Explore Firebase Cloud Functions

Introduction: Firebase, Backend as a service, released a new feature Cloud Functions. It allows developers write back-end code without worrying handling a server. In the following blog post, I explored how fast it is to create a simple HTTP request listener. 1. Install the Firebase CLI tools: npm install -g firebase-tools 2. Login with Google … Continue reading Explore Firebase Cloud Functions

AJAX Request using reqwest [React Redux]

Background: The website contains a signup form which consists of a Languages dropdown option. In order to get language options from the database, we need to call an AJAX get request. Problem: 1) Where to trigger the Ajax call in the react life cycle. 2) How to use redux to handle UI changes after AJAX … Continue reading AJAX Request using reqwest [React Redux]