Note: the RESTful API of MongoHQ unfortunately is not available anymore!
MongoDB (from "humongous") is an open-source document database, and the leading NoSQL database.
is a platform for MongoDB hosting on the web.
This App Inventor example project uses the MongoHQ API
The MongoHQ REST API allows you to create and interact with MongoDB databases created on the MongoHQ platform with an easy to use JSON API over HTTPS. Thank you Henk for being the sponsor of this tutorial!
You probably also might be interested in the App Inventor - CouchDB and App Inventor - Amazon SimpleDB interfaces.
To start using the MongoHQ REST API, you will need to do the following:
See the documentation how to work with databases.
See the documentation how to work with collections.
See the documentation how to work with documents.
I can help you: for one hour I charge 25 USD.
Please contact me at info [at] puravidaapps [dot] com for details!
For questions about App Inventor, please use the App Inventor forum. Thank you.
These are some further blocks used.
Tested successfully on Nexus 5 running Android 4.2.2.
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