MongoDB $weeklyUpdate #30 (July 20, 2021): Latest MongoDB Tutorials, Events, Podcasts, & Streams!

:wave: Hi everyone!

Welcome to MongoDB $weeklyUpdate!

Here, you’ll find the latest developer tutorials, upcoming official MongoDB events, and get a heads up on our latest Twitch streams and podcast, curated by Adrienne Tacke.


MongoDB Community Day is tomorrow!

Join us July 21st (tomorrow!) for our 8-hour, community-powered livestream! Together with the DevRel team, MongoDB Community members will share their latest projects and MongoDB best practices. We’ll also have trivia, swag giveaways, and a few breaks to get cooking with some MongoDB employees! Check out the full agenda here.

It starts at 12pm ET and we’ll stream until 8pm EDT. Can’t wait to see you there! Don’t forget to set those YouTube reminders so you don’t miss out!

:mortar_board: Freshest Tutorials on DevHub

Want to find the latest MongoDB tutorials and articles created for developers, by developers? Look no further than our DevHub!

Influence Search Result Ranking with Function Scores in Atlas Search

Nic Raboy

When it comes to natural language searching, it’s useful to know how the order of the results for a query were determined. Learn how with Function Scores!

A Preview of Realm Flexible Sync

Ian Ward

We’ve been hard at work building the next iteration of Realm Sync, which we’re calling Realm Flexible Sync.

MongoDB’s New Time Series Collections

Mark Smith, Michael Gargiulo

Learn all about MongoDB’s new time series collection type!

MongoDB Atlas Serverless Instances: Quick Start

Jesse Hall

MongoDB Atlas serverless instances are now available in preview!

:date: Official MongoDB Events

Attend an official MongoDB event near you (virtual for now)! Chat with MongoDB experts, learn something new, meet other developers, and win some swag!

July 22 (10:30 am GMT | Global) - Android Realm Code Jam Session with Kotlin

July 23 (11:00 am GMT | Nairobi, Kenya) - MongoDB Community Mini Workshop in Kisumu

July 29 (11:00 am in GMT | Nairobi, Kenya) - MongoDB Community Mini Workshop in Eldoret

:tv: MongoDB on Twitch

We stream tech tutorials, live coding, and talk to members of our community every Friday. Sometimes, we even stream twice a week! Be sure to follow us on Twitch to be notified of every stream!

Latest Stream

Upcoming Streams

July 21 - Intro to MongoDB for Developers - June 2021 Edition

:popcorn: Follow us on Twitch so you never miss a stream!

:studio_microphone: Last Word on the MongoDB Podcast

Latest Episode

Catch up on past episodes:

Ep. 66 - The Road to Atlas #4 - The Road Ahead with Cailin Nelson, and Sahir Azam

Ep. 65 - The Road to Atlas #3 - Going Mobile with Alexander Stigsen

Ep. 64 - The Road to Atlas #2 - Zero to DBaaS with Cailin Nelson, Cory Mintz and Andrew Davidson

(Not listening on Spotify? We got you! We’re most likely on your favorite podcast network, including Apple Podcasts, PlayerFM, Podtail, and Listen Notes :blush:)

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