What's the alternative?

Top 12 Realtime Backend / API Options

Based on our collection of software reviews as well as verified products.
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  1. Firebase

    Firebase is a cloud service designed to power real-time, collaborative applications for mobile and web.

  2. GUN

    Self-hosted Firebase.

  3. deployd

    API development tool for Web and Mobile developers.

  4. RemoteStorage

    An open protocol for per-user storage OWN YOUR DATA

  5. restdb.io

    restdb.io lets you create databases and REST APIs quickly. Development databases are free. Powerful web-based and mobile-friendly data management.

  6. CloudBoost.io

    One Complete Database Service that does data-storage, search,real-time and a whole lot more.

  7. Appcelerator

    Native apps, Mobile APIs, Real-time analytics, One Platform.

  8. PubNub

    PubNub is a real-time messaging system for web and mobile apps that can handle API for all platforms and push messages to any device anywhere in the world in a fraction of a second without having to worry about proxies, firewalls or mobile drop-offs.

  9. Letterboxd

    Letterboxd is a social site for sharing your taste in film, now in public beta.

  10. Meteor

    Meteor is a set of new technologies for building top-quality web apps in a fraction of the time.

  11. IMDb

    Internet Movie Database

  12. FeathersJS

    Wow your users. Build incredible real-time applications in record time.