Starbucks announces an enhanced mobile app for Apple’s iOS which will allow customers to tip their baristas directly from the Starbucks for iPhone® app.
Beginning March 19, customers using Starbucks App for iPhone in the U.S., U.K. and Canada will experience a streamlined design and easy access to their account and My Starbucks Rewards information. In addition, customers using the app will have the option to leave a tip at more than 7,000 company-operated Starbucks® stores in the U.S. (Read More)
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According to John Gruber from Daring Fireball, sources indicate that iOS 7.1 is required for devices to stream Apple’s iTunes Festival, taking place at SXSW next week. A dedicated app for iPhones and iPads has yet to be released, due to the requirement of iOS 7.1. Looks like we should finally see 7.1 any day now.
UPDATE : Looks like Gruber was wrong. The wait continues.