year:
2020
with:
C. Monster
tools:
JavaScript
for:
experiment

Cuckie

Cuckie is a browser extension to create notifications based on personal browsing behaviors, by storing them in cookies.

Download Chrome extension

Screenshot of Cuckie browser extension interface on Sesame Street background.

Cookies store bits of information about us as we browse the internet, on behalf of companies. Cuckie uses the same technology to let people store personally relevant information and correlate it with their online activities - offline. How nice would it be if companies would offer their customers to set cookies themselves, potentially getting back more valuable data but with conscious consent ...

Screenshot of Cuckie browser extension interface on Youtube background.

While the first prototype is limited to written pop-up notes, the next iteration will include timers and a "drawing-on-page" tool.