Matt Reid | Senior Software Developer

Matthew Reid is a Full Stack web developer, specialising in Java and the JVM, js and web frameworks. He has a passion for clean code, entrepreneurship, company culture and making the world a better place.

Using a standard relation database it is easy to update the value of a column with that of another using a simple update statement. This is not the case with mongodb, luckily you can perform a simple query to produce the same result. By looping through every matching element in...

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