Starbucks Mobile Apps for iPhone and Androids - Thursday Two Questions #107

I can't remember what the Java Chip Frappuccino was called when Starbucks first introduced the Frappuciano line. I LOVE IT. I was addicted. Once they changed the drink to Java Chip Frappuccino I definitely wasn't into it as much, plus life got in the way.
But, a recent the awakening of 'Le' Java Chip Frappuccino from Santa- Barbara- sister was all it took. I went back to Starbuck's Java Chip Frappuccino undeniable addiction.

While mourning for the fate of my Lovely Mercedes Benz  the last couple of weeks, all I could think about was 'Le' Java Chip Frappuccino to ease the pain. (Well, I had to have a good excuse for my addiction.) I've also learned how to make 'Le' Java Chip Frappuccino, but with my alternative blenders, it is really a pain. If you're interested in learning how to make 'Le' Java Chip Frappuccino or the recipe, check out my post: How to Make a Starbucks Java Chip Frapucino.

On the way home from physical therapy, I decided to stopped in the closest Starbucks for a tall - no, grande - heck why not venti size of Java Chip Frappuccino. Yet after a couple of minutes, a better judgement set in, I decided to have it split into two, so that I can share it with MattLove, after all, a half was plenty enough at 11:30am. While waiting, a hip young lady came up to order her drink, then she held her mobile phone to the infra red lamp and "zap" she was done. She and the cashier smiled at each other, while I gawk with curiosity. I was dieing to know how she possess one of those?

She said, it's the Starbuck's mobile app. The app will record your purchases, give you points / stars, at some point you will get a free drink depending on how addicted you are, then on your Birthday they reward you with a Free Birthday Drink. You can enter your credit card info or debit card info on your iPhone mobile app or Android mobile app and the payments will be deducted from there.

Awesome, awesome! I thought, if only the grocery stores would get apps too. No more carrying around these shoppers' reward cards and credit cards. Of course I had to get it and share:
  • Link to the iPhone app: http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/starbucks/id331177714?mt=8
  • Link to Androids app: http://www.starbucks.com/coffeehouse/mobile-apps/starbucks-android
Here are Self Sagacity's Thursday Two Questions #107

1) Do you know of the Starbuck's app or have it on your phone?
2) Did you know that you can split the large drinks into two?

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  1. I don't have in on my phone yet but I am going to download it after this comment.teehee!thank you for sharing! :)

    I didn't know that you can split a large drink into two. But I guess I don't need to!a large one is sometimes not enough for me..hehe :)

  2. I don't drink this kind of coffee, just regular is good enough for me.

  3. I had no idea this even existed. What a way to shop, quick and easy.

  4. I am hooked on those fraps as well! Dieting is the worst! Thanks for sharing. Stop by my site and say hello if you've got the time :)

  5. i did not know about the starbucks app, but yes, i know we can split the large drink into two, i learned that from my niece :)

  6. Thank you for the nice advice. I will have to tailor it for me.

    1) Do you know of the Starbuck's app or have it on your phone?
    My iPhone is for Internet, messaging, and games only. It doesn't work on as a mobile phone as I don't use a SIM card in it. So it might work but only if their Internet is up.

    2) Did you know that you can split the large drinks into two?
    Mrs. Jim and I split a lot of food and drink orders from a lot of places. Sometime there is an 'extra plate' charge. This called a 'diversion charge in France.

  7. I think I'm still missing out on all the smartphone fun :)
    Enjoy it hon!

  8. News to me about the app... and I often split food and drink when I go out!

    Have a fabulous week! We're chatting about Banned Books this week at Friendship Friday at Create With Joy!

  9. Nope, I don't have the app on my iPhone and no, I didn't know you could split the grande. I will have to remember this one. Thanks for the tip and for hosting!

  10. I have the starbuck apps but i didnt know u can split it into 2. I need a large drink though so i am not sure i want to split them haha. Following back! Thanks for visiting!


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