MongoDB $weeklyUpdate #63 (April 1, 2022): Realm, Twilio, & Debunking the Myth of Going Schemaless

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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 Megan Grant.


: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!

Realm Meetup - Easy Realm JWT Authentication with CosyncJWT


In this meetup, Richard Krueger, CEO Cosync, will focus on the benefits of JWT authentication and how to easily implement CosyncJWT within a Realm application.

Real-time Data Architectures with MongoDB Cloud Manager and Verizon 5G Edge


Robert Belson

In this article, learn how Verizon and MongoDB teamed up to deliver on this vision, a quick Getting Started guide to build your first MongoDB application at the edge, and advanced architectures for those proficient with MongoDB.

A Decisioning Framework for MongoDB $regex and $text vs Atlas Search


In this short post, we hope to give a bit of a head start to users looking to decide whether or not they want to refactor an existing application using $regex and $text, or move to Atlas Search and its $search aggregation stage.

Using LINQ to Query MongoDB in a .NET Core Application


In this tutorial, we’re going to look at a few LINQ queries, some as a replacement to simple queries using the MongoDB Query API and others as a replacement to more complicated aggregation pipelines.

:date: Official MongoDB Events & Community Events

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

Apr 6 (7am GMT | Paris/Virtual) - MongoDB.local Paris

Apr 7 (Virtual) - MongoDB @ Google Data Cloud Summit

Apr 20 (Virtual) - Google Startup Summit

Apr 20-21 (San Francisco) - MongoDB at AWS Summit San Francisco

Apr 25-26 (London) - MongoDB @ Kafka Summit London

Apr 27-28 (London) - MongoDB at AWS Summit London

:tv: MongoDB on Twitch & YouTube

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

Latest Stream

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:seedling: Trending Topics in the MongoDB Developer Community

Connecting to Atlas with PyMongo v4.0.2

What is the significance of “pri” in the connection string for a dedicated Atlas cluster?

Workarounds for Functions Which are Not Available in New mongosh

Discussion around some legacy mongo shell functions that are not available in the new MongoDB Shell (mongosh).

M220J: Access Sample Data Set Locally

Is the sample_mflix data used in the M220 MongoDB University courses available for download?

Realm Weekly Bytes #7: Mobile to MongoDB Atlas - BookLog Application

A basic Android application to show how Realm Relationships get synced to Atlas.


:studio_microphone: Last Word on the MongoDB Podcast

Latest Episode

Catch up on past episodes:

Ep. 102 - Changing the Game with MongoDB

Ep. 101 - Debunking the Myth of Going Schemaless

Ep. 100 - Twilio and MongoDB with Liz Moy

(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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