tech »

Balzac’s Coffee Roasters Follows Starbucks, Launches Mobile Payment and Loyalty App

Balzac’s Coffee Roasters Follows Starbucks, Launches Mobile Payment and Loyalty App

CoffeeandBean.com March 8, 2015 0

Following in the footsteps of Starbucks, Balzac’s Coffee Roasters this week announced the launch of a mobile app featuring mobile payment and a loyalty program available for iPhone and Android smartphones. The Balzac’s app,

Read More »
Digital tip jar coming to a coffee shop near you

Digital tip jar coming to a coffee shop near you

CoffeeandBean.com September 20, 2014 0

The tip jar at coffee shops is often an embarrassment for the kind of people who pay for everything with their credit cards and rarely have small change on hand. The electronic DipJar, a

Read More »
Starbucks Integrates Uber into App Redesign

Starbucks Integrates Uber into App Redesign

CoffeeandBean.com September 10, 2014 0

Your venti iced latte now comes with a ride to and from Starbucks if you’re too under-caffinated to walk. In the most recent update of their mobile application, Starbucks integrated a specific Uber button.

Read More »
This Alarm Clock Wakes You Up by Brewing a Fresh Cup of Coffee

This Alarm Clock Wakes You Up by Brewing a Fresh Cup of Coffee

CoffeeandBean.com August 3, 2014 0

Wouldn’t you hate your alarm clock so much less if it woke you up with a steaming hot cup of joe? Like, you’d still hate it a little, because waking up is the worst,

Read More »
Saving the Coffee Industry by Running It Like Silicon Valley

Saving the Coffee Industry by Running It Like Silicon Valley

CoffeeandBean.com July 16, 2014 0

Michael Jones is on a mission to save coffee. The self-described serial entrepreneur says that swift action is required to ensure ready access to the world’s favorite way of consuming caffeine. Earlier this year

Read More »
Tech’s Tireless Obsession: Fancy Coffee

Tech’s Tireless Obsession: Fancy Coffee

CoffeeandBean.com July 8, 2014 0

Barry Goffe marketed business software at Microsoft for more than a decade, fueled by enough coffee to fill a hot tub. Java flowed so deeply through Goffe’s veins that he and his team of

Read More »