Category Archives for "Startups"

Aug 10

My Uber Experience

By Cale Loken | Startups , Technology

my uber experienceMy Uber experience is a good one, I have used Uber multiple times now, but was leery of jumping in. For me, convenience is #1, so although cost is an issue, it isn’t the top one. Like many, Uber seems to be more expensive than a taxi, but it isn’t. After jumping in, I have found that often times Uber is much cheaper than a taxi.

You can literally download the app, enter your credit card and schedule a pick up within 5 minutes. I would recommend getting a coupon code from someone as you will get your first ride free. I have used Uber to take me from my condo in Uptown to my downtown office and both ways is about half the cost of a day of parking downtown. A really nice feature I like about the app is that you can estimate the cost of your trip prior to scheduling a pick up.

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Jun 16

Have You Tried Google Voice?

By Cale Loken | Google , Online Marketing , Startups , Technology

Is Google Voice Worth Using?

Google VoiceAre you a small business owner looking for an office number with voicemail? Or maybe you are working with a company but are often working remotely? There is a great solution for you and that is Google Voice. Google Voice is slick to set up and allows calls from a phone via an app or computer. You can customize your voicemail, including receiving them to your email. Also, you can set up your calls so you can find out who is calling prior to picking up. Another great feature is to have your calls come from one specific number so you know it’s coming in for business.

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