Almost a year ago we purchased a Touchsmart PC by HP for our kitchen to run my recipe software, Chef. It has been a great addition to the kitchen and is a perfect match for the software. HP recently revamped the machine with the latest model, and it looks pretty darn cool. If you're looking … Continue reading HP Touchsmart PC
I just released the latest version, 1.3.20, tonight. A few new things include: recipe rating; cooking times; preparation times; better search capability; ingredient preparations; bug fixes; and more bug fixes. If you're a user, go upgrade! If you aren't a user, give it a try! http://www.ejichef.com And now it's midnight, time for bed.
Just a few Chef notes... A couple weeks ago I reported that I had gotten rid of SWREG in favor of E-Junkie with PayPal and Google Checkout. Since then I've processed a couple of orders successfully so it's good to know I didn't break anything. That's always a concern of mine when I make changes … Continue reading Some Chef Updates
A little over a year ago I posted about Payment Processors for taking payment for Chef. Shortly thereafter I went ahead and signed up and integrated with SWREG. Over the past year I have been pretty happy with them regarding the capabilities they provided, as well as their prices - I've been able to accept … Continue reading Bye Bye SWREG
Chef version 1.3 is released! The big change in this release was the conversion over to a tag-based system for Categories (both Recipe Categories and Ingredient Categories). So now instead of going to a separate tab and drag-dropping a recipe into categories, you just type the categries in as a comma-separated list. For example: "eric's … Continue reading Chef 1.3
This is going to be fairly heavy on the tech side, so you've been warned... A couple weeks ago I converted the Chef code to Visual Studio 2008 - not a new .net version, just upgraded the solution and project files to the new format so I could start using the new IDE. I ran … Continue reading Visual Studio 2008 Setup Projects
With just over a day to go on the Poll to the right (The TV show ER: Should it stay or should it go?), it's 8-3 in favor of getting rid of it! Too bad I don't have any pull on the matter. This weekend I'm hoping to get version 1.3 of Chef posted on … Continue reading Tidbits