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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

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The Postman - Witch's Tit

21 May 2020 1 minute read comments lowededwookie

LBRY Video Link It's getting colder here in New Zealand. Here in Taranaki, we're surrounded by mountains to the east and our local mountain, Mount Egmont/Taranaki), to the south. Needless to say, it's icier than a witch's tit. With coronavirus largel...

Saws every shop needs: Mitre saw

21 May 2020 3 minute read comments lowededwookie

If you are new to woodworking then there are some basics that you need to get yourself up and running. While many people on Instagram and YouTube and the like will tell you you need to get hand tools to be professional the reality is quite the opposi...

Saws every shop needs: Scroll Saw

18 May 2020 3 minute read comments lowededwookie

If you are new to woodworking then there are some basics that you need to get yourself up and running. While many people on Instagram and YouTube and the like will tell you you need to get hand tools to be professional the reality is quite the opposi...

Brave might be better than I thought

16 May 2020 2 minute read comments lowededwookie

So I'm sitting on my Mac giving Brave a good run in. I'm logged into TVNZ which is a local television station with a really good online presence. However I started noticing something while watching an episode of Project Blue Book. The blocker in Brav...

Coming back to life

16 May 2020 1 minute read comments lowededwookie

LBRY video link So here's what a city coming back to life looks like. Ghost TownAlert Level 3Alert Level 2 It's amazing how much difference there was between Alert Level 3 then a day later at Alert Level 2

Alert Level 2

16 May 2020 1 minute read comments lowededwookie

LBRY video link So New Zealand is officially in Alert Level 2 which basically means more shops open and less reliance on online shopping. That being said I do feel more people will online shop because it can mean queue jumping and less having to deal...

Saws every shop needs: Rail Saw

12 May 2020 3 minute read comments lowededwookie

If you are new to woodworking then there are some basics that you need to get yourself up and running. While many people on Instagram and YouTube and the like will tell you you need to get hand tools to be professional the reality is quite the opposi...

Why LBRY isn't the YouTube replacement we hope for

8 May 2020 6 minute read comments lowededwookie

First of all don't think this post is going to be a negative rant about LBRY. I'm no affiliate of YouTube and in most respects I'd love to see the platform die. It's only that in my experience LBRY is falling flat. Here's why. Can't embed in Publish0...

Software, not hardware, is what computing is about

3 May 2020 6 minute read comments lowededwookie

So I decided to give 1Password 7 a crack. I had felt no need to upgrade before then because it was doing what I wanted. But I kept reading that 1Password can handle 2FA codes. This intrigued me because currently I use Microsoft Authenticator. It work...

Why I don't believe the NZ economy will break

1 May 2020 4 minute read comments lowededwookie

https://youtu.be/Jd7L3bUJafU First I need to make the statement that I am not an expert with economies. Frankly I despise money because it makes me have to go to work just so that I can pay someone else. I see little of my money that I've worked hard...