Keep track of your expenses - import, categorize and summarize easily.
Written as a single-page HTML5 web app with a node.js backend. Uses mongodb for storage, Twitter Bootstrap and LESS for styling, backbone.js for MVC in the client. Communication is done through socket.io. All very trendy. Very trendy indeed.
I created this to get to play with all the tools, but it might turn into something actually useful.
public/js/config.js and enter your hostname of choice, then start
it by issuing
node app.js and then connect to it.
- TODO: make the configuration more straight forward and allow one to specify the listening port explicitly.
The backend just expects a mongo server to be running and accessible from localhost.
I want to make the Add batch feature smarter and let the user instruct the program how to interpret the different fields.
Some machine learning algorithm should be applied to automatically categorize expenses.
Use some graphing JS library to show stats of ones expenses for each category. This is partly implemented in the
- Emil Stenqvist, @emilisto
- Clean up the search / filter mechanisms; unify them. Right now the
IndexedCollectionwas an approach I came up with after struggling with bad performance. The search was then added afterwards and is implemented more in the view. I want to implement search as well as filtering in the
- Go from categories to tags - that can be assigned in multiples to one expense
- Make server push changes to all clients in realtime. Thanks to the architecture this is a very minor addition.
- Provide a RESTful interface in the backend, and instead make socket.io communicate with this for the real-time updates. This way more apps can be created to communicate with Utgift. E.g. a mobile app.