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New York Coffee Festival 2016

New York Coffee Festival 2016

New York Coffee Festival 2016 is a post written by FRSHGRND. If you’re viewing this on a third party’s website, please hit the link above to go directly to the source for a better experience 🙂 FRSHGRND – Coffee Reviews, Travel, Photography – Cafe Reviews & Coffee News for Thirsty Nomads Heads up if you’re in New York, the NY Coffee Festival is in town again with …Continue Reading

KitchenAid Torrent is an Upgraded Blender for Serious Kitchens

KitchenAid Torrent is an Upgraded Blender for Serious Kitchens

KitchenAid Torrent is an Upgraded Blender for Serious Kitchens Gadget Review – Your lifestyle gadget site A blender is a fairly basic tool. It has a motor, it has blades, you turn …Continue Reading

Operating System

Phone’s aren’t like computers so you can’t install a different operating system if you don’t like the one that came preloaded. Your mobile OS provider also operates the underlying app store and it […]Continue Reading

Deezer Preview app for Windows 10 now available in USA

Deezer Preview app for Windows 10 now available in USA

Turning the usual order of things upside down a bit, the Deezer music streaming app was available Europe-only and not in USA. Now that restriction appears to have been lifted, with …Continue Reading

“Ge7 Ready” for Galaxy S7 edge Olympic Edition July 7

“Ge7 Ready” for Galaxy S7 edge Olympic Edition July 7

We know that the summer games are ahead of us and so is a special variant of Samsung’s curvy flagship for the year. But if you’…Continue Reading

Laptop Buyer’s Guide

Processor | Battery | Memory | Hard Drive | Optical | USB Flash | Floppy | Video | Screen | Printer | Sound | Speakers | Networking | Wireless | Modem &#Continue Reading

Sprint users can pay for Amazon Prime as a monthly add-on to their bill (first 60 days are free)

Sprint users can pay for Amazon Prime as a monthly add-on to their bill (first 60 days are free)

Shutterstock Reaping the benefits of Amazon Prime is not really costly considering all you get, but the high one-time $99 yearly fee can be a bit hard to swallow. Amazon offers a way to …Continue Reading

5 Things To Know About Your Favorite Beverage – Coffee!

5 Things To Know About Your Favorite Beverage – Coffee!

Coffee is the favorite and preferred drink of choice of hundreds of millions, if not billions, of people around the world. Something about those beans brings out the comfort in some, and the practical energy in others, but most agree that it’s one drink that’s a staple of modern culture. But how versed are you about it as a topic? Consider these following five things to know about your favorite beverage…Continue Reading

Amazon is bringing back encryption for Fire OS devices

Amazon is bringing back encryption for Fire OS devices

Amazon may have removed on-device encryption from its Fire tablets and TV boxes with the recent released of Fire OS 5 because “customers weren’t using it,” but the move caused a bit…Continue Reading

Drinking Coffee May Reduce Liver Damage

Drinking Coffee May Reduce Liver Damage

A new study revealed that drinking coffee may reduce the liver damage associated with drinking… other things, including beer, wine and spirits. A study conducted at Southampton University in the UK found that those who consumed 2 or more cups of coffee each day were 44% less likely to develop cirrhosis than those who drank less. Cirrhosis is not only caused by alcohol consumption, but excessive drinking is strongly linked to it, along with hepatitis infections and other immune disorders. In all …Continue Reading

Astronauts Make First Coffee in Space

Astronauts Make First Coffee in Space

This one’s for the books. Astronauts comprising the Expedition 43 have made a remarkable feat by making the first coffee in space. Thanks to a coffee making machine delivered from Earth, the astronauts at the International Space Station (ISS) have finally satisfied their craving for coffee. Called the ISSpresso, the Espresso machine was created courtesy of the Italian Space Agency, Argotec engineering firm and coffee company Lavazza. The delivery of this specially designed machine got delayed for months. It was originally scheduled to be transported…Continue Reading

Single Origin Coffee Subscription Marketplace

Single Origin Coffee Subscription Marketplace

No one can deny that coffee subscriptions have been exploding in popularity recently. Small and established players alike are making moves to bring curated small-batch coffee to your doorstep, with even Starbucks now offering a monthly “Reserve Roastery” subscription. The newest upstart, Crema.co, just announced a Kickstarter campaign at CoffeeCon 2015 in New York City on Saturday. Prior to that, I had a chance to interview Tyler Tate, Crema.co’s founder, to ask about their plans. We’ve seen a lot of new coffee subscription services recently. What makes Crema.co different from the rest? Many coffee subscription services lock…Continue Reading

Whole Foods Sells Coffee for 25¢ in September

Whole Foods Sells Coffee for 25¢ in September

All through September – and there are less than two weeks left in the month, at this point – Whole Foods will be selling coffee at 25¢ per cup. While coffee is generally a high profit margin product, dropping the price down so low doesn’t leave much wiggle room for the retailer. The discount should appeal both to regular shoppers and to coffee drinkers looking for a deal There …Continue Reading

2013 US Barista Championship and Brewers Cup

2013 US Barista Championship and Brewers Cup

2013 US Barista Championship and Brewers Cup is a post written by FRSHGRND. If you’re viewing this on a third party’s website, please hit the link above to go directly to the source for a better experience 🙂 FRSHGRND – Coffee Reviews, Travel, Photography – Cafe Reviews & Coffee News for Thirsty Nomads Today was the final round for the US Barista Championship and the US Brewers Cup. These competitions focus, respectively, on espresso based drinks and hand-crafted…Continue Reading

NPR Coffee Week

NPR Coffee Week

NPR Coffee Week is a post written by FRSHGRND. If you’re viewing this on a third party’s website, please hit the link above to go directly to the source for a better experience 🙂 FRSHGRND – Coffee Reviews, Travel, Photography – Cafe Reviews & Coffee News for Thirsty Nomads NPR (National Public Radio here in the US) is doing a special week of coffee related coverage. Here’s one of the first installments giving an overview of the global coffee industry and coffee in pop culture, with a …Continue Reading

Erin McCarthy of Counter Culture Coffee Wins 2013 Worldwide Brewers Cup

Erin McCarthy who works for Counter Culture Coffee in New York went all the way to Melbourne Australia to compete in the World Wide Brewers Cup competition which had over 140,000 people attend the event. Erin went home the champion due to his performance in the above video. The full press release is below. COUNTER CULTURE COFFEE’S ERIN MCCARTHY TAKES HOME TOP HONORS AS CHAMPION…Continue Reading