Andy Baryer - Handy Andy Media
Andy Baryer - Handy Andy Media
DIY Tech Guy
Hygear Hyrope Smart Jump Rope review
Jump ropes are getting smart. They connect to your smartphone and measure your jumps. But are they worth it?
05.05.22 09:15 PM - Comment(s)
From the Inbox - Chafer beetles and preventing raccoons
A look at some pictures sent to me from radio listeners dealing with chafer beetles and raccoons.
03.05.22 05:32 AM - Comment(s)
Hygear Gear 1 Review - Smart Home Gym and Fitness System with Adjustable Resistance
Fitness equipment is the latest thing to get smart. The Hygear Gear 1 is a pair of smart resistance bands that can track your workouts. Is it worth it?
26.04.22 03:50 AM - Comment(s)
The booming future of the tech industry
What is leading to a surge of new tech jobs? I share my thoughts as part of CKNW's Special Series on the future of work.
19.04.22 05:25 AM - Comment(s)
Muzen OTR Metal Bluetooth Speaker Review | Old school radio design with FM Radio Tuner!
What is old is new again. The Muzen OTR Bluetooth speaker takes inspiration from the past to create a speaker of the future.
17.04.22 10:07 PM - Comment(s)
Elon Musk launches hostile takeover of Twitter
Elon Musk wants to buy Twitter and make it private? Will the board accept his offer? I discuss my thoughts on the Jas Johal show
15.04.22 06:53 PM - Comment(s)
GlobalBC Open House: Smart Home tips
I shared some smart home tips with GlobalBC News
11.04.22 01:21 AM - Comment(s)
How to pair two wireless speakers - Monoprice Harmony Capsule 200 Review
Many Bluetooth speakers have the ability to pair another to create a stereo sound. I tried this out with the Monoprice Harmony Capsule 200.
03.04.22 09:15 PM - Comment(s)
How to Get Rid of Battery Corrosion on Electronic Devices
My beloved Hygrometer stopped working. It was battery corrosion. Here's how you remove it from your electronic devices.
22.03.22 01:04 AM - Comment(s)
Spring Gardening Experiment - Will it work?
Running a little Spring experiment in the new raised garden beds I built. Will it work? We are going to find out.
15.03.22 02:25 AM - Comment(s)
Russians liquidating crypto in the United Arab Emirates as they seek safe financial havens
Russia is using crypto for financial gain as more and more governments around the world impose sanctions against Russian oligarchs.
14.03.22 07:42 PM - Comment(s)
The Great Bitcoin Debate - Round 2
Canadian Prime Ministerial candidate included Pierre Poilievre included Bitcoin as part of his campaign platform. This calls for another debate on the merits of Bitcoin.
14.03.22 07:42 PM - Comment(s)
Community Vegetable Garden Setup - Year 2
Got an early start on the Community Vegetable Garden. This year, I'm using my Handy Andy hack to prevent weeds.
08.03.22 04:15 AM - Comment(s)
DIY Outdoor watering system - Video Tour
A look at the new DIY irrigation system I built to create self-watering garden beds. My dream of never watering plants again is one step closer!
01.03.22 02:42 AM - Comment(s)
How to setup an additional water spigot - My DIY watering system
I'm building an epic self watering garden system. Here's a behind the scene look at the first step, building new spigots from fence posts
22.02.22 05:42 AM - Comment(s)
How to get free material for DIY Projects
I'm always on the lookout for reclaimed lumber. I got some old fence panels form a friend to build raised garden beds.
15.02.22 03:54 AM - Comment(s)
The Great Bitcoin Debate
I was asked to join a debate about Bitcoin on CKNW. I argued that it is not Gold 2.0 but rather fools gold because, unlike real gold, it has no inherent value.
14.02.22 06:02 PM - Comment(s)
My logo in a Kinetic Art Cofee Table - Sisyphus Kinetic Sand Table
A listener of The Shift Radio show on GlobalNews Radio contacted me with an offer I could not resist.
02.02.22 03:25 AM - Comment(s)
Beats Fit Pro Review - The best wireless headphone for jump rope fitness?
Apple is releasing the new Beats Fit Pro in Canada with pre-orders starting today. I had a chance to test them out with a jump rope.
24.01.22 06:31 PM - Comment(s)
Microsoft to buy Activision-Blizzard in massive $68.7B deal
Microsoft shocked the world by paying nearly $70 billion for Activision Blizzard. I spoke on the Jas Johal show to break it all down.
19.01.22 07:14 AM - Comment(s)