1. Reverend

    Wire 106: Week 16 – Game Over


    Seemed like just yesterday we were preparing for the big adventure that was #wire106.

    But 50 episode of The Wire later, and 2336 posts of awesome, as of this moment, looks like the game is over.

    Given it is finals week, and ds106 has been a ton of work …

  2. Reverend

    Wire 106: Week 15 – Time to Get Real with the Final Projects


    Credit: Imran Ahmed (who rules)

    This is where we start winding down the perpetual motion machine that is #ds106. You all have been on your A-game throughout the semester, but finals are fast approaching and this semester cannot last forever, unfortunately. There will be some wrap-up assignments next week that …

  3. Reverend

    Wire106: Weeks 13 and14 – Re-ups & Mix-mas


    Imran Ahmed Rules!

    Wire Episodes
    Season 4, episodes 5, 6 & 7 (week 13)
    Season 4, episodes 8, 9 & 10 (week 14)

    Video Discussions
    Week 13
    Season 4, Episode 5: Wednesday, 2:00 PM
    Season 4, Episode 6: Thursday, 7:45 PM
    Season 4, Episode 7: Friday, 10:30 AM

    Week 14 …

  4. Reverend

    Wire 106: Week 10 – “Let’s Go to the Videotape”


    Actually, it’s not really tape, it’s all digital these days.

    So now it’s time to start putting all the different digital media we’ve been exploring this semester—photography, design, and audio—into motion. Video is a magical medium in that it combines so many powerful elements into one, but that’s also why …

  5. Reverend

    Wire 106: Week 9 – Inspired


    This week will be dedicated to going back and looking through the work that’s been done in wire106 that has inspired you thus far. And if you have been operating in your own private Idaho, well then consider this the opportunity to break out of your own world and get …

  6. Reverend

    Wire 106: Week 8 – Radio Days


    Image credit: Sarah Kountz’s “Sing along with me — DS106 Radio”

    This week will be dedicated almost entirely to working on and finishing the radio shows.  To this end…

    Blogging Radio Show Progress
    Each member of the group will be required to blog about their progress on the radio show …

  7. paul bond

    Wire106 Week 7


    We’re up to week 7 in Wire106. Jim is out on assignment and tailed a suspect up to NYC, so we don’t have a video for you this time. Here are the details for this week:

    Audio week 1

    Everyone should be part of a group at this time. …

  8. Reverend

    Wire 106: Week 5 – Taking a Closer Look


    This week we will be exploring visual elements of storytelling. And below is a quick list of things to do, followed by some more extensive resources:

    The Wire Episodes: We will be watching episodes 6, 7, and 8 of Season 2 this week. You know where to find them. 12…
  9. Reverend

    Wire 106 Week 4: Listening to Audio


    This week’s assignment and directions were broadcast via #ds106radio earlier this afternoon, and you can listen to that 20 minute discussion for an overview of this week below. Be sure to listen, all the details in that discussion will not be covered in the text of this post.

    First Things …

  10. Reverend

    Week 3: Putting the Digital in Storytelling


    Important: If you haven’t gotten and verified an email from ICANN confirming your domain, login into umw.domains and there should  be a message asking you to resend the email for confirmation—if there isn;t you did it already. Do that ASAP or else your domain will be suspended.

    Below is a …

  11. Reverend

    Wire 106: Week 1 –”The Setup”


    Week 1 Introduction/Setup 8/25
    all work is due midnight August 31, 2014
    The first week is dedicated to getting setup for ds106; install your WordPress site and create other social media accounts such as Twitter, Flickr, SoundCloud, YouTube, etc. Complete Introductions via posts, twitter, Flickr, video, audio, etc. Watch The …

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