Hi. I'm Einar Egilsson. I...
...am an icelandic software developer.
...moved back to Iceland in 2014, after living for 7 years in Denmark.
...am married to Karen, and we have three children, Daniel, Ellen and Baldur.
...like to build things!
...am active on all kinds of online things, like Github, Twitter, and Facebook.
...can be reached through email.
- Spades, Hearts, Cribbage, Idiot, Go Fish, Whist, Shithead, Switch, Euchre, Crazy Eights, Rummy, Gin Rummy, Spit War
- Solitaire (Klondike), Free Cell, Spider Solitaire, Pyramid Solitaire, Yukon Solitaire, Golf Solitaire, Tri Peaks Solitaire
...sometimes create Visual Studio extensions that do things that I want to do:
- Stop Build On first error
- Diff a piece of selected text against the clipboard
- Generate better names for event handlers
...like .NET, and sometimes create little utilities, or write down tips and tricks related to .NET development:
...sometimes create browser extensions, mostly for Firefox but sometimes for Chrome and Opera as well. My two most popular extension allow people to:
- Automatically redirect from one url to another (client side mod_rewrite)
- Switch search engines by scrolling over the search box
...sometimes contribute to open source projects.
...have played guitar since I was 11, and recently started playing the Ukulele as well. Sometimes I do some development related to that:
...have written a bunch of blog posts.
...and that's it!