Particle Updates

Any Particle announcements or special hangouts, such as Particle Matter and Particle Interactions, will be posted here.

Getting Started

Getting started with using the Particle devices, making or programming


Questions and discussions about the hardware aspects of the Particle devices, shields and accessories.


Questions and discussion about the system software that runs on the Particle device itself.

Cloud Connectivity

For discussions about connecting your device and its peripherals to the Cloud.


Questions and discussions regarding the Cloud, API and networking software.

Developer Tools

Discussions of iOS and Android applications for Particle, particularly those involving the Mobile SDK.


This category is for how-tos and tutorials for the Particle devices and related projects.


Welcome to Particle’s discussion board for teachers, students, schools, universities and learners of all kinds!


Discussions that can, but do not necessarily have to relate to Particle and IoT in general.


Discussion between Particle employees, stakeholders, and especially important community members.


The beta category is a place where feedback and conversations about Particle beta programs occur.

The Archive

A collection of archived categories and topics from the Particle Community Forums.


When there is no other category, General is the way to go.


If you're having trouble with your Particle device or the Particle Cloud, here's the place to get help.