Tag - espresso

Coffee… On a Stick!

If you’re in the Southern Hemisphere, you can ignore this (or just file it away for later), but here at the Technocave, it’s really warm outside. When it’s too hot to think about nice hot coffee outside, what are your...

Nespresso Design Winners Are Mostly Mental

Nespresso recently announced the winners of the 2008 Design Contest. What were they designing? Single-serve coffee machines. And frankly, if you check out the full gallery at Gizmodo, you might ask yourself the same question: am I making...

Elektra Belle Epoque

What happens when you cross an angelic version of a Dalek with a steampunk coffee machine? This. You expect it to come sailing along the floor, with its plunger bestowing life-giving espresso. “Encaffeinate! Encaffeinate!” Or the...

Unattended Children Will Be Given an Espresso and a Free Puppy

Unattended Children: A Waste of Good Espresso

Passive Aggressive Notes has an interesting round-up of signs that are supposed to be threats. Don’t they know that these days, kids will ditch their folks and wander about for such a “punishment”? Hell, that’s just...

When the Worlds of Gaming and Espresso...

This guy modified his espresso machine so that he can control it using a Nintendo controller. Very nice. Of course, it’s a bitch when you have to defeat a giant turtle in order to start a shot brewing–especially first thing in...

Krups Brings Ninjas and Espresso Together

No surprise here: ninjas make espresso part of their training. Seriously: how did you think they moved so damn fast? I’m sure legendary figures such as Hattori Hanzō were masters of the brew. Krups had some NYU students put together...

Commocoffee!

Why did the Commodore 64 die off? Because we here in the States didn’t know about Commocoffee, the espresso make plugin for the system. I’m sure if we had known, we would have showered them with more money. We would all be typing...