San Francisco's favorite chain is hitting the big show, with plans to expand by 50% over the next year, according to TechCrunch.
The line at Philz is always long. No matter if you're going to the one on Shattuck in Berkeley, or closet sized shop in the Castro. And with their wares already available on Virgin America flights, it's kind of no surprise that they're expanding even more.
The last über popular, Bay Area chain to go big, La Boulange, was pretty disappointing for locals. Now we can only catch glimpses of what they once were, with gross, pastry-cased goods at every Starbucks everywhere. So hopefully, Philz will stay Philz. Because Philz is pretty delicious.
At their own peril, the Swiss government has decided that coffee is “not essential” for human survival. After World War I, Switzerland built an emergency reserve of human necessities for use in the event of war, disease, or other catastrophic events. They’ve now declared that the emergency food supply doesn’t need to include coffee. From […]
During a recent power outage, deprived of espresso, I was lucky to have a Stanley French Press on hand.
Following on Willie Nelson’s “Willie’s Reserve” cannabis brand, the music icon and weed enthusiast has launched the new Willie’s Remedy line of CBD-infused health and wellness products, starting with coffee. From Rolling Stone: According to a release, Nelson’s coffee is a medium-dark whole-bean blend with “flavor notes of cherry and cocoa.” Each 8 oz. cup […]
Who said LEGO® had to be ground bound? With The Force Flyers DIY Building Block Fly ‘n Drive Drone, you can turn LEGO® and other building-block creations into fully-functional flying machines. It’s available now in the Boing Boing Store for $39.99. This kit comes with everything you need for remote-controlled long distance flight, including a […]
When businesses need big cloud projects done right, they need experts in DevOps. For the uninitiated, that’s shorthand for the framework that allows development and operations teams to work together toward the same goal – not as independent departments with their own agendas. There’s an arsenal of software that has cropped up to help in […]
Are you super organized? You’re going to love the Genius Pack G4 and its seemingly limitless, well-placed compartments. Not that organized? You’re still going to love this piece of luggage because it’s so well thought out that it practically does the packing for you. We’ve all tried to stuff a piece of carry-on so full […]