Tag: Coffee

  • This Coffee Company’s Been Spying on Customers With Its App, According to the Canadian Government

    This Coffee Company’s Been Spying on Customers With Its App, According to the Canadian Government

    Tim Horton cafe in Manhattan.Photo: Spencer Platt / Staff (Getty Images) Canadian regulators on Wednesday found that Tim Hortons—a popular fast-food chain owned by the same multinational company as Burger King—changed its mobile app in 2019 to track and collect sensitive location data on its customers. Featured Videos Why is the Dancing Baby an NFT? […]

  • Starbucks Exits Russia, Shuts Down 130 Coffee Shops

    Starbucks Exits Russia, Shuts Down 130 Coffee Shops

    A Starbucks coffee shop in St. Petersburg, RussiaImage: Sorbis/Shutterstock.com (Shutterstock) After 15 years of selling coffee and baked goods in Russia, Starbucks has announced that it has suspended all business activity in Russia. Following the steps of McDonalds, which announced last week that they would begin “de-arching,” or removing all its brand elements from Russia. […]