Coffee isn’t exactly a technology topic that we would normally cover, but when it’s the subject of an infographic that was creatively placed on a Starbucks sleeve, it qualifies as something interesting enough to post. Visual.ly desiger Raj Kamal put this little graphic together. This isn’t an official Starbucks infographic, but it should be. As… Continue reading Design creativity: “Infographic on Coffee Cup”
There was a time when we were kids when drinking coffee was fun. It was such an adult thing to do that we suffered through the harsh taste of black coffee, enjoyed the lightened version filled with cream and sugar, or pretended to be all grown up with our sampling of coffee ice cream. Around… Continue reading LEGO coffee mug makes java fun again
In the news, there was a recent study providing evidence that drinking coffee may help you live longer. The study was carried out by the National Institutes of Health and AARP. However, researchers urge you to remember that this doesn’t necessarily prove that coffee makes people live longer; it just shows that coffee and living… Continue reading Using Facebook to find deals on coffee might help you live longer
One could argue that it takes latte art up five levels. In this video by rnzohar, the concept of putting drinkable images on the foam of your latte or cappuccino goes well beyond flowers and seashells. While not the first mechanical “java printer” it is definitely the most detailed that we’ve seen. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=48djp3qW16g[/youtube] For non-coffee-drinkers,… Continue reading Coffee Printer Takes Latte Art to the Next Level
Geeks and coffee go hand in hand like Donald Trump and hairpieces, which is why I was so fascinated by this piece on concept coffee brewing machines. Like most nerds, I’ve spent my fair share of time hunched over a computer monitor in a dark room, desperately trying to figure out why the 378th line… Continue reading I’ve Never Bean So Inspired!
Alright coffee drinkers, the jig is up. You say how much you “like the taste” or that “it’s a relaxing ritual”, but we know the truth: you only drink coffee for the caffeine! Or at least, that seems to be the mentality behind a coffee inhaler called ‘Le Whif’ invented by Harvard Professor David Edwards.… Continue reading Brilliant Invention by Harvard Prof Lets You Huff Coffee Like It Was Glue