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Web-enabled NeoPixels Using Particle + Octoblu
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Control NeoPixels from the cloud! Connect them to anything! Trigger from your IOS/Android/Web and even Android Wear. Uses Photon or Core.

Intel Edison + Octoblu
Easy
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Making IoT easy with the Intel Edison and Octoblu

iBeacons + IoT Made Easy w/ Octoblu
Easy
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Create powerful IoT applications with iBeacons using a drag n drop web based interface!

Code-Free IoT w/ the Johnny-Five Connector
Easy
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Turn any Arduino compatible board into an IoT device with the Octoblu Johnny-Five Connector. Visually program with hardware on the web.

IoT Drone Swarm!
Easy
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How to control a Parrot Minidrone (or swarm) from the web! Uses Octoblu and 100$ BLE drones

IoT Air Cannon
Easy
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Build a t-shirt (or w/e else) cannon under 60$ that can be triggered from the web!

IoT Air Cannon

Team Octoblu

Meshblu: Getting IoT Devices to Talk
Easy
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Protip

The easiest and most powerful way to connect devices and apps!

Code-Free IoT with Arduino and The Tentacle on Octoblu!
Easy
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Want to control your microcontrollers in the cloud graphically, without writing any code? Welcome to the Tentacle, from Octoblu.

3D Printed NFC Reader - Cloud Connected
Easy
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Build your own professional looking NFC/RFID reader to build a cloud connected application with Octoblu! Add security and ID to anything!

Octoblu and Wunderbar: Baby Monitor that texts you updates
Easy
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By using Relay's Wunderbar on Octoblu's IoT platform, it was easy to create a simple baby monitor that texts you updates about your baby.

Control Particle Electrons via Octoblu
Intermediate
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The new Particle Electrons are accessible over 3G cellular communications. This means that you can now control them via Octoblu anywhere!

Lightblue Bean + Button + Octoblu
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Attach a button to Octoblu!

How to use Kiosk with Octoblu
Intermediate
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The idea of this tutorial is to help users to use Kiosk in their Octoblu flows.

Using Arduino with Meshblu Virtual Serial Port
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Control and program Arduino boards running firmata through a virtual serial port running on the host machine.

Control your Drone Swarm with Hand Gestures
Easy
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By connecting your Myo armband and Parrot drones to your Octoblu account, you can seamlessly control a swarm of drones with hand gestures.

Use Alexa to Kick Off Automations with Octoblu
Easy
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Protip

By creating a custom skill for Alexa and using an Octoblu Flow, you can easily make your Alexa turn on your lights or get your followers.

Podio Meeting Wemo Coffee Maker with Octoblu
Intermediate
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This project makes a pot of coffee for every Podio meeting you have at your office.

Meditation Stoplight
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Using the Neurosky Mindwave, A Phillips Hue Light and Octoblu to create a meditation stoplight game.

Octoblu and chipKit Uno32 + Motorshield
Easy
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A chipKit Uno32 with a chipKit motorshield on Octoblu's IoT platform. It's an omni-wheeled robot!

Stream Sensor Data to Octoblu with Edison, Pi, etc.
Easy
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If you have a microcomputer that can run Node.js, such as an Intel Edison or Raspberry Pi, you can easily push any sensor data to Octoblu.

Octoblu + PowerSwitch Tail II
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Control a PowerSwitch Tail II with an Arduino through virtual serial on Octoblu's IoT platform.

Twitter Sentiment Detector with Octoblu
Easy
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Blink1 Light changes due to sentiment analysts of twitter home feed.

Brain Controlled Hue Light via Octoblu
Easy
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Control the color of your lights with your brain waves by connecting your Phillips Hue and NeuroSky MindWave to your Octoblu account.

Gesture Controlled Outlet
Easy
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Control your Belkin outlet with a Myo gesture control band using Octoblu's IoT platform.

Local Motors Connected Car
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An open-source, connected Rally Fighter, built on Linux + Meshblu + RasPi + Arduino!

Local Motors Connected Car

by Local Motors Team on localmotors.com

Blinky Tape
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Full instructions

Programming the BlinkyTape over Meshblu

Twitter Controlled Reaper via Octoblu
Intermediate
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There's no better way to say "Happy Octoween" than with your own twitter controlled reaper.

Home Security with SmartThings via Octoblu
Easy
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We will connect a SmartThings outlet and motion sensor to Octoblu. When tripped, Octoblu will turn on a siren, speak text, and send a SMS.

Control Anything with Slack Messages via Octoblu
Easy
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By utilizing Slack Slash Commands and Octoblu Triggers, you can easily start a meeting, control a lightbulb, or even make coffee with Slack.

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