Cannabis

8 Canopy Accelerator Startups Innovating Cannabis Tech

By | Jul 28, 2017 at 3:50 pm

It’s no secret why the business world is taking notice of the cannabis industry. Between Colorado’s exploding economy and recreational legalization hitting more states every year, investors, accelerators, incubators, and everyone in between is looking to get a piece of the pipe. And with…

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Jay Leno Drives a Car Made of Hemp

By | Jul 19, 2017 at 12:20 pm

With all this talk of climate change and the legalization of cannabis, the environment has become a hot topic on the entrepreneurial landscape. Companies around the world are committing themselves to being a little more green and cannabis startups are more investment heavy than…

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Miami

This Startup Is Bringing Coworking to Cannabis

By | Jun 5, 2017 at 10:50 am

When starting a cannabis startup, you’re at a bit of a disadvantage. Yes, the product your selling is in high demand, but confusing laws and federal disapproval lead to a dearth of business resources for growing companies. Finding mentors can be hard as few…

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Los Angeles

A Venture Capitalist’s Take on Investing in Cannabis

By | Jun 1, 2017 at 12:20 pm

The cannabis industry has been filled with innovation and investment in recent years. With multiple states legalizing recreational and medical use across the country, investors big and small are hungry to get a piece of the action. However, federal laws still remain staunchly opposed to legal…

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NYC

NuggMD Brings Medical Marijuana Access to New York

By | May 8, 2017 at 12:50 pm

Medical marijuana has been a hot button issue in the US for years now. While a growing number of states have made this medicinal methodology legal, many states have a vast array of regulations and laws in place that are preventing potential patients for…

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Santa Cruz

Startup Launches Real-Time Online Cannabis Marketplace

By | May 1, 2017 at 3:30 pm

Individuals and medical professionals looking for cannabis online rarely know exactly how much inventory a dispensary might have at that point of time. Fortunately, one startup has changed that forever. Today, startup Jane Technologies launched the cannabis industry’s first end-to-end online marketplace, where customers can find…

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Cannabis Industry Raised $1 Billion Last Year, Has Peaked

By | Jan 9, 2017 at 4:30 pm

The cannabis industry appears to have hit peak growth already. Not that that’s a bad thing: It still pulled in a tidy billion dollars in industry investments. Here’s the lowdown on how well the cannabis industry is doing alongside how well it used to be…

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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,…