Poor Man's CAN Bus
Easy
  • 45
  • 3

Protip

Learn how to connect microcontrollers together using the CAN bus by using a simple AND gate

Drop of Life
Intermediate
  • 543
  • 16

Full instructions

A display to remind me when I can donate blood and save lives, powered by the Red Cross API and Particle.

IoT Drone - Part 2 - Sensors
Intermediate
  • 266
  • 4

Work in progress

Part 2 incorperates a GPS receiver, 10 DOF IMU, and Ultrasonic distance sensor to be used for flight controls.

MyPIR-Sensor activate analog RGB Stripe controlled by Photon
Easy
  • 40
  • 1

Full instructions

At my age you have to get up at night and get tired on the way to the bathroom. Using a PIR-Sensor to trigger light on!

How to run Particle on Raspberry Pi (Headless on Pi Zero W)
Intermediate
  • 1,531
  • 18

Protip

Use the most popular single-board computer with the most popular IoT tools.

Weather Box
Easy
  • 2,140
  • 11

Full instructions

Small weather station that uploads to Weather Underground with a NeoPixel ring for visualization.

Wireless Tank and Pump Monitoring System with Mobile App
Intermediate
  • 443
  • 3

Particle and Blynk to wirelessly monitor a 4,000 gallon water distribution system.

Your Wife is Hot!
Intermediate
  • 558
  • 6

Full instructions

Not hot like she looked at your browser history, hot as in temperature hot! This can be avoided with an A/C Condensate Monitoring System.

Your Wife is Hot!

Team Is it Summer Yet?

IoT Controlled Planter Lights
Intermediate
  • 502
  • 6

This is a shelf for starting plant seeds, controlled over the internet with automatic lights.

Overkill GENIE garage door opener
Intermediate
  • 1,098
  • 11

Work in progress

Web app garage door opener with up/down direction detection, https password protection, lots of error detection and activity/error logging.

SpokaPhoton
Intermediate
  • 468
  • 6

Full instructions

Let's re-invent Spoka as a connected object and build the SpokaPhoton community!

Washer/Dryer Monitor
Easy
  • 547
  • 5

Full instructions

Monitor your appliance's power indicator with a photocell for easy notifications without high voltage wiring.

Two Person Weasley Clock with Particle Photon and IFTTT
Easy
  • 1,018
  • 14

Full instructions

Taking inspiration from the Harry Potter character's Weasley clock, this one uses Particle and IFTTT to tell you where two people are.

Christmas Gift Box
Intermediate
  • 3,481
  • 595

Full instructions

Christmas Gift Box plays music and sends an email when it is opened.

Switch TV on and off with Alexa and Photon
Intermediate
  • 593
  • 4

Full instructions

Talking to Alexa will trigger a Particle.io API call which will trigger a IR LED to send control codes to your TV.

Particle Photon Doorbell
Intermediate
  • 1,059
  • 12

Get notified when the doorbell is pressed for about 1/6 the price of the RING doorbell!

System Testing IoT
Intermediate
  • 363
  • 3

One example on how you can test all the components of your IoT solution at once; app, cloud, and device

Study Buddy
Easy
  • 2,537
  • 140

Full instructions

Know when an assignment is coming up!

Study Buddy

Team Alexa and Shannon

Security + 2.0 MyQ Garage Door Opener
Easy
  • 1,148
  • 5

Full instructions

Interface newer garage door openers with more than a relay.

DIYSprinkler Controller
Intermediate
  • 580
  • 4

Full instructions

Make your own sprinkler controller and I have the software to control it. Must have an existing sprinkler system or you could make your own

DIYSprinkler Controller

Team dougefresh89

Carbon Fiber Vacuum Chamber
Intermediate
  • 2,408
  • 94

Full instructions

Our project is a carbon fiber vacuum chamber that is monitored by multiple particle photons and various sensors.

Mailbox 2.0
Advanced
  • 3,169
  • 79

Work in progress

Real time notifications for when your precious packages and letters arrive.

Mailbox 2.0

Team CKTS

First Alert wifi keypad
Advanced
  • 143
  • 0

Full instructions

Monitor and control your alarm panel from your smart device using its web browser. No app needed.

LED Reflection Clock
Intermediate
  • 1,904
  • 34

Work in progress

Using 60 LED's facing a suitable wall, the time is projected in colour.

Connecting Particle Photon with Twitter, Facebook or Mail
Easy
  • 649
  • 18

Full instructions

Whenever someone tweets you or sends a Facebook message or you receive a mail, a LED on Photon glows.

Spoil your Valentine with Particle + Spoil + AWS
Intermediate
  • 533
  • 3

Full instructions

Instead of giving a box of chocolates this Valentines Day, keep the chocolates. Lets give a smart self-gifting box instead!

What should I wear outside?
Intermediate
  • 4,713
  • 65

Full instructions

A whimsical weather clock powered by Particle and forecast.io

Garage Heater and Opener
Easy
  • 858
  • 17

Work in progress

Using a space heater to heat the garage and then open the door.

Garage Heater and Opener

Team Keith Stone

Open Smart Hub : Home Automation
Intermediate
  • 57,845
  • 263

Work in progress

A smart home solution to all your separated "smart" devices that you can host yourself, customize, and add functionality to.

Brick Droid
Easy
  • 773
  • 16

Full instructions

Using a Particle Photon, a few servos, and some toy building bricks....you can build your own autonomous droid with the kids!

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