Software testing news Apr 2022
Month end is near and so it is time for software testing news Apr 2022. Here we look at Elon Musk’s attempts to deliver a ‘robotaxi’. Then we focus on growth for the only digital social networking platform for software testers. Finally, we’ll then see how Stagecoach are launching an autonomous bus.
Tesla to expand self-driving software testing in 2022
This piece by Reuters was taken from Moneycontrol.com. In it, Elon Musk is quoted as promising a “dedicated robotaxi” to his subscribers. This is despite having missed previous targets to launch them.
Software testing & QA social network crosses 3000 members
This piece from Yahoo Finance is on Testing tech news (TTN) surpassing the 3,000 member mark.*
TTN is the only social networking platform dedicated to testing & QA professionals. Entrepreneur Niranjan Limbachiya established it as a place where testers can learn and prosper in their careers. TTN’s ultimate mission is to combine knowledge, experience, and human connections – the essential dots – to empower over 1 million software testing professionals.
Testing the UK’s first autonomous bus
Stagecoach will start the testing in Scotland this week with a view to passengers then being able to board in the summer. The buses can carry up to 36 people a distance of at least 14 miles. It is anticipated that a capacity of 10,000 passengers per week will be reached. The buses contain sensors that enable them to run on pre-selected roads without the need of a safety driver.
That is it for software testing news Apr 2022; did we miss anything important? Was our selection of testing updates off the mark? If you believe so then do let us know!
*13th June 2023 update: This page no longer exists