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New Release Featuring Spatial Data and Console Visibility Controls
We are excited to announce a new release for the Backendless platform as we approach the release of Version 6.0. Available now, Release 5.7.0 includes two powerful new features: spatial data and console visibility controls. Read on to learn more. We previewed the new Geolocation feature in our 2019 year-end post; the other is a…

New Release Featuring Spatial Data and Console Visibility Controls

We are excited to announce a new release for the Backendless platform as we approach the release of Version 6.0. Available now, Release 5.7.0 includes two powerful new features: spatial data and console visibility controls. Read on to learn more.

Backendless VS. Firebase

Introduction For those looking to streamline app backend development, there are many MBaaS platforms to choose from. In this article, we will compare the Backendless platform to one of the largest alternatives, Google's Firebase. We will review functionality available in the following categories: Data Management - We will examine how each platform approaches managing and...

Big Things Coming In 2020

It has been another great year here at Backendless! Coming in 2020, we will be taking another giant step forward with the release of Version 6.

What Is Mobile Backend As A Service (MBaaS)?

In the software as a service (SaaS) landscape, there are many variations of “____ as a service”. We recently discussed API as a Service, and in this article, we will explain what mobile backend as a service, or MBaaS, means.

What Is Serverless Computing?

Does it makes sense for your app to be serverless? As with most development decisions, the answer is: it depends. What does serverless really mean? In this article, we’ll break it down for you.

What Is API As A Service?

In order to discuss what API as a Service is, we must first understand what APIs and API Services (and microservices) are. In this article, we are going to explain these terms in the simplest form possible so that you can better understand how APIs fit into your business needs.

New Release Featuring Logout All Users and Page Size For Related Data

We are excited to announce another new release for the Backendless platform as we approach the release of Version 6.0. Available today, Release 5.6.2 includes two powerful new features and a variety of bug fixes. Read on to learn more.

How to Create a Web App Using React and Backendless (Part 5)

ReactJS remains one of the most popular hybrid frontend development languages on the market today. In this article, we are going to continue developing a React application using Backendless as the backend by showing how to add real-time alerts to your app.

Introducing Developer Permissions for Team Based Development

As we move toward the launch of version 6.0, we are excited to introduce new features to the Backendless platform that will make your life easier starting today. In this article, we are going to introduce you to a highly-requested new feature, Developer Permissions.