The Daily sat down for a Q&A with Kaan Gunay, M.B.A. ’18, who founded Firefly, a startup that allows rideshare drivers to make money through digital advertising.
A woman reported that a man kissed her without consent after representing himself as a rideshare service driver and picking her up from an East Campus residence on Saturday at around 11:30 p.m.
PostsMore, a new website launched last month by three undergraduates, aims to better connect Stanford students by consolidating a number of student-facing services that are currently spread across a disparate set of popular social platforms, or cease to exist at all. The site, created by Curtis Staples ’20, Akshay Kalose ’20 and Ethan Aldrich ’21, includes features to help students meet new people across campus, organize rideshares and offer academic advice to their peers, among others.
Accessibility depends on two variables: availability and affordability. For something to be accessible, it first must be attainable to the potential customer. Affordability is often the greater obstacle. However, Uber and ridesharing companies have done a good job of being both very available and very affordable; they should be kept.