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How to build a Docker image ready to run Cypress tests

My team decided to build a Docker image that contained Cypress, dependencies and all our end-to-end (E2E) tests.

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Review: Digi.Me + UBDI

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Good idea. Terrible execution.

UBDI stands for Universal Basic Data Income, a word play on UBI. I heard about it in a TED talk from Jennifer Scott on “Why you should get paid for your data”. The concept was interesting:

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Cypress: PageObjects vs AppActions

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I use Selenium to write most of my automated checks, and the PageObjects pattern is a must. My current team is using Cypress and, to my surprise, this test framework recommends AppActions instead of PageObjects. So I decided to benchmark both patterns using the following criteria:

  • Can it abstract page selectors?
  • Can it abstract page actions?
  • Is it easy to write and maintain those abstractions?
  • Is it easy to write tests?
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10 reasons why GRIS is a 10/10 game

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Journey and Rime fans, this is for you

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Understanding HTTP Status Codes