Doing user testing in a risk free way (Re: gitter)

Richmond Mathewson richmondmathewson at
Sun Jul 30 23:12:05 CEST 2017

I don't believe there is anything that is "risk free".

HOWEVER, I am looking to set up programming classes throughout the year 
starting in October, at which point I should
have both:

1. Kids with NO programming experience whatsover.

2. Kids with experience in either Visual BASIC and/or C++.


On 7/30/17 11:56 pm, J. Landman Gay via use-livecode wrote:
> On 7/30/17 3:32 PM, Monte Goulding via use-livecode wrote:
>>> On 31 Jul 2017, at 5:09 am, J. Landman Gay via use-livecode 
>>> <use-livecode at> wrote:
>>> Do you need test subjects or do you need to observe them directly? I 
>>> have a neighbor who would be ideal. I was thinking I could watch him 
>>> (with my mouth firmly shut) and take notes on what happens.
>>> He's currently learning another language (javascript maybe, can't 
>>> remember) so he is computer literate but has zero experience with LC.
>> Jacque I think I can speak for the team on this that if ever anyone 
>> wants to observe someone’s first run with LiveCode and create bug 
>> reports about issues they encountered or things we could add to make 
>> the experience flow better then go right ahead. You could do this 
>> with the version of LiveCode you think is best at the time.
> I'm just wondering, should I wait for the A/B test sequences or just 
> throw a current version at him?

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