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The Numbers

The ds106 flow includes syndicated 69127 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. Brain storming for final project

    Well I’ve been thinking about what I would like to do for my site basically since I first joined this class and surprise surprise it’s anime related. Something I don’t normally get to do is have an in-depth discussion on all the animes I’ve seen throughout there years. My thoughts on plot events, character development ...
  2. More of a Godless perspective

    Too much god for one hour.... Loved the woman's story about her search for god.... as a knowledgeable adult.  Her childhood perspective was all but shattered by the very book that is preached everywhere in America today.  Maybe it is a good thing its so long or more people would get their religous socks knocked ...
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