Smart Kegerator
Easy
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Full instructions

The Smart Kegerator uses the Particle Photon to take volume measurements of your Kegerator and will notify you when it is getting low.

Temperature and Humidity Notifier
Advanced
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  • 3

It is a notifier with temperature and humidity sensor in it. The LED screen will show the temperature and humidity at present.

Car Security System
Intermediate
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Full instructions

Putting 21st century technology into a 1989 Ford Mustang. A security system that gives the user control of their vehicle's ignition.

Car Security System

Team IOT Project 40

Particle Photon and LIFX Bulb (using Webhooks)
Advanced
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  • 1

Full instructions

Control Lifx bulbs with a Particle Photon.

Death Star Status Indicator
Intermediate
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  • 3

Full instructions

Show the status of your Death Star with this Death Star indicator.

Using Spark Core and XBee for RF Communication, Part #1
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Using XBee and Spark Core for RF Communication

Lane of Things - Emotion Collection
Easy
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  • 1

We created a box with buttons that represent a positive or negative emotion. Through these buttons we were able to see what emotion was felt

Wireless Garden Sensing
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A garden monitoring system based on Intel Galileo and Spark

Wireless Garden Sensing

by Antonio Lignan on techscrapbox.blogspot.com

Sparkfun_TSL2561_SparkCore
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Full instructions

TSL2561 Luminosity Sensor and Spark Core

Processing Data with RasPi and Particle (formerly Spark)
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Tutorial for using the Particle controller platforms to collect data and transfer it to a Raspberry Pi

Got Milk? 🐮
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Full instructions

Monitor your milk consumption and reduce milk waste.

Got Milk? 🐮

4 members

Animal Water Monitor
Easy
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  • 2

Full instructions

This project helps save ones time from constantly checking water fixtures and assures that the animals will always have water.

Extending/Customizing Spark Core Server
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Extending Spark Server without breaking anything

Blynk+Particle+ControlEverything
Easy
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Full instructions

In this article, we will introduce you to controlling real world devices using the Blynk system.

Student Sleep Monitor
Easy
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  • 1

Monitoring temperature, humidity, and other meta tags, we seek to find factors in the classroom that cause students to sleep.

Student Sleep Monitor

Team Hot Taco

Local Device Discovery Using Consul.io
Intermediate
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  • 2

Protip

Need your photons to communicate over a local network, but don't know the IP addresses? Try this devops-ish local device discovery solution.

The Light Saver
Easy
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Full instructions

Tired of your bathroom light being left on? This IoT project turns your light on when motion is detected and back off when you are finished.

Amazon Alexa and Particle
Intermediate
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Full instructions

Controlling lights on Particle Photon using your Amazon Alexa!

Water Level Notifier - Home IoT, Sending Text Messages
Easy
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Monitors water level in a bucket using a water level sensor and a Particle Photon. Sends a text message when the level passes a threshold.

Happy, Indifferent, Sad
Intermediate
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We asked math teachers how they were feeling. They had the option of either responding with happy, indifferent, or sad.

Automated Railroad Crossing
Intermediate
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Work in progress

Automated railroad level crossing detects the train approaching the level crossing and alerts the users and closes the gate.

Yaler and Spark Core
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Full instructions

Connecting Spark Core to Yaler service and access from outside world.

Rotilio & OLED LCD display integration via SPI protocol
Easy
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  • 2

Protip

Want your Rotilio to display sensor reading? An OLED LCD display integration might be the perfect solution!

Arduino/Photon Remote Control - A First Introduction
Easy
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  • 2

Protip

With the help of Firmata, the Arduino or Particle devices control from the PC.

Indoor Weather Node
Advanced
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Full instructions

Here's a spin on the venerable temperature/humidity logging module. Our version is an IoT utilizing a Particle Photon and a DHT22.

Indoor Weather Node

Team Hobbs Squad

The Jack’O Lantern Early Warning System
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Get notified when evil squirrels attack your Halloween art

Create a Beacon-Enabled Treasure Box
Intermediate
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Full instructions

Create a beacon-enabled treasure box with a remote entry that can enhance a user's experience in a cultural site.

Motion Sensors, Temperature, and Webhooks...OH MY!!!
Intermediate
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Full instructions

Whatever the day holds for you, always make sure that you are above the weather instead of under it.

Spark Core compiler toolchain under cygwin
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This will show you the steps and pitfalls when installing this toolchain under cygwin on a Windows 7 64 bit computer.

Remote Temperature Sensing
Easy
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Full instructions

A simple project for remote temperature sensing of any environment. Provides live temperature readings to your phone and over the internet.

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