Hackathon Knowledge: Improve Your Developer Environment

Often overlooked but incredibly important to be able to code quickly and reliably is a good environment. What do I mean by a good environment? There are three main components »

Leaving MongoDB To Join Amazon

I'm excited and saddened to announce that I'm leaving MongoDB to take up a Developer Evangelist position at Amazon. I have loved working at MongoDB and being a part of »

Effective Development On A Mac

A lot of developers use Macs these days because it's the hot new thing. Unfortunately Macs are not the greatest development platform in the world out of the box. You »

JIRA Universal Plugin Manager API

Deploying JIRA plugins isn't the most enjoyable process. You're forced to go work through a UI that takes ~10 seconds to load a single page where you upload a .jar »