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Photon Changelog

A lot has changed between the Spark Core and the Photon. Here's what's new.

Written By
Zach Supalla

Spark is now Particle

As of May 13, 2015, Spark has changed its name to Particle. Read on to learn why.

Written By
Zach Supalla

Defeat Ultron with your own Iron Man Arc Reactor

Be like Tony Stark with this Iron Man-esque Repulsor glove and Arc Reactor

Written By
Christine Sunu

Announcing Bluz, Spark's first Compound

Announcing Bluz, our first board developed by a Spark community member. Now Spark does BLE!

Written By
Zach Supalla

Meet the Electron: a cellular dev kit with a simple data plan

Announcing Spark's latest solution - this time for cellular products.

Written By
Zach Supalla

WarSting: A Wi-Fi scanning sword for Hobbits.

We hacked a toy sword to make it turn blue near unsecured Wi-Fi networks.

Written By
Zach Supalla

Holiday Cheer Lights

Power your lights with Holiday Cheer from the Internet!

Written By
David Middlecamp

Introducing the $19 Photon

Our new tiny Wi-Fi development kit, based on Broadcom's WICED architecture

Written By
Zach Supalla

Blink an LED with Javascript

Use SparkJS to easily connect to your Spark Core.

Written By
Christine Sunu

Controlling the connection

Take control of all the things! You can now easily take control of the connection on the Spark Core.

Written By
Zach Supalla

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