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MongoDB $weeklyUpdate #68 (May 6, 2022): Realm, Unity3D, & the GDELT Project

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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.


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Adding Realm as a Dependency to an iOS Framework

Diego Freniche
In this post, we’ll review how we can add RealmSwift as a dependency to our libraries, using two different methods: Xcode assistants and the Swift Package Manager.

Type Safety with Prisma & MongoDB

[Jesse Hall]
In this article, we'll take a look at how to use Prisma to connect to MongoDB.

Saving Data in Unity3D Using SQLite

Dominic Frei
Persisting data is an important part of most games. Unity offers only a limited set of solutions, which means we have to look around for other options as well.

How Prisma Introspects a Schema from a MongoDB Database

Jan Piotrowski
In this blog, you’ll learn about Prisma and how we interact with MongoDB, plus the next steps after having a schema.

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May 18 (Tel Aviv) - MongoDB @ AWS Summit Tel Aviv

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May 23-26 (Washington) - MongoDB @ AWS Public Sector Summit

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Know about GDELT Dataset from Founder himself

An Introduction To GDELT

Dr. Kalev Hannes Leetaru - One of Foreign Policy Magazine’s Top 100 Global Thinkers of 2013, Kalev is the founder of the GDELT Project talks about various Datasets useful for Hackathon Projects

100DaysOfCode Journey

100Days of Code is a fun project of forming a habit of coding. Some great progress by Henna Singh and Kushagra Kesav who are on their 89thDay/100 of code.

πŸŽ™ Last Word on the MongoDB Podcast

Latest Episode

Catch up on past episodes:
Ep. 109 - Prisma and MongoDB - Better Together

Ep. 108 - Exploring Postman with Arlemi Turpault

Ep. 107 - Introduction to WiredTiger with Dr. Michael Cahill

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

🌍 MongoDB DevRel around the Interwebz

Watch our team do their thang at various conferences, meetups, and podcasts around the world (virtually, for now). Also, find external articles and guest posts from our DevRel team here!

✨ DevRel in the Spotlight

Angie Byron Wins the Aaron Winborn Award!

The Aaron Winborn award is presented annually to an individual in the Drupal community who demonstrates personal integrity, kindness, and above-and-beyond commitment to the community.

This year's winner was MongoDB's Principal Community Manager, Angie Byron. CONGRATS!

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