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Get an 8-pack of reusable, stainless steel straws for 75% off

We've finally had the last straw with plastic straws. Business from small-time cafés to conglomerates like Starbucks and American Airlines to even entire states like California are pledging to ban single-use straws in an effort to become more
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Pornhub responds to Starbucks porn ban with a clever new SFW idea

Don't worry, adult video aficionados. Even though Starbucks will soon begin filtering porn for customers using the chain's in-store WiFi network, Pornhub has a workaround so you can still get your kicks while you sip your grande mocha. Sure, the
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Starbucks says it's going to block porn on its public WiFi

If you've been pairing your peppermint mocha at Starbucks with a little porn, your time is up. As of 2019, folks won't be able to use the coffee chain's public WiFI to watch porn, as first reported by Business Insider.  SEE ALSO: You won't be
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Get one of De'Longhi's fanciest espresso machines on sale for more than $300 off at Macy's

Cold weather season is hot coffee season. Everyone knows it's easier to get out of a warm bed when you have a hot cappuccino waiting for you.  But waiting in line for 30 minutes at Starbucks every morning and forking over $20 (or more) a week
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Deaf and hard-of-hearing customers in the U.S. celebrate Starbucks' first 'Signing Store'

Starbucks took a big step toward inclusivity today by opening its first "Signing Store" for Deaf and hard-of-hearing customers in the United States. The new Starbucks opened on Tuesday in Washington D.C., right next to Gallaudet University —
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Thinking of quitting straws? This collapsible one will help.

Over the past few years, both restaurants and cities have begun to ban the use of plastic straws. Just a few weeks ago, Starbucks made headlines by announcing its plans to eliminate plastic straws by 2020.  SEE ALSO: 12 of the best espresso
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You won't be able to pay with bitcoin at Starbucks anytime soon

Recent news that Starbucks has partnered with Microsoft, the International Exchange, and a few other companies to launch a cryptocurrency venture called Bakkt has fueled reports that Starbucks is getting ready to start accepting Bitcoin in its
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Starbucks announces first U.S. 'Signing Store' for deaf and hard of hearing customers

Get ready for an entirely new Starbucks experience in the U.S.  The coffee company announced Thursday that it will open the first U.S. store to be run in American Sign Language (ASL). The store will begin welcoming customers in Washington, D.C
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McDonald's is ditching plastic straws in Australia too

Australians, you'll be sipping your thickshake through a paper straw at McDonald's pretty soon — plastic straws are out. One week after Starbucks announced it would phase out plastic straws by 2020, McDonald's has unveiled similar plans to
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4 things we learned about plastic straw bans from people with disabilities

There is a debate taking place online in reaction to the plastic straw bans spreading across the U.S., Canada, and Europe. As various cities and companies ban plastic straws, advocates for people with disabilities have taken to social media to voice