The Index #124 (July 14, 2023): Tel Aviv, Sao Paulo, and Vector Search

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Featured Post

How to Do Semantic Search in MongoDB Using Atlas Vector Search by Benjamin Flast


Have you ever been looking for something but don’t quite have the words? Do you remember some characteristics of a movie but can’t remember the name? Have you ever been trying to get another sweatshirt just like the one you had back in the day but don’t know how to search for it? Well then, vector search may be just what you’re looking for.

Other Shoutouts

Using Atlas Search from Java by @Erik_Hatcher

How to Deploy MongoDB Atlas with AWS CDK in TypeScript by @Zuhair_Ahmed and Andrea Angiolillo

Authentication for Your iOS Apps with Apple Sign-in and Atlas App Services by @Mar_Cabrera

:spiral_calendar: Mark Your Calendars

Every month, all across the globe, we organize, attend, speak at, and sponsor events, meetups, and shindigs to bring the DevRel community together. Here’s what we’ve got cooking:

India vMUG: July 14th 2023, 10:00pm – July 15th 2023, 1:30am, (GMT-07:00) Pacific Time
Aba MUG: July 15th 2023, 3:00am, (GMT-07:00) Pacific Time
Auckland MUG: July 18th 2023, 10:00pm – July 19th 2023, 12:30am, (GMT-07:00) Pacific Time
Nebraska.Code(): Jul 19, 2023 - Jul 21, 2023
vMUG EMEA: July 25th 2023, 2:00am – 4:00am, (GMT-07:00) Pacific Time

We’re very excited to announce that we’ve pushed the new Community home page live so we can highlight our members and activities more. Throughout the page, you’ll see that we give a pulse of what’s new and popular in our Forums, as well as previewing upcoming community events and featuring our MongoDB Champion spotlight. It’s a great starting point for anyone who wants to be involved in our Community.

Community Champion and MUG Leader @Leandro_Domingues, Community Enthusiast and MUG Leader @Rodrigo_Nascimento, and Community Enthusiast Dani Monterio hosted the Developer Community booth at .local Sao Paulo. They spoke to attendees about MongoDB User Groups and shared ideas about products and how attendees can contribute to our community.


We also had our MUG in Tel Aviv. Many thanks to our leaders and speakers, @Pavel_Duchovny and @Asya_Kamsky.

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