This is a quick story about my first real world lesson with coding and how a simple question helped me reshape how I think about designing systems. read full post…
For almost 30 years—starting in the 80s—the introductory computer science class at MIT was 6.001 “Structure and Interpretation of Computer Programs”. Whether you’re a programmer or not, this first lecture by Hal Abelson gives an inspiring intro to the topic of computation. Also a fun dig at APL! read full post…

25 January 2021

Making crosswords in Figma

A Figma file I created for laying out crosswords that uses auto layout and components. Try out the “mini” I created and included at the end. read full post…
It’s easy to use the term “fake news” in friendly conversation to brush off something from a friend or loved one. I’m asking that you consider removing it from your lexicon! read full post…
Some tips on how you can leverage CSS variables (AKA “CSS custom properties”) to customize the “Twenty Twenty-One” WordPress theme. read full post…

Peter Coles

Peter Coles

is a software engineer who lives in NYC who is working on Superset and also GoFullPagemore »

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