Startups

Meet Canopy's 2017 Class On February 22nd

Canopy Boulder, the Cannabis Startup Accelerator, Hosting Open House The folks at Canopy Boulder want you to come and check out their latest class of Cannabis startups. Meet the founders and hear about the next wave of marijuana startups, set to come through the Canopy program. CanopyBoulder is now in their fifth cohort. The Cannabis industry is on track to become a $20 billion dollar industry by the year 2026.

CanPay Solves One Headache For Marijuana Retailers

Startup Offers First Legal Way To Use Debit At Marijuana Dispensaries Most people have come to understand that under federal law, the selling of cannabis in any form is still illegal. That’s why marijuana is being legalized in a state by state basis. That’s also the reason that some states allow recreational marijuana use while others are still strictly medical. Since Federal law still outlaws the sale of marijuana the

Denver Moms Budding Marijuana Startup Continues To Grow

Moms Find Opportunity In Marijuana Industry On Wednesday, CBS News took a look at Pot Moms, a group of moms in the marijuana industry in DC. Unlike a bridge club, a tupperware party or a bunch of ladies bying LulaRoe, after helping with homework, breakfast and getting kids out the door, they discuss their business, the pot business. Chanda Macias, holds a Phd and an MBA. She’s also a mother

askwillow.com

Willow’s AI Platform Is The Quora For The Marijuana Industry All of the changes in Cannabis law across the country are great for current pot smokers. Now, you in some states, you can legally smoke marijuana without fear or legal worry. But just like after prohibition ended, new laws are going to create new marijuana smokers. With that comes questions. If you were hoping for a magical site like Quora

Neil deGrasse Tyson Goes Whoopi Over Medical Marijuana 

The technology enthusiasts who read techweeds, and those who like to get high and check out world reknowned astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson, are undoubtedly familiar with the show StarTalk. Now in its third season, Star Talk is like the needed, geeked out version of Conan OBrien. Instead of the witty political news of the day, deGrasse Tyson walks viewers through the cool, the technolological and in this case the marijuana.

Data Intelligence For Pot Firm Raises $2.5M

Seattle Startup Headset Is Neilsen For The Pot Industry As the marijuana industry starts to grow, there is an ever growing need for analytics. Couple that with the fact that there are a tremendous amount of laws surrounding the sale of cannabis products, and they vary state to state. Also because cannabis sales are governed by state law and not federal law, it’s a cash business. All these factors make

A Keurig For Pot?

Medical Marijuana users can rejoice, A Kuerig for Pot is here CannaKorp, a startup based outside Boston Massachusetts has created a Kuerig like device for medical marijuana.  The device uses single use pods in the medical marijuana vaporizer system. The patent pending vaporizer system allows users to comfortably enjoy a convenient and effective vapor. The CannaCloud extracts the medically beneficial compounds from cannabis flower offering a better alternative to smoking.

Seed & Smith Brings The Brewery Concept To Marijuana

There’s something about a brewery. Breweries have taken off across the country in nearly every city over the last decade. Sure there are a number of customers just going for the beer, but there are still a handful that are mesmerized by the way beer is made. The best breweries in the world offer customers a look behind the curtain to see exactly how the beer is concocted. The best

Xoogler Creates Fun Marijuana Brand

Former Google Employee Creates Fun Marijuana Brand In 2012 Michael Garganese packed his bags in his Las Vegas home and headed a little further west to pursue the dream of so many entrepreneurs. He went to work for a social media marketing startup called Wildfire. Wildfire served marketing and ad campaigns on Facebook, Google+, Twitter, Pinterest and Youtube. TechCrunch reported at the time, that the transaction was valued upwards of