Intro to Firebase on Android @ The Nerdery

Join us as Patrick Fuentes walks through an introduction on using Firebase on Android. We'll briefly survey the variety of Firebase tools Google provides before diving deeper into Firebase Realtime Database Storage. We'll be working with through a code lab from Google, and you're encouraged (but not required) to work along if you have a laptop available. If you'd like to follow along, please have

Dec 7, 2016, 12:00 – 2:00 AM

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Join us as Patrick Fuentes walks through an introduction on using Firebase on Android. We'll briefly survey the variety of Firebase tools Google provides before diving deeper into Firebase Realtime Database Storage.

We'll be working with through a code lab from Google, and you're encouraged (but not required) to work along if you have a laptop available. If you'd like to follow along, please have Android Studio installed and working, and feel free to download the sample code† in advance. If you're having problems, we can help out.

Tentative Schedule:

6:00 - Food and networking*

6:20 - Welcome and announcements

6:30 - Intro to the topic.  Short introduction to the variety of Firebase tools, and jumping into the workshop.

8:00 - Adjourn / Go dig into Android development

*please show up as close to on time as possible.  The Nerdery is generous with their space after business hours.  Early arrivals cannot be accommodated.  If you need to travel early, there are a number of great coffee shops, restaurants, and bars in the area.* 

†$ git clone https://github.com/firebase/friendlychat

Link to workshop:  https://codelabs.developers.google.com/codelabs/firebase-android/index.html

Thanks again to The Nerdery for being our hosts for the evening!

Organizers

  • Lloyd Lentz

    Macalester College

    Founding Organizer

  • Sophie Le

    Team Member

  • Emily Anderson

    Blue Shield of California

    Co Organizer

  • Jeffrey Williams

    University of California, Berkeley

    Co Organizer

  • Stephen Fluin

    Co Organizer

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