Articles about Starbucks

Starbucks wants to build 'global community' with NFT-based loyalty program

05 May 2022

Business
Starbucks wants to build 'global community' with NFT-based loyalty program

As the buzz around NFT continues, another global corporate giant has decided to join the bandwagon.

'GoT' is the most-pirated TV show during lockdown: Parrot Analytics

05 Aug 2020

Entertainment
'GoT' is the most-pirated TV show during lockdown: Parrot Analytics

Game of Thrones (GoT) has hit a new high by claiming the piracy throne (as well).

Microsoft suspends all advertising on Facebook, Instagram

30 Jun 2020

Business
Microsoft suspends all advertising on Facebook, Instagram

Microsoft has suspended all advertising on Facebook and Instagram at least until August.

Coca-Cola to Unilever, these big brands are boycotting Facebook ads

29 Jun 2020

Business
Coca-Cola to Unilever, these big brands are boycotting Facebook ads

Facebook is heavily reliant on a revenue model where it shows personalized ads from brands and generates money from the businesses for providing ad space and the resulting traction.

Xiaomi blames coronavirus outbreak for slowed Android updates

28 Feb 2020

Technology
Xiaomi blames coronavirus outbreak for slowed Android updates

As the global tech industry continues to bear the impact of coronavirus, Xiaomi is blaming the deadly outbreak for delayed smartphone updates.

Wuhan coronavirus outbreak declared 'global health emergency' by WHO

31 Jan 2020

World
Wuhan coronavirus outbreak declared 'global health emergency' by WHO

The World Health Organization on Thursday declared the ongoing coronavirus outbreak a global health emergency.

How this 24-year-old became a billionaire overnight

25 Oct 2019

World
How this 24-year-old became a billionaire overnight

A 24-year-old Wharton graduate just became one of Asia's richest people overnight, adding $3.8 billion to his wealth.

Did you spot Starbucks on 'Game of Thrones'? HBO explains

07 May 2019

Entertainment
Did you spot Starbucks on 'Game of Thrones'? HBO explains

The last episode of Game of Thrones 'The Last of The Starks' was terrible for several reasons, but eagle-eyed fans spotted an error that left them amused.

After Starbucks bans porn, YouPorn bans Starbucks products in offices

30 Nov 2018

World
After Starbucks bans porn, YouPorn bans Starbucks products in offices

Porn has always been at the top of the taboo list.

Cryptocurrency mining malware found hidden in Adobe Flash updater

13 Oct 2018

Technology
Cryptocurrency mining malware found hidden in Adobe Flash updater

A windows installer carrying legit Adobe Flash update has been flagged as a potential source of cryptocurrency mining malware.

8,000 Starbucks stores to remain closed today: Here's why

29 May 2018

Business
8,000 Starbucks stores to remain closed today: Here's why

American coffee chain Starbucks will close over 8,000 of its stores across the US, today afternoon.

You don't need to purchase anything to sit at Starbucks

20 May 2018

Business
You don't need to purchase anything to sit at Starbucks

Multinational chain Starbucks rolled out a new policy on Saturday allowing patrons to sit in the cafes and use restrooms, even if they don't purchase anything.

Racial Tolerance: Starbucks to shut 8,000 stores for an afternoon

18 Apr 2018

Business
Racial Tolerance: Starbucks to shut 8,000 stores for an afternoon

Starbucks, the world's biggest coffee company, will shut down 8,000 of its stores across the US in the afternoon on May 29 to give lessons on racial tolerance to its 175,000 employees.

Outrage after black men sitting calmly at Philadelphia Starbucks arrested

15 Apr 2018

World
Outrage after black men sitting calmly at Philadelphia Starbucks arrested

Starbucks has triggered outrage after a video of two black men being arrested from one of their Philadelphia stores for "trespassing" went viral.

Meet Indo-Anglians: India's newest, fastest growing caste

17 Mar 2018

India
Meet Indo-Anglians: India's newest, fastest growing caste

In the last decade or so, a new, rather influential demographic of Indians has emerged.

GST in restaurants dropped drastically, but is eating out cheaper?

17 Nov 2017

Business
GST in restaurants dropped drastically, but is eating out cheaper?

With the government dropping GST in restaurants sharply from 18% to just 5%, many had expected drastically lower bills on eating out.

Starbucks is offering all short/tall beverages at just Rs. 100!

28 Oct 2017

India
Starbucks is offering all short/tall beverages at just Rs. 100!

Coffee lovers would remember October 28 as the day Starbucks offered all their short and tall beverages at just Rs. 100 each!

Iced drinks from Starbucks, Costa in UK contain faecal bacteria

28 Jun 2017

World
Iced drinks from Starbucks, Costa in UK contain faecal bacteria

A BBC investigation has found that iced drinks in the UK outlets of global coffee chains Costa Coffee, Starbucks and Caffe Nero contain bacteria found in faeces.

Starbucks working to overcome the 'basic' image

12 Sep 2016

Business
Starbucks working to overcome the 'basic' image

Starbucks has been working on fixing the brand's 'basic' image by spending huge money on innovation.