Dr.Oz-Approved Green Coffee Weight Loss Pioneer Fined $3.5 Million for Bogus Study

Dr.Oz-Approved Green Coffee Weight Loss Pioneer Fined $3.5 Million for Bogus Study

September 11, 2014 7:12 am

The company that helped fuel the green coffee extract for weight loss movement has been hit with a $3.5 million fine by the Federal Trade […]

Blossom One, Fuglen and Lexus Intersect Over Coffee In Tokyo

Blossom One, Fuglen and Lexus Intersect Over Coffee In Tokyo

September 9, 2014 7:41 am

At an unlikely intersection of culture, engineering and design, carmaker Lexus’ Japan branch has been getting very serious about coffee. It begins with the space, […]

Espresso Voyeurism: Naked Extraction in a Bottomless Portafilter

Espresso Voyeurism: Naked Extraction in a Bottomless Portafilter

September 3, 2014 4:15 pm

Gábor Laczkó is an obsessive tinkerer of existing coffee coffee equipment. We first encountered Laczkó, who runs the Hungarian roastery Kávékalmár, when he sent us […]

KitchenAid Bringing the Pour Over Concept to the Masses

KitchenAid Bringing the Pour Over Concept to the Masses

August 20, 2014 8:13 am

If it hasn’t already, the phrase “pour over” seems poised to enter the mainstream lexicon. KitchenAid, arguably the most well-known home kitchen appliance brand, is preparing […]

Say Hello to AltoAir, a Wall-Free Pour Over System from Bairro Alto

Say Hello to AltoAir, a Wall-Free Pour Over System from Bairro Alto

August 11, 2014 2:16 pm

The highly design-minded team at British product maker Bairro Alto recently released the AltoAir, a pour over system that visually and functionally more resembles a nest. Here […]

Say Hello to Gothicism: The Goth-Steampunk-Dutch-Korean Cold Brewer

Say Hello to Gothicism: The Goth-Steampunk-Dutch-Korean Cold Brewer

August 7, 2014 11:55 am

Over the past year, a small group consisting of an architect, industrial designers, a graphic designer and barista/shop owner Jae Wong Kwak has been building something […]

Say Bonjour to the Barisieur, a Pour Over/Alarm Clock Hybrid

Say Bonjour to the Barisieur, a Pour Over/Alarm Clock Hybrid

July 31, 2014 12:07 pm

Over the past three years, we’ve seen countless innovations in home gadgetry designed to improve quality. This new alarm clock coffeemaker hybrid from British designer […]

How to Use the Cold ‘Bruer’ that Blew Up On Kickstarter (Video)

How to Use the Cold ‘Bruer’ that Blew Up On Kickstarter (Video)

July 7, 2014 7:46 am

When we first reported on the Cold Bruer, an adjustable-rate cold brew system designed by Santa Cruz, Calif., inventors Andy Clark and Gabe Herz, the […]

Get Half Naked, Grab Some Friends and Drink Coffee Wine (It’s a Real Thing)

Get Half Naked, Grab Some Friends and Drink Coffee Wine (It’s a Real Thing)

June 26, 2014 4:30 pm

There are reasons some flavor combinations have never been brought to market. Nonetheless,  Miami-based Friends Fun Wine — the makers of the 6% ABV “Fun Wine […]

A Chat with the Creator of RoastWatch, the New Home Roasting App for iOS

A Chat with the Creator of RoastWatch, the New Home Roasting App for iOS

June 23, 2014 10:28 am

For the past eight years, Darren Jennings’ career has surrounded two distinct interests: craft coffee and software development. While he now works a 9-to-5 focused on the latter, […]