New coffee maker gives your kitchen some perk, your wallet a jolt | Coffee News |

Get ready for some high-tech home coffee brewing. And get ready to pay for it.

Denmark-based Scanomat has created the TopBrewer, an app-controlled tap that dispenses coffee from freshly ground beans. The built-in brewer lets users customize drink settings — more or less coffee; the amount and type of milk — and dispenses hot or sparkling water, espresso, macchiato, cappuccino, latte, steaming or cold milk, tea-temperature water and steam for blanching vegetables.

It can brew a cup in 15 seconds.

The system costs about ...