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lowededwookie

I am also known as Wooden Wookie and The Postman. This blog is more of a general blog of random thoughts shaped by my life.

Joined April 2020 36 Followers

lowededwookie

Why Fusion 360 beats Sketchup

18 Jun 2020 1 minute read comments lowededwookie

When I decided my woodworking needed to have a design component to them I looked around for all sorts of CAD software. I had mostly had experience with 2D CAD systems and pen and paper but I wanted to have a 3D drawing that I could move around and s...

More moving away from YouTube to LBRY

16 Jun 2020 1 minute read comments lowededwookie

With the move from YouTube to LBRY completed for The Postman I've started to make the move of my YouTube library LBRY for my Wooden Wookie channel. I'll slowly add the posts here over the next few days so I hope you enjoy them. The first video is thi...

Alert Level 1

16 Jun 2020 1 minute read comments lowededwookie

It's been a week since we went to alert level 1. Life is slowly getting back to normal here in New Zealand. This past weekend we went to a farewell party for friends of our with 30 or 40 people all of whom wore no masks. It was awesome despite the l...

Crypto mining on a Mac is a waste of time

13 Jun 2020 1 minute read comments lowededwookie

In my post Trying my hand at mining btc I mentioned that I was trying to mine BTC using CryptoTab Browser. I've since given up on that because it sucked the freaking life out of my Mac by making the kernal_task service go rogue. I've since found out...

30 Day Playlist

12 Jun 2020 2 minute read comments lowededwookie

I just recently completed the 30 Day Music Challenge on Instagram. This is my playlist Day 1: A song you like with a colour in the title I See Red - Split Enz (7 World's Collide version featuring Eddie Vedder) Day 2: A song you like with a number in...

Two projects on the go

10 Jun 2020 2 minute read comments lowededwookie

It's been a while since I've added anything to this blog. With COVID-19 on the blocks you'd think I had plenty of time to concentrate on my woodworking but unfortunately I got deemed to be an essential worker and that meant that I had to work. We als...

Hive vs Publish0x - Don't pit them against each other

8 Jun 2020 2 minute read comments lowededwookie

I read with interest this post here from costanza about the pros of Publish0x over Hive. I have to admit that I agree on all his points except there's some benefits to Hive as well that I'm finding. Publish0x is by far and away the better platform fo...

Trying my hand at mining BTC

7 Jun 2020 1 minute read comments lowededwookie

My knowledge of computers is pretty good. I spent 18 years of my working life in IT as the guy who fixes everything but I have to admit when it comes to financial stuff I'm not so knowledgeable. If I'm being honest I hate money. It seems to be a for...

He met a girl with the tattoo too

29 May 2020 1 minute read comments lowededwookie

LBRY Video Link Doing two runs this week and next due to one of our guys taking time off to get two tattoos and go visit family. Personally I don't really get tattoos. You've got something reasonably permanent that, if it was done wrong, is with you...

Grammarly can butt my kiss

23 May 2020 1 minute read comments lowededwookie

I have to admit that I'm getting more and more frustrated by Grammarly the more I use it. For instance it seems like every word and phrase needs either a comma or a hyphen.   Check out some of these gems:   These are some of the gems this app give...