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The Numbers

The ds106 flow includes syndicated 90254 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. Just Vine It!

    --Originally published at princess krizzy.

    I chose to do this assignment because I love the idea of Vine. I had an account until Instagram updated its system to have video creations like Vine. I wanted to capture a typical Monday for me when I don’t have any internships or homework. I go to work for ten hours, go home and try to relax if I…

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  2. Lampadato

    --Originally published at bavatuesdays ยป ds106
    Lampadato is an Italian term meaning a sunlight tan, but the way Alan Levine’s translation machine get’s at it is much better: I love this assignment, and it made me go back to an Italian film I watched recently, Gomorrah (2008) … Continue reading
  3. Panoramic Storytelling: Sparking a Friendship

    --Originally published at CT101 Digital Storytelling
    In this week’s assignment, “Panoramic Storytelling With Multiplicity,” we learned about the panoramic feature that is found in our phones. By using that feature, we created a visual story where the subject of the picture is on one side, and then on the opposite side, almost like time travel. With our panoramic image, we created … Continue reading "Panoramic Storytelling: Sparking a Friendship"
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