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  1. Welcome to Camp Magic Macguffin

    For the Summer 2012 version of ds106, Alan Levine and Martha Burtis led a group of campers through 10 week experience at the virtual Camp Magic Macguffin, where some rather, um, expected stories emerged as well as mysteries from Shed #4.

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The Numbers

The ds106 flow includes syndicated 40764 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.

Wire106: It’s all in the ds106 game, yo.

Image credit: Andrew Forgrave


They’re Here… The Open ds106 Course

ds106 poster by Jim Groom

ds106 poster by Jim Groom

Random Sampling the Past ds106 Flow

  1. Some changes a’coming…

    --Originally published at Patty Papers
    Living here in Hawaii this past year has been a wonderful experience. I am grateful for the opportunity to work with the staff and students at Maryknoll School;  teaching in a one-to-one laptop school was an awesome experience!             My husband is retiring from the US Navy and our family […]
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    --Originally published at
    I saw Todd Conaway’s assignment to make a poem of Twilight Zone titles. At first I tried pulling out titles that rhymed, to see if I could put them together into something that resembled a poem. Then I thought that would … Continue reading
  3. Four Icon Challenge

    --Originally published at Baez Blog
    This one might be a little on the easy side. Chose some obvious pictures and had trouble thinking of 4 to match the movie. Take a wild guess!
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