Firebase News #2 🔥

The most interesting Google Firebase news

Welcome to the second Firebase newsletter!

But did you hear about the Flame?

You might have heard that the Firebase “Flame” $25/month plan has gone bye-bye. Now only two plans remain: “Spark” Free and “Blaze” pay-as-you-go. On Reddit there is an interesting discussion about why the plan was removed.

How to store Firebase data cheaper?

Firebase costs are a real issue, so managing your read/writes is vital (unless you have a lot of money to throw away…and if so give me a ring).

Build an Evernote clone with React and Firebase (video)

It is always useful to learn by building a real use-case, and something you might actually want to use.

How to build an Email Authentication app with Firebase, Firestore and React Native

Authentication is my top reason for using Firebase. Here is a guide for React Native authentication that can also be applied to Web.

AutoML Vision with Firebase

The Firebase team introduced AutoML Vision, and it is amazing. AutoML “can be trained to distinguish between the name of dishes, identify the type of object like cricket bat, baseball etc.”.

Fluttergram: Flutter & Firestore

A fun little app built with Flutter and Firestore.

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