LowededWookie | Publish0x


Random access to my brain. This blog has photos by me, words by me, and thoughts by me.

Bathroom renos and more

17 Oct 2021 4 minute read 2 comments lowededwookie

It's been a while since I've been here. Work has got out of hand lately with people leaving and their roles needing filling. We were embarking on doing some landscaping but, winters here in Taranaki suck. It's been very wet and wild, so we moved our...

Eve Echoes - Industrial Disease

2 Oct 2021 5 minute read 0 comments lowededwookie

Players in Eve Echoes manufacture everything. Every ship, every module, even player owned stations have players manufacturing them. Sure, some ships get provided by the game. For example there is no way to make Civilian equipment. The racial basic sh...

Why Apple is NOT a monopoly

17 Sep 2021 9 minute read 0 comments lowededwookie

Apple is often accused of being a monopoly. To understand why, you first need to look at their history. We know that Steve Jobs and Steve 'Woz' Wozniak started Apple in Job's garage. The company grew, took on John Sculley, and started work on the Mac...

Eve Echoes - In the beginning

10 Sep 2021 4 minute read 0 comments lowededwookie

When you create a new character you're given three main questions - race, tribe, and gender. While none of these matter in the grand scheme of things, they do help set who you become in-game. So let's get started. I'm going to choose Minmatar because...

Eve Echoes - Bringing the MASSIVE to Massive Multiplayer Online Role Playing Games

5 Sep 2021 6 minute read 0 comments lowededwookie

Eve Echoes is the biggest game in the mobile world. I'm not talking big as in "most popular". I'm talking about big as in this game is huge. Most MMORPGs cover a vast area on feet. The problem is that you can go for a literal 24 hour day and not see...

New Zealand’s Lockdown part two irritates me but not for the reason you would expect

24 Aug 2021 2 minute read 0 comments lowededwookie

Roughly eighteen months ago New Zealand went into Alert Level 4. At this level a lockdown of the entire nation occurred. Many thought it was a stupid idea, including much of New Zealand. We looked at what Australia was doing and asked why aren’t we d...

Why Upland needs Hawera

30 Jun 2021 4 minute read 1 comment lowededwookie

Hawera is my hometown. I grew up on one of the busiest streets in town - Glover Road. It was an interesting road. For one it fed the business part of town so trucks went past often. It is also where the railroad goes past so we got trains even in the...

Why Uplands needs New Plymouth

28 Jun 2021 4 minute read 1 comment lowededwookie

If you look at a map of New Zealand you will see a big bulge on the left hand side. This area is the province of Taranaki. If you see and aerial photo of the region it looks like a tit. This is because of Mount Egmont/Taranaki. I grew up calling it...

A funny thing happened on the way to the forum

25 Jun 2021 1 minute read 0 comments lowededwookie

The other day one of the admins on Publish0x posted this article: https://www.publish0x.com/publish0x-official-blog/towards-long-term-sustainability-tipping-rates-cut-tipping-t-xdgyzyg On the 28th June 2021 ETH will no longer be available for tipping...

How to write good and stuff

23 Jun 2021 4 minute read 1 comment lowededwookie

I'm seeing more and more, people complaining about tipping. I'm seeing this across the board on noise.cash, read.cash, and even Publish0x. But when you read the complaints you start to see that these people are their own worst enemy. So you write a p...