From a 14$ kettle to an iKettle
Intermediate
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Hack a 14$ kettle in order to control it during your day. You can adjust target temperature and program it for tomorrow morning!

Darth Vader's Command center
Intermediate
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Full instructions

Use the Photon and 3D printed part to make Darth Vader's Command center, which display weather,surf report,tweets and a message from Mom.

Start Sending SMS on Particle with Tropo
Easy
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Protip

Cisco Tropo is a service that makes it super easy to send text messages and make phone calls from your Particle device.

Particle Photon Temperature Alarm
Easy
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In this article we setup a Particle Photon module to monitor temperature throught the SI7020-A20 temperature/humidity mini module sensor.

Spark/Bluz Powered Smart Lock
Advanced
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Smart lock that fits over your deadbolt and can be controlled from anywhere. Can issue or revoke keys for guests

Multiple Blinking LEDs at different rates (with threads!)
Easy
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How to blink multiple LEDs at different rates on Arduino-like boards using threads in just a few lines of code... the magic of Zerynth!

Using Android voice API with Spark Cores
Easy
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Relays and Spark cores with voice commands

Vader Vambrace
Easy
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Hello. I am 9. I love Darth Vader. I want to turn a photon into a Vader Vambrace. This Vambrace turns off TVs!

Vader Vambrace

Team Vader Vambrace

Interactive Star Wars 3D Art
Advanced
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Did you miss Darth Vader in the latest movie! Just hang this on your wall!

Tiny Tank, Drive Around, Forever!
Advanced
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Easy to print, control & extend, treaded vehicle. And with the onboard wireless power component, you can charge the tank while parked.

Build Your Own Sparkling CheerLights LED Display
Intermediate
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CheerLights that are controlled by tweets and that change color in synchronization with all the other CheerLights around the world.

Particle Pokéball
Advanced
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When the world is full of Pokémon, you need a Particle connected Pokéball to Catch 'em all!

Particle Photon Motor Control
Easy
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Protip

This project is a template for controlling a motor through a particle photon over the cloud. It can be expanded to use more motors.

DroneHome - a triggerable SOS Beacon / GPS Tracker
Intermediate
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Work in progress

DroneHome ensures you'll never lose a drone (or anything else for that matter) after a fall into tall grass, a tree, bush, rooftops, whatev!

Lobot 2.0: Wearable Headgear
Intermediate
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Full instructions

Turn your headphones into a wearable computer that can send and receive commands through a web page or a Pebble Time watch.

The Locker
Intermediate
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Two Photon Particles are used to detect motion and lock\unlock the door when motion is detected.

Controlling an RGB LED on a Photon with a UWA Color Picker
Easy
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Hooking up a Universal Windows App color picker control with an RGB LED on a Photon using a Particle Cloud function.

Keeping Binary States with Integers
Easy
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Protip

A more efficient way to transmit binary states (on/off) used for things like LEDs and relays to and from your IoT devices.

Universal Smart Home Remote (Wirelessly Powered)
Intermediate
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Full instructions

Have you ever wanted to control everything in your home with a single device? Imagine this device being a fully wireless button!

Simple home automation: Wifi enabled switch light
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A Wifi Relay controlled by the Spark Core.

The Asstron 3000
Intermediate
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These motion activated toilet lights will change your entire outlook on using the bathroom.

The Asstron 3000

Team You Can Wear 'em Twice

Web Connected 8x8 Scrolling LED Display
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An 8x8 LED Display driven by a MAX7219 and a Spark Core. Display content updated from an Azure Web Site using the SparkIODotNet Library.

Train Time Ticker
Easy
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A simple train time ticker that displays the current time + the trains arriving to a specific platform in the next 30 minutes

A $30 LED strip with iPhone control
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Connecting IKEA DIODER to spark core

Internet Controlled Move and Pick using Robotic Arm
Intermediate
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Work in progress

Robotic arm controlled over the internet to perform pick and place operation.

Garage Door Open with IFTTT and Alexa
Easy
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Full instructions

Garage door opener is connected via IFTTT and using a custom Alexa skill.

Car Finder
Intermediate
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I know you have lost your keys, but what about your entire car?

IoT Device Management with mDNS and Webduino
Intermediate
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Protip

Make IoT devices easier to configure and manage on a local network using mDNS (Bonjour, zeroconf) and Webduino (web server library)

Weasley Clock
Intermediate
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Full instructions

An analog clock that uses hands to show the physical location of family members

RGB LED Weather Map 
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Full instructions

The Spark brings the wunderground.com API to life

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