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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

A letter from the CEO

Zach Supalla, Spark's CEO, shares some important updates about the company.

Written By
Zach Supalla

Flashing Firmware with Spark Libraries

A simple way to package and reuse Spark firmware code

Written By
Joe Goggins

Spark and Pebble – BFFs in the IoT

Spark joins forces with Pebble at Maker Faire 2014 to showcase what the Internet of Things can look like when people collaborate.

Written By
Zach Supalla

Spark.subscribe + spark.hackster.io

Core-to-Core pub-sub push messaging released in core-firmware v0.2.2, and there's a new Spark Projects site powered by hackster.io!

Written By
Zachary Crockett

Patch Planning + Heartbleed + v0.2.1

The cloud team goes into the war room to prep for TI's release, and Heartbleed helps us learn about certificates.

Written By
Zachary Crockett

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