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K-Cup, The Next Generation...

Keurig Vue V700 Brewing System

We’ve previously discussed the virtues of the Keurig brewing system and its thankfully-ubiquitous K-cup as a handy solution for a quick fix of caffeine. Now after years of success, it’s time to introduce K-cup’s second act – the Keurig Vue ($212). Gone are the days of having only one “brew” choice, and only physical buttons. Now…

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Better for you and the earth

Keurig My K-Cup Reusable Coffee Filter

We’ve blabbered more than Scatman Crothers about how to manually brew better coffee, but if you still can’t wean yourself from the convenience of the K-cup, foodie and tech writer Matt Buchanan points out that the Keurig My K-Cup Reusable Coffee Filter ($19) offers some reasonable middle ground. This exclusive filter for the K-Cup system…

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One Cup Coming Right Up

Keurig Mini Brewing System

After reading Dusty Overby’s review on the Keurig Brewing System (aka: K-Cups), I was convinced I needed one for my home. The simplicity of the system (read: busy schedule) with an absolute need for space utilization (read: New York apartment) made one of the available options a perfect solution. Forgoing the larger Keurig Platinum Brewing…

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Your Very Own Workplace Survival Kit

A Man’s Office Drawer Essentials

A man’s workspace is an extension of himself. Men relegated to working indoors spend a majority of their time confined to an office or cubicle. This is Gear Patrol after all, so we’ll pose this question: is your office drawer equipped with the essential gear? The essentials of an office drawer will inevitably vary from…

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Keurig Brewing Systems and K-Cups

I have a raging passion for coffee.  Morning, noon, or night, it matters not; I’ll gladly down a cup of joe.  Unfortunately, the rest of my family does not share in my frequent cravings.  My wife simply won’t touch the stuff (she’s hopelessly devoted to tea), and, for some unknown reason, neither of my infant…