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Web-enabled NeoPixels Using Particle + Octoblu
Easy
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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!

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

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 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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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.

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

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!

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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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.

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.

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.

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.

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!

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.

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

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.

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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Programming the BlinkyTape over Meshblu

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.

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.

Stinker Blinker (IoT Bathroom Detector)
Easy
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The Stinker Blinker will detect whether the bathroom door is closed/open and will turn a siren on/off to indicate vacancy.

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