Category Archives: Technology

Seattle-Based Marijuana Delivery Service Could Be Using Drones Soon

In an effort to save money on logistical costs, a cannabis company has announced its plans to deliver product to Seattle businesses with drones. The high-flying partnership was publicized last month by GRN Holding Corporation, which is carrying out the plan by purchasing the aggressively-named Bellevue, Washington company Squad Drone. The drones could be hoisting […]

Cannabis Tech Company Forced To Pull Out Of CES

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A Canadian cannabis tech company has pulled out of the CES gadget show after being given constraints on how it could promote its products. Nearly a dozen states allow the use and sale of marijuana for recreational purposes, and policies around the world vary. Broad marijuana sales began in Nevada in […]

Tech Companies Launch First All-Digital Payment Platform for Cannabis

Finance is one of the longest-standing challenges facing the cannabis industry. More specifically, mainstream financial institutions, including banks and credit companies, typically are hesitant to get involved with cannabis because it remains illegal at the federal level. Without access to normal financial tools, much of the cannabis industry is forced to rely heavily on cash. […]

Apple Removes and Bans All Vaping-Related Apps From iOS Store

Hopefully, no one was planning on hitting up the iOS store this weekend to download an app for their vaporizer. Apple has announced that it has removed all vaping-related applications from the platform, though you’ll still be able to use yours or download it again if it’s already on your phone. The move is in […]

Entrepreneur Roger Obando Wants More Latin American Business Leaders in Cannabis

Software developer and consulting entrepreneur Roger Obando credits his Costa Rican immigrant parents for making their American dream his reality. The serial entrepreneur is a graduate of Duke University’s class of 2000 where he earned his B.A. in computer science, visual design. After various entrepreneurial endeavors, Roger Obando served as co-founder and CTO of the […]

Body and Cannabis-Generated Music Might Just Be The Future of Healing

We know plants have a consciousness but have you ever wondered how we could actually tap into it and understand what they are communicating? This isn’t like an Audrey 2 but please cue the Little Shop of Horrors soundtrack. In the 1970s, a community of people started extensively researching communication with the dynamic plant kingdom. […]

Strainprint Technologies App: An Application as Unique as You Are

As the cannabis industry expands, gaps are discovered, and bridges are built. This is certainly true of the new Strainprint App, “a company of dedicated data nerds, who are very interested in helping advance the scientific understanding of cannabis and its validity as a therapeutic option,” says founder Stephanie Karasick. After going online in 2017, […]

Tech Company Aims to Revolutionize Cannabis Supply Chain

The legal cannabis industry is a work in progress. In many ways, the industry shapes itself as it grows and as more and more places continue to legalize weed. A key part of this evolutionary process is figuring out what aspects of the burgeoning industry work and what parts don’t, and then searching out solutions […]