I am Daniel James

I am a Christian, a husband, a software developer, and a maker.

I have a fierce passion for problem solving, especially through software development. I am good at designing and implementing simple and complex software solutions. I have weaknesses and failures too. I co-founded a company in 2004 that had to close its doors in 2009. For me, saying "no" is harder than saying "yes." But because of going through a startup failure and taking a "fearless inventory" of myself, I am becoming the best me I can be. Read more »

New Site Design! – December 31, 2013

As a part of my learning Bootstrap, I decided to upgrade my own website's design with a fancy new laquer. Also, my thzinc-a-day photo now shows up, which is something I've been wanting to integrate for a while now. W00t!

More on Budgetcraft – December 30, 2013

I have been sharing some of my vision for and progress on Budgetcraft on the blog. I've gotten the chance to talk to a few more people about it, and it is really helping to solidify what Budgetcraft needs to become. I've also grabbed the Twitter handle, @Budgetcraft, and I would love to join in conversation on gaming, finances, and habits. I look forward to 2014 and all it holds!

Happy New Year!

Announcing Budgetcraft! – August 27, 2013

I am working on a new project that I've dubbed Budgetcraft. While it's not quite ready yet, Budgetcraft will be a budgeting and accounting tool that you will want to use. I'm building a simple but powerful budgeting tool that will help and enourage its users to win at their finances by incorporating elements of gaming into the process.

Want to level up your finances? Get notified of the Budgetcraft launch or sign up for the private beta.