Does this count as crowd sourcing or is it simply a test of the anonymous crowd’s integrity? Either way, Jonathan’s “Starbucks card” is a very interesting examination of trust and expectation on the internet.
How to use the card:
- Go to: http://jonathanstark.com/card/#get-a-coffee
- Or save this picture (also embedded in the post) to your smartphone.
- Hold the picture in front of the bar code scanner at checkout.
- If the card has a positive balance, your caffeine is on Jonathan.
How to contribute to the card:
- Visit starbucks.com/card
- Click on the “Reload A Card” tab
- Enter the card number visible in the picture (6061006913522430)
- Click “Reload This Card” in the left sidebar
- Choose a reload amount
- Choose a payment method
Follow the card on Twitter @jonathanscard.
Comment below with your thoughts – especially if you’ve used or helped the card.