Starbucks customers can now get a lift from a cup of coffee and a Lyft gift card

Grab your morning cup of joe and a ride, too, all from Starbucks. Beginning this week, the global coffee chain will be selling not only cups of caffeine and gift cards for its own stores, but gift cards for Lyft as well.

Want to schedule a meeting at Starbucks? Use Outlook’s new feature

Perhaps ideal for caffeine addicts in the office, Microsoft and Starbucks have launched a new feature for Outlook that gives users that ability to schedule meetings at specific Starbucks locations.

Starbucks has an emoji keyboard, so send a Frappuccino with that smiley face

Starbucks has added another app to its arsenal, and this time it's an emoji keyboard app, ready for installation on Android or iOS devices. Now it's easy to say it with a Starbucks emoji.

Want a cup of Joe? The Starbucks app is finally coming to Windows Phone

Starbucks is an important part of many people's lives, but Windows Phone users have been a little left out when it comes to the Starbucks app. Thankfully, it seems as though the company is finally ready to let Windows users join the fun.

Starbucks convenient in-app, order-ahead service goes live across the U.K.

Next time you're craving a Starbucks coffee, skip the line and order ahead. Following the launch in the U.S, Starbucks customers across the U.K. can now take advantage of the convenient new feature.

Like the song you’re hearing at Starbucks? Now you can save it to Spotify

Last year Starbucks and Spotify announced a multiyear partnership, and now we're seeing the first fruits from that deal, including the ability to save songs you hear to Spotify, at over 7,500 Starbucks locations throughout the U.S.

You can now use Visa Checkout for online purchases at Walmart and Starbucks

Visa announced that Walmart, Starbucks, NFL Shop, and a few other retailers support its online checkout tool, Visa Checkout. Visa Checkout makes it easier to pay online, as it stores your card information on the merchant's site.

Why Starbucks isn’t a coffee shop anymore, it’s a portal to the future

Starbucks has cemented its place as the number one coffee-related destination for tech geeks, thanks to the introduction of its mobile ordering system, the latest in a string of cool new tech innovations it gives its customers. We tried it…

Starbucks partners with Lyft on shared loyalty program

Likely excellent news for anyone that uses Lyft and frequently feeds their caffeine addiction at Starbucks, the two companies will be working together to help Lyft customers earn rewards points for coffee.

The New York Times will offer free articles on Starbucks’ mobile app

The New York Times and Starbucks announced on Tuesday that some news articles would be available for free to Starbucks loyalty members via the Starbucks mobile app, starting in the first half of next year.

Starbucks addicts can now order frappuccinos with an app at 4,000 stores

Starbucks addicts can now order their coffee with the new Mobile Order & Pay app update. Mobile orders only work in 4,000 stores so far, but Starbucks plans to roll out the update nationwide in 2015.

Coffee and streams? Spotify to serve up all music at Starbucks in new deal

Starbucks is re-entering the music industry in a big way and it’s bringing Spotify along. A new deal will see Spotify supplying the music in Starbucks’ 7,000 U.S. retail locations and will connect with the 10 million members of the…