Starbucks app finally updated to bring iPhone 5 support

By , Dec 3, 2012

Better late than never, as we say in French. Over two months after the iPhone 5 was launched in the US, Starbucks finally blessed us with an update that supports the device’s taller screen.

Besides the iPhone 5 support and the usual bug fixes, this updated version added an option to turn On/Off the annoying sound of the stars dropping in the cup after completing a purchase…

That’s all there is to it. As a daily user of the app, I’m glad it finally supports the iPhone 5.

To be honest, I find it a shame that Starbucks didn’t deem it necessary to update its app months ago. I find this even more shameful as Starbucks was one app that was demoed during the iOS 6 presentation back in June, touting its Passbook support, which came only weeks after the iPhone 5 was launched.

The Starbucks app is still a free download in the App Store.

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  • http://twitter.com/AmpxMC Amp

    It’s about time

  • http://twitter.com/Kevinfest Kevin

    Finally! Saw the update on my iPhone, and came here to rant about it!

  • Hyr3m

    That’s good news for hipsters all around the world ! (roflmfao)

  • hotdog714

    The Starbucks Apple App was removed from the AppStore a few hours ago, I can’t download now :(

    • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=1536813936 Heather Marsh

      I know…what the heck?!