version 0.37

BBCodes can be used to style the notes of a composition in cuuks:
[b]bolded text[/b], [i]italicized text[/i], [u]underlined text[/u], [s]strikethrough text[/s]

Links Typing any URL into notes will turn it into a link:
Alternatively you can use BBCodes to do the same: [url][/url] or [url=]Example[/url] This way you can now link compositions to a recipe-blog or any [...]

summary for updates 0.32-0.36

Notable features added in versions 0.32 to 0.36 besides bug-fixing

Profile pages. We uploaded a basic version of user profiles. This should give an idea about other users on cuuks. The charts are computed based on compositions that were made public. So far you see: Favorite users (People whose compositions you liked)/Tags of favorite compositions/ [...]

new cuuks version 0.31 is up

A new version of cuuks is up and running- I am happy to announce!

New features are:

#gallery-1 {
margin: auto;
#gallery-1 .gallery-item {
float: left;
margin-top: 10px;
text-align: center;
width: 33%; }
#gallery-1 img {
border: 2px solid #cfcfcf;
#gallery-1 .gallery-caption {
margin-left: 0;

- A simplified start page:
When you start out you can now do two things: Either compose ingredients or look for an existing composition. We [...]

back from that slump

Back from that slump. We were busy with our dayjobs, recently (or evening-job in my case). When we finally found time to work on cuuks – we took it apart and put it back together:



This last screenshot is from the lab version we are working on right now. It’s not working properly, [...]

Splashpage: new login, screenshot and cartoon

The original login was way too complicated – now it’s nice and easy – you can login from the splashpage if you have an account or use the codes that we send out.

So far I am resisting the idea of publishing photos of ingredients and plates. Badly photographed food looks horrible and distracts your [...]

hey, beta testing crowd!

ahh,feeling good again! cuuks is back in beta mode. and it’s in true beta stage – things are missing, crooked and working in weird ways- just they way it should be. we haven’t written a “how-to” yet- so you just have to figure it out yourself. any comments are highly appreciated. so [...]

working behind closed curtains

logo, claim, font, design, texting… a busy week.

for now we are hiding behind our splashpage. behind closed curtains we are still making decisions on frontend design and positioning.

also in the works: tagcloud and a way to share the combined flavour recipes

it’s all major stuff – patience and focus will be key…

i love this [...]

new stuff:

something is happening…

- i can’t wait for visual adjustments. we will decide next week, implement them as soon as possible and hopefully come up with something a bit more exciting for the eye.

- account management: anyone can sign up at the moment – choose and change password and mail contact

- search bar. you [...]

what’s cuuking?

what is it?

It’s a recipe database and a tool to create your own flavor combinations!

Use your intuition, search any term that comes to mind, combine like a chef, use people and places as inspiration, work with what you and others learned in the past and combine… now, right here!

what you can do so far:

- combine [...]

invited beta online!

We have a test version online! We are rolling! Happy, happy!

It’s nice to see an idea rising. Stefan (co-founder/programmer) has been hacking away for the past month, laying the framework for something that might be very spectacular in the near future and Matthias (the designer) just became part of the team and promised to come [...]