Building a WiFi Outlet
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Full instructions

I decided to build a wifi-enabled outlet with my Spark Core.

Open Smart Hub : Home Automation
Intermediate
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Work in progress

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

Pokémon detecting Pokéball
Intermediate
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Full instructions

This pokeball knows where it is and connects to the internet over cellular data. When a pokemon is nearby, the pokeball starts to shake!

Temperature/humidity monitor with Blynk
Easy
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Full instructions

Build an Android or iOS app for your hardware with no coding!

The Online Force Detector
Intermediate
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Full instructions

This is the Online Force Detector. It tells me in real time which of my friends are connected to the Playstation Network.

LetterBot
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Work in progress

Every Home Should Have One.

Sending sound over the internet!
Intermediate
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Full instructions

Broadcast audio, record voice commands, build internet walkie-talkies with this simple tutorial!

Add push notifications to your hardware
Easy
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Protip

Use Pushbullet to notify you of whatever your hardware is doing

Hands-on-Lab Particle Photon Weather Station in Azure
Intermediate
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Full instructions

This example demonstrates how to leverage Particle Photon and Microsoft Azure to create a weather station using the Sparkfun weather shield.

Wifi Death Lamp
Easy
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IKEA PS 2014 Pendant Lamp Modification

An e-paper, wifi keypad
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Full instructions

How Spark Core helped us make a Wi-Fi keylock with e-paper keypad for our office

Solar UPS controller/automatic transfer switch 
Intermediate
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Work in progress

Get your essential appliances off the grid with just one solar panel

Spark Non-Invasive Smart Electricity Meter
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Full instructions

A simple Non-Invasive Smart Electricity Meter using Spark Core

Low-cost Home Automation with Voice Control
Intermediate
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An inexpensive open-source home automation solution for low income individuals.

WarKitteh
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Full instructions

Using the Spark Core, GPS, and SD Card to turn your cat or dog into a WiFi Scanning Platform: WarKitteh (cat) or WarDoge (dog).

Use the Force... Or your Brainwaves?
Advanced
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Full instructions

Thought controlled system with personal webserver and 3 working functions: robot controller, home automation and PC mouse controller.

The foobar
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Work in progress

A Spark-powered, automated, cocktail dispenser

Spark Core and SmartThings
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Full instructions

Application that integrates Spark Core and SmartThings

Open source Nest-alike learning thermostat
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Full instructions

Start a $3.2 billion company by building your own learning thermostat with the Spark Core.

Home Automation using Particle and Amazon Echo
Intermediate
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Full instructions

Home Automation using Particle and Amazon Echo

Wifi Security Camera
Intermediate
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Work in progress

Spark Core + Camera + NodeJS = Home Security Camera

IoT Water Flow Meter
Easy
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Full instructions

Measure the water consumption in your house with a Particle and water flow sensors.

Photon Garage Opener using Do Button and IFTTT
Easy
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Full instructions

Work your garage door from your Phone, Apple Watch, or based on the proximity to your house!

Enter the house like a Sith Lord
Easy
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Full instructions

With a pair of Photons and a MP3 shield, I can have the Imperial March start playing in the house when I arrive home.

Networked RGB Wi-Fi Decorative Touch Lights
Advanced
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Full instructions

Easy to use Wi-Fi enabled touch lights that network to give you a beautiful and unobtrusive way to stay connected with the people you love.

Pool temperature monitor
Easy
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Full instructions

Know the temperature of your pool anywhere, anytime

The Little Red Box™
Intermediate
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Full instructions

The Little Red Box contains a Photon with attached soil moisture, soil temperature and a UV/IR/Visible light sensor. It uploads data to d...

Logging temperature data using the Spark Core
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Full instructions

Log your aquarium's temperature and get an SMS when it's outside a given range

Particle Photon Weather Station
Easy
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Work in progress

SparkFun Particle weather shield + Particle Photon + Weather Underground

Star Wars Droid Translator Helmets
Advanced
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Wear helmets & speak Droid to each other! Everyone hears droid "language" but wearers of the helmets hear each others' actual voice instead!

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