Starbucks wants you to be a Venti tipper
Starbucks is adding new feature to its iPhone app: Tipping. The grubby tip jar filled with dollar bills and change on store counters is fast being replaced by apps that give customers an electronic nudge to make a tip.
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Daily: Apple To Sharpen Maps, Consumer Concern Over Mobile Payments
Apple CEO Tim Cook, Senior Vice Presidents Eddy Cue and Craig Federighi, and Maps head Patrice Gautier are using the new app to move toward fulfilling a promise to users that the iOS Maps application will eventually live up to the "incredibly high standard" of Apple's customers.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Starbucks Accelerates Mobile Payment Leadership with Release of Enhanced Starbucks App for iPhone
Beginning March 19, customers using Starbucks App for iPhone in the U.S., U.K. and Canada will experience a streamlined design and easy access to their account and My Starbucks Rewards information.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
The Week's Best Deals for Your Mac and iOS Device, March 6
Well, it looks like you guys snatched up all the Mac minis that were on offer last week, as it appears refurbia is fresh out at the Apple Store.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Parents' time-honored white lies
'Tomatoes are my kryptonite. I hate them. My daughter loves them and I don't want to even suggest that they're anything less than delicious,' says McCormick, in Columbus, Ohio.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Free iPhone apps worth getting, watch 'Oscars' online live and free
Free iPhone apps for iPad , iPod Touch worth getting today include the free iPhone app, "Clear" which is now a universal app for iPad and iPod Touch, as news comes that you can watch the " Oscars " online and free, according to a Feb. 27 report in Time .
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Mac users warned against using public Wi-Fi networks
Security experts have advised companies to ban employees using Mac laptops to connect to public Wi-Fi networks, including those at the RSA Conference this week, until Apple releases a patch for a serious vulnerability that can be easily exploited in a man-in-the-middle attack.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Starbucks: The Brewing Stock
Starbucks Inc. has brought forth its first quarter results of the current fiscal year 2014, which was a tempting treat for all its investors.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Erie Times News
Some parents find little fibs unavoidable
Generally speaking, mom Shannon McCormick loves fruits and vegetables and wants to pass that on to her 4-year-old, but her resolve is tested when she encounters her plump, red nemesis: the tomato.
The Unofficial Apple Weblog (TUAW)
CNBC publishes abysmal list of "things Apple needs to do right now"
Apple naysayers are a dime a dozen these days, and you don't have to dig very far on any business or general tech website to find someone who thinks Cupertino is akin to a barn on fire.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
The Motley Fool
Kohl's Catching "the Cold" Should Concern All Retail Investors
Starbucks had already warned that foot traffic in the malls had been unusually slow, and the preliminary report from J.C. Penney also suggested a challenging December.
'iAnywhere' thumb drive devices: Google did it, Microsoft did it, and so did Dell. Why not Apple?
It's a nice idea and would fall in line with other companies reaching out to the computer-on-a-thumb-drive makers.