You get speed and control without any lack of quality. Each pod is made up of high-quality grounds that are packaged inside of a filter. You can pack the tray with your own coffee, and there are plans to introduce a line of tea soon. Each pod, unlike a K-cup, is environmentally friendly. You can—quite literally—throw your coffee pod in a pot, mix in your coffee grounds and grow flowers. That's some next level brewing.
Jeremy Glass is the Vice editor for Supercompressor by day, and a coffee snob by the afternoon.