Freshly brewed news!

Two Brothers Brewing Company // Colombia Piendamo

Piendamo is a municipality located in the heart of the Cauca growing region that has produced some of the most exceptionally delicious coffees we’ve tasted from Colombia over the last decade. This particular lot comes from a group of small-scale growers whose farms average about two hectares each. This year is the first in many that they’ve decided to collaborate as a group in the hopes of forming a lasting association for future harvests and benefiting from the many advantages that can come with being part…Continue Reading

Mugged: Guatemala Huehuetenango [Passion House]

Mugged: Guatemala Huehuetenango [Passion House]

Subject: Passion House Coffee Roasters Coffee Mugged: Guatemala Huehuetenango Rating [see key]: 6+ Every time I turn on my internet surfer, it seems the number of coffee roasters has swelled even larger. Like a growing wave, the expanding number of coffee roasters makes my heart leap with joy that more and more people are coming to patronize worthy roasters, but conversely I know that any Continue Reading

Your Feet Need These Espresso Socks

Your Feet Need These Espresso Socks

There’s a collaboration afoot between Betabrand, a San Francisco based retail clothing company and design incubator, and our friends and partners at Espresso Parts, who want to give your feet the coffee cred you’ve always secretly desired. The Espresso Sock three-pack is now live for your consideration on Betabrand’s website, which…Continue Reading

Breville Espresso 800ESXL, Margie Lynch

Breville Espresso 800ESXL, Margie Lynch

Bottom Line: Produces a great product. Factor in price and you’ll win by picking this machine.Read review…Continue Reading

Is CUPS a good deal for coffee shops?

Is CUPS a good deal for coffee shops?

Starbuck is usually perceived as the biggest threat to the “local coffee shop,” though there is plenty of competition out there that aims to capture your business for that first, morning cup of coffee. One company bas designed an app called CUPS that is designed to encourage local coffee shops to work together and offer consumers unlimited coffee for choosing them over one of the “big guys.” CUPS works by selling $45 monthly subscriptions that give consumers free, unlimited regular coffee (drip, pour…Continue Reading

Castillo and Caturra Microlots from Finca San Luis

It is widely accepted that Specialty coffee has no single definition, though there is one explanation that I believe truly represents and captures the concept. In 2009, the Commercial Director of the Colombian Coffee Federation (FNC) defined a Specialty coffee as one that is “perceived and valued by consumers, one that is of character that people are willing to pay for, one that has potential.” Though this definition may be broad, it also needs to be broad, as it has to satisfy the …Continue Reading

IFTTT version 1.0 rolls into the Google Play Store

IFTTT version 1.0 rolls into the Google Play Store

Heads up, IFTTT fans — the app has exited beta and is now available to download free in the Google Play Store. In case you don’t know…Continue Reading

Microsoft Q3 Earnings Results

Microsoft today announced revenue of $20.40 billion for the quarter ended March 31, 2014. Gross margin, operating income, net income, and diluted earnings per share for the quarter were $14.46 billion, $6.97 billion, $5.66 billion, and $0.68 per share, respectively. ;   Three Months Ended… Read more at WMPoweruser.com Continue Reading

Corsair RM1000 Power Supply Review

Corsair RM1000 Power Supply Review

Corsair has a good reputation for their PSUs, and today they are among the most popular choices for gamers and enthusiasts. The RM1000 is the first…Continue Reading

Microsoft Beats Earnings Estimates for Fiscal Q3

Microsoft Beats Earnings Estimates for Fiscal Q3

Microsoft posted solid fiscal third-quarter 2014 earnings on Thursday with revenues of $20.04 billion, which was in line with analysts’ estimates and GAAP of $0.68, which beat estimates by a nickel. The company’s stock was up slightly in after hours trading. “This quarter’s results demonstrate the …Continue Reading

Hulu Plus for iOS updated with remote control support for Xbox One and PS4

Hulu Plus for iOS updated with remote control support for Xbox One and PS4

The folks at Hulu have expanded their recent Chromecast efforts and thanks to a new update the company’s iOS app now moonlights as a remote control for the Xbox One, PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4 game consoles. Users …Continue Reading

United Airlines tells customer to remove Google Glass for security reasons

United Airlines tells customer to remove Google Glass for security reasons

Google Glass is still a young and new technology, and so we always expect to hear of problems arise from its public use. Let’s face it: having a camera strapped to your face will make some people uneasy. However, a Google Glass Explorer was recently involved…Continue Reading

PlayOn Adding 100+ Channels To Google Chromecast Media Streaming Device

PlayOn Adding 100+ Channels To Google Chromecast Media Streaming Device

It has been announced today that Google’s Chromecast $35 media streaming dongle will soon be receiving over 100+ new channels for users to enjoy, thanks to new support for the PlayOn service. The new…Continue Reading

iPhone 6, Galaxy S5, iPhone 5S, and HTC One M8 Size Comparisons

iPhone 6, Galaxy S5, iPhone 5S, and HTC One M8 Size Comparisons

iPhone 6, Galaxy S5, iPhone 5S, and HTC One M8 Size Comparisons is a post by Josh Smith from Gotta Be Mobile. A new series of illustrations and an iPhone 6 concept shows what the new iPhone could look like next to the Galaxy…Continue Reading

OnePlus One Smartphone: 7 Things You Need To Know About the New Nexus 5 Killer (list)

OnePlus One Smartphone: 7 Things You Need To Know About the New Nexus 5 Killer (list)

OnePlus, the company founded by Oppo executive Pete Lau, released their first smartphone dubbed as OnePlus One running on Cyanogenmod 11S, which is based on the latest …Continue Reading

Hulu Android App Update Lets You Control Hulu on Your Xbox One, PS3 and PS4

Hulu Android App Update Lets You Control Hulu on Your Xbox One, PS3 and PS4

Hulu updated its Android app today, adding the ability to control videos on Hulu when using a Xbox One, PS3 or PS4. That makes it a whole lot more convenient to binge watch your favorite shows without ever leaving the couch. Here’s how to…Continue Reading

Ravensburger Puzzle Becomes Huge Hit on iOS

Ravensburger Puzzle Becomes Huge Hit on iOS

The new puzzle-title for the iOS has become a huge hit since launching in late March. The title features exciting brain-teasing gameplay and has actually managed to move quite a few units for the Cupertino, California company’s smart device…Continue Reading

Remote Desktop Preview app now available for Windows Phone 8.1

Microsoft’s official Remote Desktop app, which lets you access your computer over an internet connection, is finally available for Windows Phone 8.1 devices.Continue Reading

Huawei Ascend P7 specs leak, confirming quad-core CPU, 13 megapixel camera and extremely thin design

Huawei Ascend P7 specs leak, confirming quad-core CPU, 13 megapixel camera and extremely thin design

We’ve been hearing leaks about the Huawei Ascend P7′s specs since as far back as December, but @evleaks has kindly confirmed what we were already assuming. …Continue Reading

FreedomPop offers BYOD

FreedomPop offers BYOD

FreedomPop on Thursday announced the availability of the HTC EVO 4G. Joining the Samsung Galaxy S II ($159), the classic smartphone of days gone by is only $119, and without a contract. Those who are not interested in either of the…Continue Reading

Tim Cook discusses new products and even mobile payments in recent interview

Tim Cook discusses new products and even mobile payments in recent interview

Even though Apple is quite famous for its secrecy, a lot has gone wrong in that department lately, and we wonder if this is intentionally driven in order to lower the …Continue Reading

Barack Obama meets humanoid robot ASIMO on Japan tour

Obama, who met other robots in Japan, said “I have to say the robots were a little scary. They were too life-like.”Continue Reading

Watch GE Gleefully and Awesomely Destroy Dozens of Random Objects

Watch GE Gleefully and Awesomely Destroy Dozens of Random Objects

Remember General Electric’s incredible cadre of of machines that exist solely to destroy things ? Well, they’ve been using them to destroy things like teapots and baseballs and watches just for fun—and the resulting videos are amazing. Read more…Continue Reading