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The Numbers

The ds106 flow includes syndicated 85498 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. Radio Lab: Killer Empathy

    Radio Lab Killer Empathy From the very beginning they caught my attention with the kind of music that lets you know, something is about to happen. They also drew you in with their quirky comebacks to one another that lightened the mood. The background story to this particular short was one that many would find ...
  2. Final Post Summary!!

    --Originally published at LiniTot
    FINAL PROJECT: I did my Final Project on Remy the rat from ratatouille. I originally wrote up my plan for Happy Feet, but thinking about it more, after seeing an Ad for Ratatouille, I got inspired and its still one … Continue reading
  3. Big Money, No Whammies?

    --Originally published at jacobstephanie
    Most people who dabble with the online gambling world have, in one way or another, come in contact with Bodog Entertainment Group.  This also applies to most internet billionaires that have faced troubles with legality, they have likely heard the name Calvin Ayre. Calvin Ayre was recently indicted by the U.S. Attorney in Baltimore, but why? … Continue reading
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