Cannabis

The Cannabis Industry Goes High-Tech

By | Jun 10, 2016 at 9:48 am

Cannabis is one of humanity’s oldest crops and historians can trace the use of cannabis back 12,000 years. Today’s legalization of cannabis in many states have brought the pot industry into the forefront, but few considered it high-tech. Most people think of smoking pot…

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10 Cannabis Startups That Are Smoking Hot

By | Apr 20, 2016 at 11:04 am

Colorado, Washington, Alaska and the District of Columbia don’t have a lot in common: they are all in different parts of the country, experience a wide range of weather patterns and their sports team enjoy varying levels of popularity. But, there is one thing that…

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San Francisco

In the Cannabis Tech World? You Have to go to New West Summit

By | Nov 2, 2015 at 10:00 pm

If you’re a tech entrepreneur and you’re tapped into, or interested about, the legal cannabis market in any way, shape, or form, you need to buy a ticket to San Francisco now. On November 20 to the 21, the first ever gathering of the New…

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Toronto

Get Answers to All Of Your Cannabis Queries with CannaSOS

By | Jun 29, 2015 at 6:00 pm

Marijuana is a complex plant. Maybe you plan to partake for medical or recreational purposes, and want to do be well versed about what you’re putting in your body. Or maybe you’re a grower or distributor and want to interact with other experts, or brush up on…

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This is Why High Times Ranks the Crafty Vape Number One

By | Jun 26, 2015 at 11:00 am

Are you familiar with the company Storz & Bickel? Let me rephrase that question actually: are you familiar with the Volcano vaporizer? I’d bet money that a lot of you out there have heard of the legendary Volcano at one point or another –…

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NYC

What are you Supposed to do with Cannabis Data?

By | May 15, 2015 at 10:00 am

Sometimes even I think I sound like a broken record player, but I also don’t think I can say it enough: the future of cannabis is in data. However it raises a good question: what are you supposed to do with the data? Boris…

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San Francisco

The People Demand it, TechCrunch: #ReleaseTheVote

By | May 12, 2015 at 7:40 pm

TechCrunch held their New York City Disrupt conference last week, and everybody seemed to have a good time. Everybody, that is, except Denver based cannabis startup MassRoots. According to the team at MassRoots they overwhelmingly won the popular vote in Startup Alley at Disrupt,…

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What Will the Legal Cannabis Market Look like in 2020?

By | May 8, 2015 at 9:00 pm

There are plenty of folks out there who have likened the steadily growing legal cannabis market to the ‘.com boom’ of the 90s, and I’d be hard pressed to disagree with them. In fact, Yahoo! Finance author Meena Thiruvengadam today released a report about what the scope…

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Las Vegas

Does the Future of the Cannabis Industry Lie in Data?

By | May 7, 2015 at 10:00 pm

For a long time, people kept telling me that Peter Thiel would be the first domino to fall in the legal cannabis investment industry, and they were dead-on accurate. It seems, now, since having some big investments in companies, the tone has shifted a…

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This App Teaches How to Grow Cannabis

By | May 7, 2015 at 9:00 am

The idea of developing an app dedicated to marijuana growing has been thought up by the creators of ilovegrowingmarijuana.com: through that website, many people asked how to get a collection of articles in the form of an eBook, in order to read or consult…

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Phoenix

Kandypens’ New Vaporizer Promises to Disrupt All Others

By | May 6, 2015 at 10:00 pm

The word disruption gets tossed around a lot these days, and it seems that everybody has their own definition of what it means. But for Graham Gibson – CEO of Kandypens – it goes no further than the dictionary definition of the word:  …

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San Francisco

GreenRush Optimizes Platform for Cannabis Dispensaries and Patients

By | Apr 29, 2015 at 4:00 pm

In the wake of Eaze getting $10 million in funding, we’ve seen a lot of legal cannabis delivery companies come out of the woodwork to claim their own place in the spotlight. Today GreenRush, an on-demand medicinal cannabis marketing and tech platform, announced the…

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Los Angeles

Nugg Launches LA Area Cannabis Delivery on 4/20

By | Apr 20, 2015 at 9:00 pm

There’s never been a better time to start up a company that caters to the on-demand attitude people have these days, but I’d like to take that one step further. I’d say there’s never been a better time to be an on-demand, legal cannabis…

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San Francisco

On-Demand Marijuana Delivery gets $10 Million Series A

By | Apr 16, 2015 at 10:00 am

A lot of the people I’ve interviewed in the legal cannabis industry keep telling me that Peter Thiel and Snoop Dogg were simply the first of many ‘dominos’ to fall when it comes to investing in the burgeoning market. In a similar vein, Ellen…