Instant is the graph-based successor to Firebase.
If you want to make apps like Notion, Figma, or Linear, you invariably need to solve three problems:
Optimistic Updates: Every change a user makes should appear instantly.
Multiplayer: Users expect collaborative experiences and sync across devices.
Offline-Mode: Users want your app working even during poor connections.
These are some of the toughest problems in UI Engineering. Instant solves all of them, by giving you a graph database that you can query directly in the browser.
You write a relational query, and we handle the rest. It's early. To find out what's done and how, you can read this essay. Or try it out right now!Hack on Instant Alpha