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Earth Day @ The Coding Space

April 02, 2022

We’ve all heard the standard strategies for reducing our carbon footprint — take the bus instead of driving, reduce red meat, shop local, etc. But we often forget about the impact of our tech. The emissions created by our technology may be less obvious to us, but they’re probably more substantial than you think! In 2018, Bitcoin alone used 0.5% of the world’s energy consumption this year, making…

Digital Easter Eggs

April 02, 2022

In the world of computer programming, an "easter egg" is a digital secret tucked inside a piece of code. Easter eggs often take the form of jokes, features, and messages — like what happens when you Google “flip a coin” in Chrome or when you ask Siri to read you a haiku. This month, in honor of Easter, we're featuring our favorite easter eggs on the Internet!

Six Trans Programmers Who Shattered the Lavender Ceiling

March 01, 2022

Each year on March 31st, the world celebrates International Transgender Day of Visibility, a day to recognize the many contributions that trans individuals have made to every sector of society — and coding is no exception! In most conversations about STEM diversity, many (including us here at The Coding Space) spotlight the lack of women in the industry, but these conversations often treat…