My new microphone – Behringer C-1U + audio sample

Logitech Laptop Headset H555

Lately, I have been thinking about the audio quality of my voice when I’m recording instructional videos. I have been using the Logitech H555 foldable headset to record the audio in my videos, but as good as the sound quality is in the headset, the microphone quality is only good for Skype conversations in my […]

Getting high PR backlinks for free

I just made a video teaching you how to get high PR backlinks for free, using only free tools! Here’s the video The tools I used are: 1. Google Chrome 2. SEOQuake   Did you like the video? Share it with others using the share bar on the left. If you want to stay updated […]

The Pastors Prayer

Pastors prayer sample

What’s the Pastors Prayer? This is a beer that I made specifically for Travis Goodspeed – aka “The Pastor”. He’s coming to Iceland to speak at a security conference that’s taking place. This beer is a non-IPA IPA .. essentially a low gravity IPA (too low for the style) but with such a hoppy punch […]

Grill + laptop = disaster?

Have you ever wondered what if ...?

Have you ever wondered what would happen if your laptop and your grill had an affair ….? If you lost your computer RIGHT NOW, would you be losing all your data? (read the end..) Well .. it just so happens that I was fortunate enough to learn of what happens after an affair like that..!!

Open reply to Patrick Hollingdale regarding BIABacus

[WARNING: This is a long post .. reading required]   Dear Patrick, (For those of you who do not know who Patrick Hollingdale is, he is also known as Pat, PistolPatch,, Nuff on brewing forums, and probably has many more pseudonyms. He is the owner and dictator of the forum)   I write […]

DIY telephone handset-headset switch box

Telephone headset switch schematic diagram

I wanted to do something a  bit different one day at work (I had been working like a crazy man and had to give my brain something completely different to do to keep my sanity), so I decided that I wanted to be able to use a computer headset instead of the handset at work. […]

Did SendMail screw your server?

Recently I got a phone call about a Solaris server being unresponsive. I immediately went to investigate and soon found out that SendMail had been sending tons of e-mails (however it couldn’t send it anywhere so everything was stuck in the spool directory…). The server was unable to boot up normally, fsck gave the error […]

No brew for a while …..

Unfortunately I haven’t been able to brew for some time now, but one of my last beers is still aging. This beer was supposed to be a Christmas beer, but I put too much mint in it (waiting for it to age off). You can see the recipe here: Christmas Chocolate Mint Stout

The first post on this website.. Introductions

Since this is my first post, I will introduce myself to you, the reader. Who am I? My name is Sigurður and I live in Iceland. I have lived in Iceland for all my life, and I quite like it. I work as a service engineer in the medical imaging industry. My work revolves mostly […]