Brewing Coffee Tips And Tricks

Simple Tricks for Making the Perfect Cup of Coffee

By on June 25, 2015 at 8:30 AM.

Simple Tricks for Making the Perfect Cup of Coffee

You don’t need to go to Starbucks to get a great cup of coffee — instead, you can brew your own that’s just as good, provided you follow a few simple steps. Consumer Reports has put together a guide for making “exceptional” coffee that includes five easy tips that everyone should follow, although at least a couple of them are common sense. More →

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Greatest Study Ever Reveals Coffee May be Good for Your Penis

By on June 18, 2015 at 5:20 PM.

Greatest Study Ever Reveals Coffee May be Good for Your Penis

This goes to all men out there: You really should drink more coffee, regardless of whether you like it or not. In fact, if you don’t already, you might want to start right away. The coffee you drink today might help you not only manage stress better on a daily basis, but also give you strong, healthy erections.  More →

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Starbucks’ new Frappuccino drinks include Red Velvet Cake and Cotton Candy

By on June 9, 2015 at 8:55 AM.

Starbucks’ new Frappuccino drinks include Red Velvet Cake and Cotton Candy

Can’t have enough of Starbucks Frappuccinos? Well, you’re in luck, as the company has just unveiled six new drool-worthy flavors that it’s adding to its impressive collection, including Red Velvet Cake and Cotton Candy. More →

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Coffee Memory Benefits Study

Yet another way coffee will improve your life

By on February 7, 2014 at 3:00 PM.

Yet another way coffee will improve your life

We all know coffee is good for us and that it’s just a matter of time before scientific studies everywhere confirm this. Now, it looks like we’re one step closer to this glorious day because researchers have found coffee apparently improves one’s long-term memory. According to a study from the journal Nature Neuroscience, study participants who received caffeine were better at remembering images shown to them a day before. More →

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Starbucks Android app launches for mobile payments

By on June 16, 2011 at 12:48 AM.

Starbucks Android app launches for mobile payments

Are you Android users jealous of all of your friends using their iPhones to buy frappuccinos? Take a sigh of relief — on Wednesday Starbucks launched its Android application that will allow you to walk into one of 6,800 Starbucks or 1,000 Target locations and buy your choice of coffee without having to reach for your wallet. When you’ve made your selection, all you have to do is hold your phone up so that the barista can scan a special barcode presented on your phone’s screen. The best part? You can refill your Starbucks card directly from the app itself. It’s available for free in the Android Market now for devices running Android 2.1 or newer. More →

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Starbucks to offer free Wi-Fi in Canada, too

By on June 30, 2010 at 3:07 PM.

Starbucks to offer free Wi-Fi in Canada, too

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Thanks to a partnership with Bell, Starbucks Canada has announced that it will be joining its American brethren in offering free Wi-Fi to all customers come July 1st. A one-click login system means that passwords and users names are not required. Anyone planning to waste away Canada Day holed up in a Starbucks with an iPad and Frappuccino in hand?

P.S. Are we the only ones that find it odd that Starbucks would take the time to mention that its free Wi-Fi is perfect for people who are unemployed? More →

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Starbucks offering free Wi-Fi access at all U.S. locations starting July 1st

By on June 14, 2010 at 2:53 PM.

Starbucks offering free Wi-Fi access at all U.S. locations starting July 1st

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According to their latest tweet, Starbucks will be opening up their Wi-Fi to everyone. No registration and it’s 100% free. Not bad, Seattle, not bad.

We’re very excited to announce that coming July 1st: Free. 1 click. No registration WIFI at all US locations! :-)

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Maybe they don't hate each other?

By on March 26, 2010 at 4:28 PM.

Maybe they don't hate each other?

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There has been quite a bit of noise around the purported relationship, or lack thereof, between Apple CEO Steven P. Jobs and Google CEO Eric E. Schmidt. The reported “feud” is based on a series of events — namely Google releasing a phone OS, Schmidt stepping down from Apple’s board, and Jobs calling Google’s motto “bullshit” — but it has yet to impact any services or products the two companies offer. Apple still bundles its iPhone OS with Google as the default search provider, as well as the “Google Maps” program, and Google still develops Google Earth, Maps, Search, etc. for the iPhone platform. The alleged tiff has led to some great cartoons though; take this Daniel Adel, New York Times offering: More →

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