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Keurig believes that the optimal temperature for brewing coffee, tea and hot cocoa is 192° F. This is the internal temperature of the water in your brewer. However, once your coffee, tea or hot cocoa is brewed, the dispensed temperature can vary greatly. In-cup temperature depends on the cup temperature and material. When brewing into an insulated container, such as a foam or paper cup, 180-185°F in-cup temperature is typically attained. In addition, dispensing into a cold ceramic mug will cool the coffee significantly. Please note that stream temperature of the first brew after turn-on or after an extended idle period can be a couple degrees cooler.
Several Keurig brewers and Keurig licensed brewers are designed with an adjustable internal brew temperature. Models with this feature include the Special Edition, Ultimate, Platinum, Select, Cuisinart, Breville and OfficePRO® Premier. These brewers allow you to adjust the pre-set temperature of 192°F down by 5 degrees for a temperature range of 187-192°F.
Get a thermometer and check it - but I'm guessing you're just used to coffee less hot than most.
There are two types of people in this world: those that pronounce GIF with a soft G, and those who do not deserve to speak words, ever.
Englishmen around the world who would throw away their tea if it fell beneath 88C currently rofl at wimpy Americans while reflecting that this is why they can't have nice things like a proper cup of tea when they visit USA! USA!! USA!!!
I read an article about Windows 10 upgrades and the FUD concerning possible subscription schemes. I compounded that mistake by reading the comments where some random idiot out in the web-a-sphere was decrying all the 'sheeple' who've bought into the Office 365 scam.
Besides hating the term 'sheeple', which seems to be a millennial term for 'anyone who participates in anything that is wildly successful', I found myself taking exception to his millennial math skills which demonstrated that the Office 365 annual charge of $99 was off the charts.
Basically, he said that $99 per year was ridiculous because he has a copy of Office 2000 on his laptop that he's been using for 16 years and if he had that via a subscription that would have cost him nearly $1600.00 so far. So much for assuming he's a millennial, this retard is clearly suffering from the effects of toxins released by his neckbeard.
The reality is I spend $99 per year for a subscription but it buys me 5 licenses. That not only includes an entire suite of software but 1TB per person of cloud storage and additional programs and services (email, etc). At $20.00 per license per year over the course of 16 years I'd actually spend FAR LESS per license than what dumbass spent on his license (+Access).
Look, I'm one of the first people to go tell a company to go die in a fire when they start to exploit customers (See: Adobe) but this guy was really off the mark. What makes me upset is that I've been in this game long enough to see Microsoft really reduce the cost of great software - what I have on my home computer today is so much more powerful at a fraction of the cost of software available just a few years ago.
If you want to hate Microsoft load up Linux and Open Office and go play with yourself.
Stop hating on products you clearly don't use or understand.
I have to say, I don't like the "subscription" model for software - and Libre Office works (for me) at least as well as Office 2010 did (once I added Live Mail instead of win 10 Mail to replace Outlook)
And it doesn't cost me a thing every year...
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You can get some better deals with a subscription, you also get more frequent updates / bug fixes as they become available instead of hoping a patch is made for your version of the software or waiting for the next major release.
I'm thinking mostly of Adobes 'Photography' plan, which is ~£9 a month and gets you Lightroom (previously about £90 for the standalone version) and Photoshop (CS6 being sold for £600). If you where ever thinking of getting Photoshop then there is a clear saving.
You can also cancel a subscription, so you can have access to software for a small fee use it for a month or two and then cancel.
It's not going to work for everything, but there are definitely benefits to it.
If he had been paying the subscription price for 16 years, he would indeed have paid $1600 by now, but since he doesn't need the newest whiz bang features of the latest Office iteration, he has saved a substantial amount of money by NOT paying an annual subscription. Another point to ponder is that he may be the only person in his household that even needs to use it, so the 5-license benefit is not so tangible (or beneficial) for him.
Furthermore, I am probably one of the few people on the planet that refuses to trust my data to "the cloud" (with your tormentor also belonging to that group), especially when I have a sufficient backup system in my own house, or if I don't need to access said data from wherever I happen to be.
As much as you may like to think your preferred model fits (or should fit) everyone else, that's most certainly not the case.
Looking at it, how many things have turned to a subscription based model? Quite a few, and it's only getting worse. What's really a hassle is when your credit card somehow gets compromised, forcing you to cancel it and get a new one, only to have to go back to your ever-growing multitude of paid subscriptions and reset the goddamn credit card that's used to pay them. I HATE that.
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