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The database is on fire

Tags: api, databases

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  1. Adys
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    Heh, Acko.net's webgl header is probably one of the most recognizable design icons on the web for me … I haven't seen it in years and immediately remember it, impossible to forget. Google never...

    Heh, Acko.net's webgl header is probably one of the most recognizable design icons on the web for me … I haven't seen it in years and immediately remember it, impossible to forget.

    This is because Real-Time Database is just the original Firebase, before Google bought it in 2014. They then decided to build a copy of Firebase on their big data whatsit, as a parallel offering, and named it Firestore with a cloud. Hope you're still following. If not, no worries, I have tried to rewrite this part a dozen times already.

    Google never fails to deliver on awful naming, do they.

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