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The Numbers

The ds106 flow includes syndicated 87842 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. Charlie, You Won!

    This is 4 star audio assignment,”The One-Man Play.” It is audio assignment 567. The instructions were: “Act out a scene from a play by yourself, using different voices for different characters. Have fun with this!” I loved this assignment! The hardest part was choosing which scene to actually do. After lots of time looking at ...

    --Originally published at Kozue Loves AKB48
    Assignment: WarningI describe myself a cookie monster because I really love cookies!It is just so addictive to me.I feel extremely happy when my friends buy Chips Ahoy from America.They usually get me a couple of big box, but I finish ea...
  3. Gram About It

    --Originally published at Special Mission 106
    For my last web assignment this week I decided to end with a two and a half star assignment called create finsta Instagram. I felt this would be another fun and creative activity I could do that would also give me the opportunity to connect my work back to my groups radio show “Girl Power”. […]
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