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This Is What A Starbucks For Impatient People Looks Like

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 05.01.2015 | Taste

In the latest example of our culture needing to take a moment and slow down, Starbucks opened its first-ever "express format" store Thursday on Wall S...

Feeling Trapped by Your Smart-Phone? Go Techno-Commando....

Paul LaRosa | Posted 04.07.2015 | Technology
Paul LaRosa

I never thought of that as freedom back then because there were no smartphones tracking our every move. We've all become techno-slaves and, being without one even temporarily, felt like I had all the freedom in the world.

Starbucks Baristas Stop Writing 'Race Together' On Cups

AP | CANDICE CHOI and TOM KRISHER | Posted 03.22.2015 | Business

NEW YORK (AP) — Starbucks baristas will no longer write "Race Together" on customers' cups starting Sunday, ending a visible component of the compan...

Jason Linkins

So That Happened: Aaron Schock's Resignation Shockingly Doesn't Fix Washington Corruption | Jason Linkins | Posted 03.21.2015 | Politics

So, that happened. This week, the GOP released budget proposals and it's good news if you like massive cuts in discretionary spending and a bloated de...

Starbucks' New Delivery Service Raises Important Logistical Questions

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir & Alison Spiegel & Carly Ledbetter & Kristen Aiken | Posted 03.19.2015 | Taste

We need answers.

Starbucks Delivery To Start In Seattle, New York City

AP | By CANDICE CHOI | Posted 03.18.2015 | Taste

NEW YORK (AP) — Starbucks says it will start delivering to customers in select parts of Seattle and New York City later this year. Th...

Children's Letters to Starbucks Baristas

Spencer Green | Posted 03.18.2015 | Comedy
Spencer Green

Dear Starbucks Barista: Does God exist and why does He allow so many bad things to happen in the world? --Suzanne

Starbucks Is Introducing Cold Brew Coffee

The Huffington Post | Alison Spiegel | Posted 03.12.2015 | Taste

Just in time!

This Plantable Coffee Cup May Change The Way You See Waste

The Huffington Post | Katie Sola | Posted 03.04.2015 | Green

A plantable coffee cup studded with native seeds could change the way coffee drinkers see their trash, as well as green up urban and deforested areas....

Starbucks Launches New Double-Smoked Bacon, Cheddar, And Egg Sandwich

The Daily Meal | Posted 02.24.2015 | Taste
The Daily Meal

The coffee-centric company is looking to diversify its menu and double food sales within the next five years. Challenges Starbucks and Peet's Coffee to Use Organic Milk

Annie Spiegelman | Posted 04.23.2015 | Green
Annie Spiegelman

Scott Blankenship, founder and CEO of, a social activism startup based in Berkeley, California, is concerned about the health risks and antibiotic-laden milk.

Every Drink At Starbucks, Ranked

Thrillist | Posted 04.11.2015 | Taste

Starbucks has roughly 50 drinks on its menu and infinity ways to customize them, but you've probably only had a fraction.

Could Coffee Be an Apt Symbol for Innovation?

Karthik Rajan | Posted 03.25.2015 | Business
Karthik Rajan

In today's connected world where kids may text each other even when they are walking side by side, the age old charm of conversations over coffee still hold its relevance.

'Twas The Day After Christmas

Shruti Eva Saini | Posted 02.25.2015 | Business
Shruti Eva Saini

It's a common emerging theme -- unleashing products for a holiday in an accelerated non-sequential order (with so much Christmas stimuli in stores in November I often found myself wondering what happened to Thanksgiving) -- but who is causing and reinforcing this trend?

'Blank Space' Parody Is A Sleep-Deprived Mom's Ode To Coffee

The Huffington Post | Caroline Bologna | Posted 12.10.2014 | Parents

From staying up all night with the baby to those never-ending piles of laundry and dishes, parenting is tough work that results in some serious sleep ...

Soon You'll Be Able To Order And Pay For A Latte Before You Even Get To Starbucks

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 12.05.2014 | Business

First wireless charging stations, now mobile ordering? Yep, Starbucks is all about technology these days, and you'll soon be able to place your coffee...

Bible-Based Campaign Aims to Pay-it-Forward This Holiday Season

Rabbi Daniel Cohen | Posted 01.25.2015 | Good News
Rabbi Daniel Cohen

Will you make a difference in someone's life this Thanksgiving weekend? Beyond the football, the turkey, family and friends, will you take the time to make someone's day?

Two Former Baristas on What You Can Learn From Working at Starbucks

Quora | Posted 01.26.2015 | Business

You learn basic skills to interact with people and I soon realized that "small talk" is a really great thing. I became friends with a lot of my customers and learned about their lives, stories, kids, etc.

The Most-Hyped Starbucks Holiday Drinks, In Order

The Huffington Post | Alison Spiegel | Posted 11.20.2014 | Taste

Some drinks elicit mass hysteria, other just get a "meh."

How We Can Honor Our Vets Every Day

Caroline Cunningham | Posted 01.10.2015 | DC
Caroline Cunningham

Veterans Day is an important time to look for ways we can support these brave men and women in our own communities. It's an opportunity for all of us to remember the sacrifices our fellow citizens have made on our behalf, and to shine a bright light on their needs.

Starbucks Is 'Ground Zero For Ebola' Because Of Its Gay Appeal, Pastor Claims

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 10.30.2014 | Gay Voices

The pastor of a New York church which sparked controversy after posting a billboard which claimed that "Jesus would stone homos" is back in the headli...

Starbucks To Unveil Its Next Holiday Drink November 14

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 11.06.2014 | Taste

You're gonna like this drink. A lot.

Starbucks Vows To Raise Wages For Workers By January

The Huffington Post | Alexander C. Kaufman | Posted 10.17.2014 | Business

Starbucks just unveiled plans to raise pay for baristas and shift supervisors. The raises, which will be tailored to individual employees’ pay p...

Unusual Starbucks Drink Flavors Around The World

The Daily Meal | Posted 11.24.2014 | Taste
The Daily Meal

It may just be worth it to pop into America's most recognizable coffee shop and see just how unrecognizable the menu becomes.

Here's How Much Caffeine Is In Every Single Starbucks Drink

Thrillist | Posted 11.19.2014 | Taste

When you're looking at it, keep in mind that the Mayo Clinic says 400mgs of caffeine per day is safe.