Particle + Raspberry Pi
Easy
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  • 21

Protip

The world's favorite low-cost computer now connects to the world's most popular IoT platform.

Colorful Home Lighting Control with Xamarin, Particle Photon
Intermediate
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  • 14

Full instructions

A Custom Home lighting experience with a Particle Photon and a Xamarin Mobile Cross platform app.

TrainLight
Intermediate
  • 1,216
  • 17

TrainLight hangs on the wall and subtly tells you at a glance which nearby transit lines will get you to your destination fastest.

Alexa, turn on the light
Easy
  • 3,115
  • 39

Protip

Ask Amazon Alexa to control a light ft. NeoPixels and Particle Photon.

Automated Cat Feeder with Particle Photon
Intermediate
  • 1,718
  • 20

Work in progress

The goal was to make it possible to feed my cats when I'm not at home.

Spark Core and Twilio
  • 3,483
  • 21

Full instructions

Calling a Twilio number to control Spark Core

WELCOME HOME!!
Intermediate
  • 543
  • 9

Light bulbs connected to a motion sensor with a welcoming speaker.

From a 14$ kettle to an iKettle
Intermediate
  • 2,121
  • 17

Full instructions

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

Sonos controller with WeMo switch and Amazon Echo speech
Intermediate
  • 6,373
  • 10

Full instructions

Sonos controller with WeMo switch and Amazon Echo speech

Multiple Blinking LEDs at different rates (with threads!)
Easy
  • 6,309
  • 27

Full instructions

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!

You've-Got-Mail
Intermediate
  • 1,705
  • 20

Full instructions

Notifications aren't just for email any more. Get real time alerts directly to your devices from a solar power Particle Photon via IFTTT.

Spark/Bluz Powered Smart Lock
Advanced
  • 2,610
  • 30

Full instructions

Smart lock that fits over your deadbolt and can be controlled from anywhere. Can issue or revoke keys for guests

Darth Vader's Command center
Intermediate
  • 877
  • 13

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.

Universal Smart Home Remote (Wirelessly Powered)
Intermediate
  • 3,857
  • 34

Full instructions

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

Peak Quality
Intermediate
  • 466
  • 7

Full instructions

Share the cool but maintain your own cool during peak energy usage!

Peak Quality

Team Carter and De Piante

Humane Rat Trap Notifier
Intermediate
  • 1,151
  • 10

Full instructions

Get notified when a rat trap has been triggered using a Particle Spark Core, IFTTT, and Pushbullet.

Particle Photon Temperature Alarm
Easy
  • 1,498
  • 14

Full instructions

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

Ceiling Fan Control System
Easy
  • 868
  • 12

Full instructions

Make your regular ceiling fan smart for cheap! Control Remotely, Schedule, Timer, and Works with Nest.

Lobot 2.0: Wearable Headgear
Intermediate
  • 1,766
  • 20

Full instructions

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

Using Android voice API with Spark Cores
Easy
  • 1,049
  • 23

Full instructions

Relays and Spark cores with voice commands

Simple home automation: Wifi enabled switch light
  • 5,064
  • 30

A Wifi Relay controlled by the Spark Core.

Tiny Tank, Drive Around, Forever!
Advanced
  • 1,853
  • 19

Full instructions

Easy to print, control & extend, treaded vehicle. And with the onboard wireless power component, you can charge the tank while parked.

DroneHome - a triggerable SOS Beacon / GPS Tracker
Intermediate
  • 1,789
  • 19

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!

Spark Door access control system
  • 5,733
  • 56

Open the door via web, Android app or RFID tag.

Spark Door access control system

by Dragonsshout on community.spark.io

Build Your Own Sparkling CheerLights LED Display
Intermediate
  • 978
  • 14

Full instructions

CheerLights that are controlled by tweets and that change color in synchronization with all the other CheerLights around the world.

Pomodoro Timer
Easy
  • 995
  • 13

Particle Internet Button turned into Pomodoro Timer (any time interval!)

Controlling an RGB LED on a Photon with a UWA Color Picker
Easy
  • 2,867
  • 16

Full instructions

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

Overkill GENIE garage door opener
Intermediate
  • 1,264
  • 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.

IoT Device Management with mDNS and Webduino
Intermediate
  • 2,037
  • 17

Protip

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

Start Sending SMS on Particle with Tropo
Easy
  • 1,347
  • 15

Protip

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

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