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BaaS Providers

BaaS Providers

This blog post contains a list with 20 backend as a service providers. We will cover open-source and proprietary frameworks, the hosting options will vary from SaaS cloud services to on-premises deployment for enterprise customers, and the support options will go from no support to 24/07 dedicated support teams.

Ready to know more about the best BaaS providers? Please continue reading.


Instagram Clone App using SwiftUI and GraphQL – HomeView

Instagram Clone App using SwiftUI and GraphQL – HomeView

Today in part 4 of our Instagram clone App with GraphQL we will continue learning some SwiftUI, building our Home view.

In our previous articles, we learned how to sign up a user and how to log in a user and created the Profile view with the respective UIs in our Instagram clone App. Today we will reuse some of that code and create something similar to a UIScrollView with lots of content.

Fast your seat belts and let’s get it going!

For better learning, download the iOS Instagram Clone project with source code.


BaaS Open Source

BaaS Open Source

This article will provide a comprehensive list with Backend as a Service, BaaS, or mBaaS providers. The report will present a short description of each BaaS provider, main features, support plans, and if managed cloud services are available.

Creating an web or mobile application is not an easy task, you have to worry about several factors, including:

  • Infrastructure
  • Creating repetitive code
  • Code updates
  • Data Security & Privacy
  • Authentication Mechanisms
  • Make sure the app works in several device types

For a comprehensive list, please read BaaS Features

Solving these problems, is the motivation of using a BaaS – Backend as a Service and here is a list of open-source backend plataforms.


An Instagram clone using SwiftUI and GraphQL – ProfileView

An Instagram clone using SwiftUI and GraphQL – ProfileView

Today in part 3 of our Instagram clone App with GraphQL we will get deeper into SwiftUI, building our Profile view.

We will learn to reuse structs in SwiftUI and discuss a few controls: VStack, HStack, GeometryReader, Text, Button, Spacer, Image, Divider among others.

In our previous articles, we learned how to sign up a user and how to log in a user, with the respective UIs in our Instagram clone App. Today we will make it much nicer.

Fast your seat belts and let’s get it going!

For better learning, download the iOS Instagram Clone project with source code.


An Instagram clone using SwiftUI and GraphQL – Login

An Instagram clone using SwiftUI and GraphQL – Login

In our previous post about how to create an Instagram clone app, you learned how to configure everything to have SwiftUI up and running in XCode 11, and created a fully working Sing Up view with GraphQL.

Today we will learn how to create a login view and have the user log out.

We will be needing the project from the previous post, so if you didn’t follow that one, I strongly suggest that you do.

Buckle your seat belts and let’s go!

For better learning, download the iOS Instagram Clone project with source code.


Sashido Alternatives: Top 8 Competitors

Sashido Alternatives: Top 8 Competitors

Top 8 Alternatives to Sashido

Sashido can help the developers to create serverless applications quicker with scalable JSON Rest, GraphQL API, Node JS. Even more, it comes with an easy to use object and file storage, CMS. It will never let the developers start their APIs from scratch. No coding is required to manage the services of applications. It offers flexible opportunities to develop cloud functions, , NPM modules, Node JS and other Cloud Jobs in a more effective way. This can let the developers manage their backend services like a professional and can provide an easier way to customize applications to the users.

However, when it comes to the best backend providers then there are various names that can take place as Alternatives to Sashido. To know which are the best Sashido competitors, you must have a look at the following information.


As 3 melhores alternativas ao Firebase!

As 3 melhores alternativas ao Firebase!

As melhores alternativas ao Firebase

Se você deseja fornecer aplicativos da Web, Android ou iOS sem problemas para escrever a programação do servidor, é altamente importante descobrir a melhor plataforma de desenvolvimento de aplicativos para trabalhar. No entanto, como desenvolvedor, você já pode ter feito sua escolha, mas ainda assim, pode ser a melhor oportunidade para você dar uma olhada em todas as informações fornecidas abaixo para entender que incrível variedade de opções estão disponíveis lá e que você pode facilmente utilizar. Ainda mais, analisar as informações fornecidas acima sem dúvida o ajudará a entender as melhores opções de backend conforme as necessidades do seu aplicativo ou projeto da Web de uma maneira mais eficaz.

Você está procurando as melhores alternativas ao Firebase, que devem oferecer maneiras mais surpreendentes de desenvolver aplicativos Web e móveis inovadores e eficazes da melhor maneira possível? Bem, aqui trouxemos alguns dos concorrentes mais eficazes e surpreendentes do Firebase, que sem dúvida ajudarão você a tomar uma decisão melhor de uma maneira mais eficaz. Portanto, dê uma olhada nas informações detalhadas sobre esses aplicativos. Isso ajudará você a escolher a melhor opção que pode atender a todas as suas necessidades da melhor maneira possível.

Aqui estão as 3 principais alternativas ao Firebase:

  • Back4App
  • AWS Amplify
  • Game Sparks

Quer saber mais? Por favor, leia a análise detalhada abaixo:


GraphQL Hosting

GraphQL Hosting

It’s no mystery that every developer wants to make high-quality applications, and if you’re one of them, we are here to assist you in finding a straightforward way to implement and host a GraphQL database. In the past, I’ve been an assiduous REST user, but my concerns about its complexity, over fetching requests and data transfer costs have led me to explore other alternatives.

In addition to some first-tier GraphQL hosting providers such as Back4App, there’s a frequently expanding list of cloud service providers that allow affordable GraphQL hosting.

In this tutorial, I’ll also describe some of the best cloud options to host GraphQL APIs; some providers that are less established but still useful to developers. The tutorial will cover the following hosting options:

  • Parse
  • Back4App
  • Graphcool
  • AWS App Sync
  • Hasura


GraphQL BaaS – Backend as a Service

GraphQL BaaS – Backend as a Service
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Creating the next big mobile app is an expensive and time-consuming process. Taking your idea to life demands time and energy, and, financial resources. I will explore how new technologies like GraphQL will reduce your time to market and speed up your app development process.

This article will explain the benefits of using GraphQL together with Backend as a Service platform, and here is a summary of what you will learn:

  • GraphQL overview
  • What is GraphQL?
  • GraphQL Schema
  • GraphQL versus REST
  • Why use GraphQL?
  • Benefits/Downsides of GraphQL
  • When using GraphQL?
  • BaaS and GraphQL working together
  • GraphQL BaaS providers