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RestKit for iOS by Taras Kalapun

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MongoHQ – a MongoDB in clouds

"Three DBAs walk into a NoSQL bar. A little while later they walk out because they couldn't find a table."

For our examples in this book, we will use a service in a cloud called MongoHQ. It's the most powerful platform for MongoDB hosting. Apart from providing one of the best MongoDB hosting solutions, they recently released a beta REST API for accessing their services. This is quite interesting for using in mobile clients, as accessing directly a MongoDB server is not the easiest of tasks.

Note

MongoDB (from "humongous") is an open source document database and the leading NoSQL database.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MongoDB

MongoDB's main difference from "classical" relational databases is that instead of storing data ...

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