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Starbucks iMessage App Updated With Support For Gift Cards

04/04/2017, A couple of weeks ago Starbucks announced that soon, users of Apple’s iMessage platform would be able to send and receive Starbucks gift cards through the messaging app. For those who do frequent Starbucks and also use iMessage, you’ll be pleased to...

Starbucks To Test Store That Only Accepts Mobile Orders

04/02/2017, Starbucks launched its mobile ordering system back in 2015 which allowed users to bypass the line at its stores and pick up their order that they placed and paid for using the mobile app. However, it has been the victim of its own success in one way....

Starbucks Gifts Coming To Apple’s Messages App

03/23/2017, With the introduction of iOS 10, Apple has kind of overhauled its Messages app. Where previously it was an app that allowed users to send and receive SMS or iMessages, the app now does much more and comes with its own app store and stickers where users...

Starbucks App Now Lets Users Order By Voice

01/30/2017, One of the features of the Starbucks app is that it allows users to place an order before they arrive at the store. This means that instead of waiting in line, you’ll be able to make your order and by the time you arrive, you’ll be good to go. But...

This Machine Converts Foreign Currency Into iTunes Credits

01/10/2017, We’ve all been there where upon returning from a holiday in a foreign country, we’re left with spare change that’s just too small to bother changing back to local currency. What we do is we keep it and tell ourselves we can use it for our next trip,...

Starbucks In The US Are Now PokeStops And Gyms

12/08/2016, A couple of days ago, a leaked Starbucks memo seemed to hint that the coffee chain company and Niantic were planning something big, and sure enough those plans have since been revealed. It was initially thought that this could be the highly awaited 100...

100 Pokemon Update Could Be Coming To Pokemon GO This Week

12/06/2016, According to a report from last week, datamining efforts have revealed that Niantic has an update planned for Pokemon GO that will see the release of 100 new Pokemon from the Pokemon Gold/Silver version of the franchise. It was also rumored that the...

Physical Lyft Gift Cards Now Being Sold Via Starbucks

08/09/2016, Next time you’re in a Starbucks, you can pick up a gift card for a popular ride-sharing service along with your coffee. Lyft has made physical gift cards worth $20 that it’s going to sell through Starbucks coffee shops across the U.S. The gift...

Starbucks Launches Their Own Standalone Emoji Keyboard App

04/26/2016, Starbucks is a company known for their coffee (and to a certain extent, their tea selection as well). However the company has dabbled in mobile ventures in the past, such as creating their own Starbucks app that lets customers order coffee in advance, and...

Starbucks App For Windows Phone To Arrive Soon

03/23/2016, Are you a heavy coffee drinker, or perhaps a casual one who loves to hang out at Starbucks no matter where you go simply because you love the consistency of the drinks regardless of which outlet in the many countries in which you have visited? Well, if...

Save Songs You Heard At Starbucks On Spotify

01/19/2016, While you may or may not enjoy the beverages served at Starbucks, if there is one thing that the Starbucks outlets are known for it would be their choice in music, which presumably has been chosen to give off a relaxing and cafe vibe. If you like what you...

Technology Helps Deaf Place Orders At Starbucks Drive-Thru

11/05/2015, Those who are hard of hearing will definitely find ordering food and drinks at a drive-thru to be frustrating or perhaps impossible at times, but it looks like coffee company Starbucks intends to bridge the divide with the help of technology. 28-year-old...

Apple Pay Coming To Starbucks, KFC, And Chili’s

10/08/2015, When Apple Pay was announced, it was actually surprising that Starbucks was not one of the supported retailers. After all Starbucks seems to be pretty well ahead of the technology by introducing the ability to pay using apps and smartphones, so one would...