Firebase Auth offers a wealth of options for user identity and authentication. In this video I show you how Email verification works in Firebase — so when a user decides to identify themselves using an email address, you have an automatic workflow for Firebase sending them a verification email containing a link that they click
Firebase is a platform for building and growing great apps and web sites. Effective growth isn’t a lottery ticket — it’s a strategy of using technology to build and retain your user base. At Google IO this year, I was joined onstage by the immensely talented Alex Geboff to do a session where instead of
When Firebase was first released, it came with a number of authentication schemes: You could build an app for email & password authentication (iOS, Android, Web), where the user provides you with basic details — and Firebase would manage signing in using those as their identity. You could also build using federated identity where, instead
There’s a wealth of technologies out there for providing identity and authentication in your sites and apps. Google offers a suite of products to let your users sign in and identify with your apps. As a developer there are lots of options, including: Firebase Auth Smart Lock for Passwords Google Sign In OAuth …and more
Lots of great stuff this week, so let’s just dive in! Meet me in the UK! First up, if you’re in the UK, I’m doing a bunch of talks next week, and I’d love to meet you! First up is Droidcon Bytes in London on April 18, then CodeMobile in Chester on the 19th, and a
So many great things to talk about this week. We’re all hard at work preparing for Google IO 2017, but with so much going on in the Firebase community, I had to take some time out to read some of the highlights. What a wonderful time to be a developer!
Given that it’s Paddy’s day, here’s today’s Irish Gaelic Lesson: Lá Fhéile Pádraig go shona dhuit! Okay, onto Firebase: Around the Web Lots of updates today, given the huge interest in Cloud Functions for Firebase! But let’s start with a great article on uploading pictures for Firebase Storage using ionic from Jorge Vergara! Fun stuff!
Cloud Functions for Firebase This week in Firebase is dominated by the beta launch of one of the coolest aspects of Firebase — Cloud Functions for Firebase. Almost every time I speak about Firebase, someone asks me if there’s any way they can add some intelligence to their database backend…when a field hits a value,