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posted by LaminatorX on Monday March 03 2014, @11:00PM   Printer-friendly
from the Java-should-be-open dept.

r00t writes:

"Taking a page out of Lexmark playbook, the Keurig company, famous for it's one-cup coffee making system, now comes with new and improved 100% DRM. Apparently, Keurig is upset over re-usable third-party 'coffee pods' which allow the consumer to escape the Keurig throw-away models which carry a retail price 5% to 25% more. Keurig's CEO, Brian Kelly referred to the move as 'game-changing performance.' Perhaps this will finally be the year of Linux on the Coffe Maker?"

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  • (Score: 3, Informative) by hemocyanin on Tuesday March 04 2014, @06:30AM

    by hemocyanin (186) on Tuesday March 04 2014, @06:30AM (#10474) Journal

    Which shitty french press are you getting?

    Bon Jour. Purchased around 1996. I even have three of the four glass cups it came with and all the cork coasters. None of the plastic stirrers though.

    My complaints:
    1) grounds get stuck between metal disk and the mesh. To clean requires unscrewing.
    2) grounds lodged at the bottom and I need to scoop them out, rather than merely dump, to get them into my compost bin.
    3) the coffee is OK, but not awesome.

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