Yo! What Up, Internet!

It's ya boy, Mike Aparicio, a.k.a. Peruvian Idol, coming at you with another website redesign. I write about web design and development, video games, pop culture, basketball, and other things I find interesting.

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After a long career as a company "web guy," I joined Groupon in 2011, where I built our in-house CSS frameworks and currently work on our Design System as a Senior UI Engineer. I enjoy helping companies improve their process and collaboration between design and engineering.


October 17, 2018
Should Painters Sculpt?
In which I ponder that age old question.
September 7, 2018
Driving Your Design System with Tokens
Design tokens are the key to a maintainable, cross-platform design system.
August 26, 2018
Four Years
It's been awhile.