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7 Ways to Save Money on Your Commute in British Columbia

Has anyone ever been as excited for a year to come to an end? It’s been a wild ride, to say the least. But to say we’ve all been impacted by the pandemic in the same way would be wrong. We haven’t. Some people are struggling far more than others and can really use all the help they can get.  So if there’s a way to keep some money in your pocket or show someone else how they can save some money, we should do that. And that’s really what we’re trying to do. Commuting to work is still

By |November 23rd, 2020|Categories: Essentials, Money Saving|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

7 Ways to Save on Your Commute in Ontario

The word “normal” needs to be suspended from our vocabulary, at least for the foreseeable future. There’s nothing normal about this pandemic and its impact on our lives, and waiting for a return to normalcy assumes that everything will go back to the way it was. Hope is never a bad thing, but we have to deal with reality. And the reality is that life is different. The way we work, how we socialize, and how we travel and commute have all been unprecedented. To that last point, commuting to work has become a necessary evil for front-line workers,

By |November 23rd, 2020|Categories: Essentials, Money Saving|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