Product Features

5 Ways to Make Your Commute Less Stressful During the Pandemic

We’re all trying to adjust. Every day it’s something different that makes us just a little bit hopeful or sends us into a new state of uncertainty. That’s OK. Well, it’s not, but we’re going to do our best to make it work because that’s what we have to do.  And that’s what Rocketman will do. Maybe you need to jump on a bus or streetcar because you have no choice. With all that’s going on right now, what used to be a simple commute can now stir up some anxiety. So our goal is simple; to help take

By |January 25th, 2021|Categories: Product Features|Tags: , |0 Comments

Crowdedness 2.0: Like the Original, but Better

From the people that brought you Transit Crowdedness V1 comes Transit Crowdedness V2!  You might be asking yourself, are you promoting the same feature to me a second time? The answer is yes and no - which is really a non-answer if you think about it... talk about deflection.  Our Crowdedness V1 feature got an amazing response when we launched it in June, but we believe there are always opportunities to make something better. We listened to your feedback to make this a feature you find useful AND easy to use within the app.  Why are we focusing on

By |July 13th, 2020|Categories: Product Features|Tags: , , |0 Comments

A Streetcar Named Discover – Also The Name of Our New Tab

Great Odin's Raven, what is Discover?! Your excitement is palpable. We know what you’re thinking: do these Rocketman weirdos think they can just introduce a new tab whenever they want? Well, no, this tab replaced the Settings tab, which you can now find in the top right corner of your screen. And even though we know the Settings tab was an absolute electric factory, we commit to you that Discover will be EVEN MORE EXHILARATING. … hey Rocketman, get to the damn point.Ok ok, so we know transit can sometimes be a bit of a snoozefest - both literally and figuratively. So

By |June 5th, 2020|Categories: Product Features|Tags: , |0 Comments

Riding (kinda) Solo: Introducing Our New Transit Crowdedness Feature

If you had to say, would you classify yourself as a more of an introvert or an extrovert? Regardless of where you get your energy from – the people around you or by being on your own – we bet it doesn’t come from being surrounded by people on a crowded bus, train or streetcar when all you want to do is get to work on time. For a lot of us, the daily commuting ritual is more of a solo activity where you can zone out by listening to a podcast, play Mario Kart Tour on your phone or

By |May 27th, 2020|Categories: Product Features|Tags: , , |1 Comment

Felt Cute, Might (Not) Delete: Our New UI

Hey, Rocketeers! You may have realized that Rocketman's user interface needed a little love 😬 . We noticed the same thing, which is why we've released "UI 2.0": the same Rocketman you love but in a sexy new sleeve. We've cleaned up a lot of the screens so they display information more clearly. We've also added alert banners to the "Favourites" and "Near Me" screens to make it easier to see when there is a problem on your route.Now, these new features are currently in beta, which means they're only available to an exclusive club of our most beloved users;

By |May 15th, 2020|Categories: Product Features|Tags: , |0 Comments
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You Beta Believe it: Re-Introducing Rocketman’s Beta Program

Hey Commuters - We're excited to announce a relaunch of our beta program for the Rocketman mobile apps!  … but what even is a beta program? A beta program is where a select group of users receive an early release of our app with new updates that no one else has received. Feedback from the users who receive the beta - beta users, if you please - is used to make sure the app is perfect before it goes out to all Rocketman users. This means making sure nothing is broken and that the new features are complete.  How

By |May 13th, 2020|Categories: Product Features|Tags: |0 Comments