Is Now Because There Were Too Many Sparks

Zach Supalla, founder of Spark, has just announced they’ve changed their name to Particle. While this state of matter transfer from plasma to solid is uncommon in physics, this name change was n

Spark Labs Raises $4.9 Million For An Internet Of Things OS

Spark Labs, the same folks who made this open-source Nest-like thermostat, has raised $4.9 million in Series A funding led by Lion Wells Capital, and with participation from O'Reilly AlphaTech Venture Hackers Make An Open-Source Nest Thermostat

Sure it's not made of metal nor did it convince Google to give its creators billions of dollars, but dammit if this isn't a cool hack. The folks at <a target="_blank" href="">Spark