Mobile devices and coffee shops go hand in hand, but what if you need a charge? Carry your cord around and then look for that one open outlet behind a couch somewhere? In the near future, you could charge your tablet or phone just by sitting it on a table or counter. Duracell and Starbucks have teamed up to bring this very technology to Boston Starbucks locations, and it could come nationwide at some point.
Keep the wine, I’ll take a triple shot of Mila Kunis.
If you want a little more adult beverage fun with your pick-me-up at Starbucks, the coffee chain announced it will experiment with serving beer and wine, starting with stores in Atlanta and southern California.
The very slight effects of climate change may not immediately be noticeable in your own urban daily lives, but for coffee growers, tiny changes in temperature make a big difference. Coffee is a very picky plant, and only grows well in a few places in the world, and when temperature rises even a tiny amount, or when storms increase by only a tiny amount, it makes a big difference in yield, and now Starbucks is putting out the alarm that the world’s coffee supply could be in serious danger in 10 to 30 years. NOOOOO.
OH FUCK. Cool weather, sweatshirts and the Starbucks pumpkin spice latte. I love you, almost autumn. That is all. Carry on.
If you need more coffee in your coffee, Starbucks is introducing the 31 oz “trenta” size this spring
For those of you who just don’t think that a venti is big enough, come March, Starbucks will be introducing the 31 ounce “trenta” size in the US, to be soon followed up with the 72 oz “il bucketo” with an optional IV drip.