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Starbucks & New York Times Will Deliver News To Your Phone In 2016

07/22/2015, There has always been this imagery offered up in movies and TV shows where we grab a coffee and a newspaper at the same time, thus consuming both our beverage and news together. Now it looks like Starbucks wants to make that imagery real as they have...

Man Hacks Starbucks Gift Card, Creates Money Out Of Thin Air

05/22/2015, Gift cards are handy if you don’t know what to buy someone. It can also be used like a prepaid system like iTunes Gift Cards where you can purchase a $50 card for yourself and limit your app purchases to that amount. However it seems that security...

Spotify And Starbucks Team Up For Better Customer Experience

05/18/2015, Some people go to Starbucks because they like the coffee. Some just go out of convenience because it’s nearby, and some go to Starbucks for the environment, the music, the decor, and so on. Now if you’re the type that enjoys just hanging out at...

Hackers Stole Money From The Starbucks App

05/14/2015, The Starbucks app for mobile devices makes it very easy to order and pay for your coffee, particularly when you’re in a rush, so it’s no wonder that quite a lot of people have their credit cards linked with the app in order to quickly pay for...

Hackers Steal Money From Starbucks Mobile Customers

05/11/2015, While linking credit cards to apps and services does seem like a good idea as it helps make things more efficient, especially since you don’t have to keep entering your credit card details, it can also prove to be rather dangerous. According to a recent...

Starbucks Network Snafu Results In Free Coffee For Everyone

04/24/2015, If you thought that Starbucks’ drinks were always a tad expensive, then today would have been a great day to capitalize on the company’s network outage. It seems that due to the systems going down, the coffee chain’s point-of-sales system was...

Starbucks Delivery To Roll Out This Year, Thanks To Postmates

03/18/2015, Not everyone has an assistant that they can send running to the nearest Starbucks to pick up their favorite beverage for them whenever they want. The closest thing we can probably get to that is by pre-ordering our drinks so that when we arrive at the...

Starbucks App Lets You Reload Your Starbucks Card With Apple Pay

02/11/2015, If you’re a frequent patron of Starbucks in the US, you’re probably more than familiar with the Starbucks app which lets you pay for your drinks without ever needing your wallet, as long as you have enough money in the app to pay for your purchases....

Starbucks UK Begins Rolling Out Wireless Charging Support

01/20/2015, We know that Starbucks has been working to install wireless chargers in its outlets in the US, and if you’re living overseas and are a frequent patron of Starbucks, you will be interested to learn that Starbucks in the UK has recently announced that...

Wireless Charging Bodies A4WP And PMA To Merge Into Single Entity

01/06/2015, Wireless charging is a great idea, although it is an idea that has yet to truly gain traction. This isn’t because customers are resistant to the idea, it’s just that with different wireless charging standards available and with neither one having a...

Verizon Messages Will Soon Let You Send Starbucks eGift Cards

12/15/2014, We’re not sure how many of you guys out there use Verizon Messages, but if you do, you might be interested to learn that the app is about to get an update in the near future that will allow users to send each other Starbucks eGift Cards, so that if and...

Kansas City Starbucks Gets Fastest Wi-Fi

11/03/2014, When it comes to Wi-Fi and Starbucks, those two elements seem to go hand in hand regardless of which country you go to. However, not all of the Wi-Fi speeds are equal when you think about it, and if you happen to drop by the one particular Starbucks...