The Firebase Blog

Paul Ramsey
Apr 10, 2015

Build Realtime Firebase Maps with CartoDB

With CartoDB, you can begin visualizing millions of historical traces. Combining Firebase for object tracking and CartoDB for visualization and analytics provides a rich solution for diverse kinds of geospatial problems.

Sara Robinson
Mar 20, 2015

Fireside Chat With Testlio

In this Fireside Chat, Kristel from Testlio explains how they're using Firebase to add realtime features to their QA testing software.

Tim Gossett
Mar 17, 2015

Collaborative Apps with Go at Citrix

Tim Gossett and his colleague Steven Berlanga are Backend Developers for the Real-Time Platform Group at Citrix. They build services to enable collaborative web and mobile apps, and built three open source projects with Firebase and Go.

Sara Robinson
Mar 13, 2015

[Video] Ember CLI + Firebase in 9 Minutes

If you're new to Ember or the Ember CLI, this video will walk you through Ember's core concepts and the basics of developing with the CLI. In 9 minutes you'll learn how to build a chat application that uses EmberFire to persist data.

Steren Giannini
Mar 11, 2015

[Cross Platform Demo] Cloud Cup

A few weeks ago we had an internal hackathon at Google, and my team took the opportunity to give Firebase a try. We built a multiplayer game where players use Android phones to control a web app on a big screen.

Tim Stirrat
Mar 09, 2015

New Features in EmberFire

Today we're releasing some exciting new features in EmberFire, our official bindings for EmberJS.

Mike McDonald
Mar 06, 2015

Firebase + Tessel 2 = Awesome

Tessel just announced the new Tessel 2, a more powerful and less expensive version of their Javascript IoT platform, so we immediately tested it out with Firebase.

Matt Tse
Mar 05, 2015

Private Backups for Firebase Data

Private backups is an advanced feature for customers on our Bonfire plan or above that regularly extracts Firebase data directly from Firebase servers and uploads it into a customer's Google Cloud Storage or Amazon S3 bucket.

David East
Mar 05, 2015

Introducing AngularFire 1.0

Today we’re excited to introduce version 1.0 of AngularFire. This new release focuses on enhancing two characteristics of AngularFire: stability and simplicity.

Sara Robinson
Feb 13, 2015

Fireside Chat with Nau App

In this Fireside Chat, the CTO of Nau explains how they're using Firebase to build a cross-platform app for meeting people around you.

All Blog Articles

Apr 10, 2015
Build Realtime Firebase Maps with CartoDB
Mar 20, 2015
Fireside Chat With Testlio
Mar 17, 2015
Collaborative Apps with Go at Citrix
Mar 13, 2015
[Video] Ember CLI + Firebase in 9 Minutes
Mar 11, 2015
[Cross Platform Demo] Cloud Cup
Mar 09, 2015
New Features in EmberFire
Mar 06, 2015
Firebase + Tessel 2 = Awesome
Mar 05, 2015
Private Backups for Firebase Data
Mar 05, 2015
Introducing AngularFire 1.0
Feb 13, 2015
Fireside Chat with Nau App
Feb 11, 2015
The 2^120 Ways to Ensure Unique Identifiers
Jan 23, 2015
A Video Walkthrough of Swift Fundamentals
Jan 21, 2015
Fireside Chat with TalkToUsers
Dec 30, 2014
2014 in Review: Google, Queries, and more!
Dec 17, 2014
Moment: Anonymous Chat With Firebase
Dec 12, 2014
Building Reviewable With Firebase
Dec 08, 2014
Fireside Chat with SurveyLegend
Dec 05, 2014
[Cross Platform Demo] Inetech Office Mover 5000
Nov 17, 2014
Tips & Tricks for Firebase Hosting
Nov 05, 2014
[Video] Firebase at GCP Live
Nov 04, 2014
Firebase: Now with more querying!
Oct 21, 2014
Firebase is Joining Google!
Oct 15, 2014
Fireside Chat with Octopart
Oct 13, 2014
Firebase on the Road
Oct 09, 2014
Firebase in the Fall Hackathon Circuit
Oct 07, 2014
Hacker News now has an API. It's Firebase
Oct 03, 2014
Major Updates to Firebase User Authentication
Sep 30, 2014
Vulcan: Inspect your database in your browser
Sep 25, 2014
Firepad & Firechat Reach 1.0
Sep 22, 2014
Realtime Internet of Things Development with Firebase
Sep 10, 2014
Firebase at neoHack14
Aug 26, 2014
GeoFire Goes Mobile
Aug 21, 2014
The Blaze Security Language
Aug 12, 2014
Switching to Firebase
Aug 06, 2014
Hackathons Are Awesome, Y Combinator Agrees
Jul 30, 2014
Introducing AngularFire 0.8
Jul 29, 2014
Designing Developer Documentation
Jul 25, 2014
Using Firebase Simple Login with Ionic and PhoneGap
Jul 11, 2014
One Million
Jul 01, 2014
Fireside Chat with Pathwright
Jun 23, 2014
GeoFire 2.0
Jun 05, 2014
Firebase Integration with Enterprises through Auth0
May 28, 2014
Fireside Chat with Cy from Crowdsound
May 21, 2014
Fireside Chat with Venkat from SVYFT
May 13, 2014
Introducing Firebase Hosting
May 06, 2014
Handling Synchronized Arrays with Real-Time Firebase Data
May 01, 2014
Using Firebase with ReactJS
Apr 28, 2014
Best Practices: Arrays in Firebase
Apr 22, 2014
Our New Home
Apr 16, 2014
Winners Use Firebase at HackIllinois
Apr 12, 2014
Firebase Turns Two Today!
Apr 08, 2014
OpenSSL Security Update
Apr 04, 2014
Fireside Chat with Ben Drucker from Valet.io
Apr 02, 2014
Fireside Chat with Kabriel Robichaux from Flawk
Mar 28, 2014
Firebase at EmberConf 2014
Mar 24, 2014
Announcing Streaming for the Firebase REST API
Mar 21, 2014
Announcing New Bindings for EmberJS
Mar 13, 2014
Fireside Chat: Union Test Prep
Feb 19, 2014
Announcing Thinkster's AngularJS + Firebase Tutorial
Feb 04, 2014
Firesafe: Add Complex Security Logic to Your Firebase App
Jan 21, 2014
Firebase at ng-conf 2014
Jan 14, 2014
Follow Firebase at the First Ever AngularJS Conference: ng-conf!
Jan 02, 2014
Queries, Part 2: Advanced Searches with Firebase, made Plug-and-Play Simple
Dec 31, 2013
Happy New Year from Firebase
Dec 19, 2013
Wearing Firebase on Your Wrist: Firebase & Electric Imp Team Up to Hack Hardware
Dec 16, 2013
Building an Ember.js App With Firebase
Dec 12, 2013
Firebase + Famo.us is the Future of App Development
Dec 10, 2013
Talkboard by Citrix: Collaborative Drawing with Firebase
Dec 03, 2013
Fireside Chat with Nitrous.IO
Nov 27, 2013
Fireside Chat: Aaron Wenger from Survata
Nov 25, 2013
Connect Firebase to 120+ API services with Zapier
Nov 21, 2013
Firebase Users Around the World
Nov 11, 2013
Adding Real-time Features to Videopixie
Nov 07, 2013
Firebase at Realtime Conf 2013
Nov 05, 2013
Fireside Chat: Richard McDaniel from Bitlab
Oct 25, 2013
BTCQuote: A Real-Time Bitcoin Price Ticker
Oct 22, 2013
Announcing Firebase Bindings for EmberJS
Oct 21, 2013
Build, Break, Fix, Repeat: The HackMIT Report
Oct 04, 2013
Three-Way Data Binding with Firebase and Angular
Oct 01, 2013
Queries, Part 1: Common SQL Queries Converted for Firebase
Sep 25, 2013
GeoFire: Location Queries for Fun and Profit
Aug 23, 2013
Firebase is Your Product's API
Aug 15, 2013
Firebase Leaves Beta Today
Aug 02, 2013
iFirefeed: An iOS Twitter clone, built on Firebase
Aug 01, 2013
New Feature: Improved String Validation in Security and Firebase Rules
Jul 16, 2013
Miss Google Reader? Build your own with Firebase and AngularJS!
Jul 09, 2013
Announcing Firechat: Open Source, Real-Time Chat
Jul 02, 2013
Announcing Firebase Support For Java and Android
Jun 20, 2013
We've raised a $5.6M Series A from Union Square Ventures and Flybridge
Jun 17, 2013
How To Build a Presence System
Jun 12, 2013
Firepad - Now with List Support!
Jun 10, 2013
First Annual Firebase WWDC Office Hours Meetup
May 17, 2013
Firebase Tech Talks
May 06, 2013
Firebase at AngelHack SF 2013
Apr 25, 2013
Rss To Firebase
Apr 25, 2013
Feed the Fire - An RSS to Firebase sync service
Apr 16, 2013
Firebase Adds PhoneGap / Cordova Support
Apr 15, 2013
Use Firebase from Your Native OS X Application
Apr 12, 2013
Denormalizing Your Data is Normal
Apr 09, 2013
Announcing Firepad - Our Open Source Collaborative Text Editor
Mar 29, 2013
Announcing Firebase bindings for AngularJS
Mar 27, 2013
We won a UserVoice Award!
Mar 25, 2013
Where does Firebase fit in your app?
Mar 20, 2013
The New Firebase iOS SDK
Mar 14, 2013
npm install firebase
Mar 11, 2013
Github Service Hook for Firebase
Mar 07, 2013
Firebase at LAUNCH Hackathon 2013
Mar 06, 2013
Power your Chrome Extension with Firebase!
Feb 28, 2013
Moving into Our New Office
Feb 20, 2013
Firebase lessons on Codecademy
Feb 13, 2013
Our Beta is Now Open to All Developers
Jan 29, 2013
BackboneFire: Firebase bindings for Backbone.js
Jan 21, 2013
Firebase Will Require SSL Starting February 4th
Dec 19, 2012
Firefeed: A Twitter clone built with Firebase
Dec 18, 2012
The New Firebase Security API
Dec 04, 2012
Firebase at AngelHack Silicon Valley
Nov 19, 2012
Communicating with Firebase
Nov 15, 2012
status.firebase.com
Nov 06, 2012
New Features: Admin Panel and Analytics
Oct 29, 2012
RealtimeConf in Portland
Sep 26, 2012
The First Firebase Drink Up!
Aug 30, 2012
Facebook World Hack: Day 1
Jul 30, 2012
Making the Switch from Amazon Cloudfront to Fastly
Jul 27, 2012
Firebase now supports SSL
Jun 21, 2012
Fundraising Post-Mortem
Jun 19, 2012
Use Trigger.io and Firebase to build mobile apps!
Jun 01, 2012
Our Talk on Multiplayer Games at O'Reilly Fluent
May 22, 2012
Firebase Closes $1.4 Million in Seed Funding
May 07, 2012
Robert Scoble interviews us!
Apr 16, 2012
Firebase + Phone + Creativity = Mobile Graffiti
Apr 15, 2012
Firebase Launch Party [Video]
Apr 12, 2012
What can you do with Firebase? Let's talk to developers!
Apr 12, 2012
Developers, meet Firebase!