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The Numbers

The ds106 flow includes syndicated 87756 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.

DS106 Never Parked

DS106 just keeps going and going… See where it’s been before.

They’re Here… The Open ds106 Course

ds106 poster by Jim Groom

ds106 poster by Jim Groom

Random Sampling the Past ds106 Flow

  1. Little Rosie Gallery

    --Originally published at Digital Storytelling
    This is my little snuggle muffin! <3 She is the sweetest baby! But also a stinker. She likes chew on the baseboards and go through the trash. But she also loves to dance with you and play ball! For the assignment I practiced using different ...
  2. Way Down in The Hole…Lotta Video! – Week 11-12 Summary

    --Originally published at Digital Barrage:
    Way Down in the Hole-Lotta Video Over a two week period, we were required to do  a plethora of video assignments totaling at least 16  stars worth!    We also were required to do at least two daily creates each. Introductions: The introductions which I had done this week included my two posts for a video …
  3. The Poem in the Mirror

    --Originally published at Getting a Happy Digital Life
    It all started with the Daily Create, which challenged us to look in the mirror. I posted this picture of me doing a mirror selfie. In another country, Scotland, I believe, John Johnston picked it up on the Daily Create site (and by default Flickr), and he wrote an art critique of it: In it, […]
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