Pusher vs. PubNub vs. Firehose.io

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Description

What is Pusher?

Pusher is the category leader in delightful APIs for app developers building communication and collaboration features.

What is PubNub?

PubNub makes it easy for you to add real-time capabilities to your apps, without worrying about the infrastructure. Build apps that allow your users to engage in real-time across mobile, browser, desktop and server.

What is Firehose.io?

Firehose is both a Rack application and JavaScript library that makes building real-time web applications possible.

Pros

Why do developers choose Pusher?
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    Why do developers choose PubNub?
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    Why do developers choose Firehose.io?
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    Cons

    What are the cons of using Pusher?
    No Cons submitted yet for Pusher
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    What are the cons of using PubNub?
    No Cons submitted yet for PubNub
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    What are the cons of using Firehose.io?
    No Cons submitted yet for Firehose.io
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    Pricing

    How much does Pusher cost?
    Pusher Pricing
    How much does PubNub cost?
    PubNub Pricing
    How much does Firehose.io cost?

    Companies

    What companies use Pusher?
    118 companies on StackShare use Pusher
    What companies use PubNub?
    36 companies on StackShare use PubNub
    What companies use Firehose.io?
    1 companies on StackShare use Firehose.io

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Pusher?
    7 tools on StackShare integrate with Pusher
    What tools integrate with PubNub?
    3 tools on StackShare integrate with PubNub
    What tools integrate with Firehose.io?
    2 tools on StackShare integrate with Firehose.io

    What are some alternatives to Pusher, PubNub, and Firehose.io?

    • Firebase - The Realtime App Platform
    • Socket.IO - Realtime application framework (Node.JS server)
    • Google Cloud Pub/Sub - Global service for real-time and reliable messaging and streaming data
    • SignalR - A new library for ASP.NET developers that makes developing real-time web functionality easy.

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