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The Numbers

The ds106 flow includes syndicated 74766 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

  1. Spy Kids Video Essay

    --Originally published at The Kpopien
    I never thought that you can make an essay on a film before and after viewing several examples I was proven wrong. I learned how to view a film in a new different light by reading the post titled “How to read a movie post “How to read a movie” and watching YouTube videos by […]
  2. Weekly Summary

    --Originally published at Harvey's Hate Mail
    A couple of daily creates, a couple of video assignments, what is life really but a bunch of things people ask you to do until you break? Here are the links to those things that are going to make me […]
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