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Starbucks Works On Coffee Pre-Orders Via App

03/12/2014, Starbucks, who happens to be the largest coffee shop operator in the world, has certainly taken a fair number of steps in the past to make sure that they will remain on top of things where technology is concerned. In fact, we just talked about how the...

Starbucks Allows You To Tip Baristas Now

03/11/2014, Whenever one receives good service, it is always the courteous thing to mention “thank you”, as well as leave a tip on the table to boot. Well, in this world where virtual payments are catching on in popularity, we have received word that from next...

Starbucks iOS App To Get New Security Features

01/16/2014, You might have heard about the glaring security flaw in Starbucks mobile payment iOS app. A security researcher found that the app was storing information such as usernames, email addresses and even passwords in unencrypted plain text. The company claimed...

Starbucks Mobile Payment App Stores Credentials As Plain Text Files

01/15/2014, There is a lot of concern over the security of our personal data these days, what with the NSA spying on us and retailers like Target and Neiman Marcus having their security compromised and customer data stolen, so the last thing we really need is to find...

Starbucks Allows Twitter Users To Buy Coffee For One Another

10/28/2013, Twitter has been used for several years now as a major form of communication between a person and their followers, but in recent years, we’ve seen the service be used by brands to reward customers with real-world goods for the cost of a tweet....

Starbucks’ AT&T Wi-Fi To Be Replaced By Google

07/31/2013, When one goes to any of the numerous Starbucks coffee joints around the world, chances are your favorite brew would taste more or less the same throughout the entire franchise, and we do know that Starbucks has tried to be at the front of technological...

Square Makes Card Readers Available At Starbucks For $10

01/03/2013, When you make a trip to Starbucks, a coffee beverage is probably one of the first things one your mind. Depending on the circumstances, you might decide to treat yourself with a pastry. But if you were looking for a credit card reader that allows you to...

Starbucks now allowing Square Wallet payments

11/08/2012, Starbucks, the popular Italian-style coffeehouse chain, has announced today that it will begin accepting mobile payments through Square’s Square Wallet in around 7,000 Starbucks stores. The “aromatic” announcement follows after Starbucks and...

Starbucks in-store wireless smartphone charging debuts in Boston

10/30/2012, Folks in Boston who love drinking coffee while modding with their smartphones will be happy to know that Starbucks has just rolled out a series of wireless smartphone charging stations in Boston. The world-renowned Italian-style coffeehouse chain has...

Starbucks customers can pay with Square Wallet in November 2012

10/04/2012, If you are a frequent customer of the gourmet coffee chain Starbucks, then you might be interested to hear that you will be able to pay for your coffee using Square Wallet from November this year onwards. This would mean approximately 7,000...

Starbucks and Square team up for payment solution

08/07/2012, Starbucks, the coffee giant has decided to team up with Square in order to accelerate mobile payments in a groundbreaking partnership in order to further stimulate small business growth, while attempting to enhance the payment experience for millions of...

Starbucks Cup Magic AR app updated for Valentine’s Day

02/06/2012, Remember the Starbucks Cup Magic app that was released last year in conjunction with the holiday season? Well it looks like the app has been given an update just in time for one of the most celebrated events worldwide: Valentine’s Day. The app now...