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The Numbers

The ds106 flow includes syndicated 66782 distributed blog posts created by our participants since December 2010 when Jim Groom blogged the idea of ds106 as an open and online experiment.

Stuff to Try

Assignment Bank

Explore more than 400 800 media assignments created for and by members of ds106. Try one at random or add your own.

The Daily Create

Each day you get a new creative challenge in photo, drawing, audio, video, or writing form, that you can do in 20 minutes or less. Every day since January 8, 2012. Want a taste? Try one at random.

ds106 Radio

Our own open free form internet-based radio station, broadcasting shared music, recordings, cross casts from other stations, as well as live broadcasts from community members. Learn how to tune in and how to grab the mic.

Remix Machine

And now for something completely different! Interpret a random remix of the ds106 assignments. Make a new twist on an existing ds106 assignment.


The best of ds106! A site designed by ds106 students to showcase the works of others. Nominate anyone’s creations in ds106 that inspires you or explore it to become inspired.

Spring 2017: Mission 106


They’re Here… The Open ds106 Course

ds106 poster by Jim Groom

ds106 poster by Jim Groom

Random Sampling the Past ds106 Flow


    The New York Football Giants are heading to Super Bowl 46 on 05 February to face the New England Patriots in what is sure to be one hell of a football game!! Learn more about Super Bowl 46. Congrats New York Giants! Photo cred.
  2. Commentary on Final Project

    --Originally published at Mis-Tery's World
    Isabella’s Story This story was actually based on a true story. It meant a lot to me to actually finish this assignment. Isabella’s character was actually a family friend of mine who I used to live with. She’s exactly as described in the story, a fragile innocent girl who got trapped by hollywoods idea of […]
  3. Lexi

    --Originally published at Let's Make Some Art, Dammit
    February 13, 2015. Just another cat photo, you say. Well, yes. But it's my first upload from my new Nikon D750, and if you look at the full size version of the photo you'll appreciate what this camera can do. As I said to the guy at Ivan's, I'm going ...
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