scott Fitzpatrick

Benefits of Cloud-Based Testing: It's About More than Speed

Posted Jun 21st, 2018

by Chris Tozzi

Biometric Data Challenges in Mobile Software Testing

Posted Apr 3rd, 2018

by Chris Tozzi

Shift-Left Continuous Testing: Eliminating Risk Through Agile Testing Practices

Posted Feb 20th, 2018

by Scott Fitzpatrick

The Return of the Browser Wars? Firefox Quantum vs. Chrome

Posted Jan 31st, 2018

by Scott Fitzpatrick

The Challenges and Benefits of Model-Based Testing

Posted Jan 17th, 2018

by Greg Sypolt

Cultural Changes to Enable Better Testing and Automation

Posted Nov 22nd, 2017

by Twain Taylor

The Testing Buffet: Or, Why You Need Multiple Testing Framework Options

Posted Oct 25th, 2017

by Chris Tozzi

The Top 5 Android UI Frameworks for Automated Testing

Posted Sep 13th, 2017

by Nadia Minaev

Foxdriver: A Node.js Remote Debugging Client

Posted Sep 11th, 2017

by Christian Bromann

AI Test Automation: The AI Test Bots Are Coming

Posted Aug 22nd, 2017

by Greg Sypolt

Testing in Continuous Delivery: Shift Left

Posted Jul 19th, 2017

by Łukasz Rosłonek

Automation Program Management, Product Owners, and Why You Need Them

Posted Jul 14th, 2017

by Ashley Hunsberger

JIRA Cloud And BambooHR Integration

Posted Jul 5th, 2017

by Gavin Mogan

Why Automated Testing is Critical to Your Mobile Applications

Posted Jun 26th, 2017

by Mike Mackrory

Achieving Continuous Integration (CI) Excellence through Test Automation

Posted Jun 14th, 2017

by Greg Sypolt

Things Robotium Can Do that Selendroid Can’t

Posted May 16th, 2017

by Nadia Minaev

Manual Testing on Mobile Devices

Posted Apr 18th, 2017

by Brena Monteiro

New! Appium Desktop

Posted Mar 13th, 2017

by Jonathan Lipps

Mobile Apps and Continuous Delivery

Posted Mar 9th, 2017

by Chris Tozzi

New Relic Synthetics Monitoring Using Selenium

Posted Feb 28th, 2017

by Greg Sypolt

Mock Frameworks vs. Microsoft Fakes

Posted Feb 21st, 2017

by Michael Churchman

Polymer Web Component Unit Testing

Posted Feb 14th, 2017

by Greg Sypolt

Ten Reasons to Move to Cloud-based Testing

There are real advantages to moving your dev/test efforts to the cloud, regardless of your …

Posted Feb 7th, 2017

by Eric Bruno

Using Test-Kitchen for Local Testing

Posted Jan 24th, 2017

by Greg Sypolt

Functional Testing And The IoT

Posted Dec 9th, 2016

by Greg Sypolt