Motivation can be a funny thing. Sometimes you have it when you don’t have time for it. Other times it’s nowhere to be found when you are desperately seeking it. My motivation for blogging has waxed and waned other the last year, as probably is apparent by all…

I recently picked up Trevor Burnham’s CoffeeScript book. So far it’s a great introduction into CoffeeScript and also Node.js, two topics which I wanted to learn more about. I started running through the first examples to see them run. I downloaded the latest node.exe, and found…

Like most American’s, our family had cable TV, Comcast in our area. And it was good, just expensive. Having 2 TVs, HD service, and a DVR really adds up. Throw in the sports package to be able to watch NFL Network in the fall and we’re talking a…

== While most of this article still applies to the current version of the C# driver, I have written an updated version: Getting Started With MongoDB and C# Revisited== My main goals are to setup MongoDB for small scale applications that aren’t going to scale up to lots of users…

I’ve been reading up on MongoDB. I picked up MongoDB: The Definitive Guide. It’s not a bad reference to have. I’m actually surprised how thin it is, yet it answered just about every question I had. It covered everything I wanted to know in getting started with…