Smart heating system
Intermediate
  • 700
  • 4

Check and control the temperature of your home from your Android phone and shut off the heating remotely (Now with installable app!).

Smart Irrigation
Easy
  • 688
  • 4

Work in progress

Continuously monitors the soil moisture level and based on the reading turns ON/OFF the submersible pump to maintain the water level.

Audience Distractor 3000
Intermediate
  • 665
  • 4

Text Crayola color names to animate a ring of lights. Put this device in front of you during a talk and audience distraction is guaranteed!

nextWAVE: Wifi-controllable Microwave using the Spark Core
  • 655
  • 4

nextWAVE solves the 'problem' of not knowing how long to microwave your food.

How to Command a RS485 Relays
Easy
  • 653
  • 4

Protip

Easy way to command a RS485 Relay boards with our Rotilio board.

High Current Alarm
Easy
  • 651
  • 2

Full instructions

Use IFTTT to send a notification to your phone when the current drawn on a circuit gets too high.

Home Automation
Intermediate
  • 2,108
  • 3

Work in progress

The new age home automation using pebble, Raspberry Pi and Microsoft azure.

Home Automation

Team NYU Hackers

SMS Alerts Using Particle Photon & Twilio
Intermediate
  • 640
  • 4

Full instructions

Send a SMS from your Particle Photon by creating a PHP Heroku App that communicates with Twilio's REST API..

Temperature Sensors
Intermediate
  • 627
  • 4

Work in progress

The purpose of this project is to two DS18B20 temperature sensors, with one outside and one inside.

L3D Cube Displaying CheerLights
Easy
  • 623
  • 4

Protip

Show the latest CheerLights color on the Internet-connected 3D LED cube.

Spoil your Valentine with Particle + Spoil + AWS
Intermediate
  • 584
  • 4

Full instructions

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

Particle Photon Relay Board
Easy
  • 228
  • 1

Work in progress

Photon controlled relay to turn whatever on & off. Also, avoid the hassle of a wall-wart power adapter. There are also a couple of inputs!

Do You Know How Your Plants Are Feeling? [Particle+Ubidots]
Intermediate
  • 361
  • 4

Full instructions

Build and deploy a soil moisture and temperature sensor for commercial greenhouses or private garden monitoring and treatment.

WiFi Remote Garage Door
Intermediate
  • 500
  • 4

Full instructions

Tired of clicking old boring buttons? Try our WiFi, Alexa-integrated garage door opener! Open and close garage with just one sentence!

Alexa and Photon Controlled Hanukah Menorah
Advanced
  • 491
  • 4

Had to find a good use for replaced 12V AC Plastic LED path lights, so why not make them into a Menorah controlled by Alexa.

The Ultimate Alarm Clock
Intermediate
  • 488
  • 4

Full instructions

A sleep cycle alarm clock that senses motion, turns on the lights and alarm, and makes coffee!

StoveTec
Easy
  • 485
  • 4

Full instructions

Never have to turn back a few minutes into a long trip again. StoveTec will notify you if your stove or oven is on when you leave the house.

I Keep My Cucumber Growing Conditions Moist - Part 3
Easy
  • 484
  • 4

Full instructions

This is the next step with an Particle Photon and softAP integration: cucumbers go online.

Particle Photon & Thermo3 Click
Easy
  • 476
  • 4

Protip

Connect Thermo3 click board to Particle Photon and send temperature data to cloud. Simple I2C tutorial for Particle Photon.

Control Arduino over Wifi using IoT Device
Easy
  • 1,524
  • 3

Protip

We looked into using the Particle Photon to connect to our RFID badge and LCD system using an Arduino to control an IoT device.

Cat Caddie
Easy
  • 142
  • 2

Work in progress

Entertain your felines for hours without the wrist pain using this sensor-activated bird wand.

Photon Powered Millennium Falcon Drone
Super hard
  • 1,445
  • 3

Imagine the Millennium Falcon playing the Star Wars theme music & mimicking the laser cannon's visual and audio effects.

Death Star Turret Using Particle photon
Intermediate
  • 428
  • 4

Full instructions

Death Star turret controlled using servo and particle photon.

Magic in the Bedroom
Intermediate
  • 1,372
  • 3

Work in progress

A capacative touch sensor allows text message feedback when an intruder enters the room as well as turning on the lights and fan.

Use po-util to build firmware for Particle Devices
Easy
  • 417
  • 4

Protip

Use po-util to easily install the Particle Toolchain and build code locally.

Spark Code and XBee Remote Door Monitor
  • 1,282
  • 3

Full instructions

Spark Core and XBee Remote Door Monitor

Hover Labs Beam - Temperature, Humidity & Time
Easy
  • 389
  • 4

Protip

A first introduction to using Hover Labs Beam.

Smart Mail
Easy
  • 389
  • 4

Full instructions

Being smart about your mail means not looking like an idiot checking an empty mailbox several times a day. Smart Mail makes your mail smart.

Plotly_SparkCore
  • 1,267
  • 3

Full instructions

Stream data to Plotly from Spark Core

MyLight-Clock with NeoPixel Ring 12 Controlled by Photon
Easy
  • 334
  • 2

Full instructions

Read the time at night? Without glasses? Impossible? Focus on 2 light points, which will tell you the hour and the minute.

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