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This article was published on September 14, 2012


    Smart or impending disaster? How to keep your coffee hot in the morning.

    Smart or impending disaster? How to keep your coffee hot in the morning.
    Joel Falconer
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    Joel Falconer

    Joel Falconer is the Features Editor at TNW. He lives on the Gold Coast, Australia with his wife and three kids and can sometimes be found g Joel Falconer is the Features Editor at TNW. He lives on the Gold Coast, Australia with his wife and three kids and can sometimes be found gaming or consulting. Follow Joel on Twitter.

    Have you got a problem with your morning coffee going cold before you can finish it? I know I do — in fact, I’m suffering from this problem as I type.  There’s nothing worse than the aftertaste of a coffee gone cold.

    Reddit user smellyexpat apparently also suffers from this serious problem affecting coffee drinkers everywhere, and sought a remedy. Yep, that’s a coffee on a MacBook charger, right next to a MacBook. I’m cringing too.

    I usually have my morning coffee in front of my iMac, which emits a heck of a lot more heat at the top than my laptops, so I’m thinking of perching my cup up there tomorrow.

    There may actually be something worse than the aftertaste of a coffee gone cold, and that’s the sound of “Our warranty doesn’t cover water damage” at your nearest Apple Store.