Hound Labs Raises $8.1m For Their Marijuana Breathalyzer Technology The original breathalyzer for testing blood alcohol content dates back over 75 years. The first breathalyzer was trademarked in 1954 and then brought to market for law enforcement. Breathalyzers come in all shapes and sizes now. It’s easy for law enforcement to perform a quick field sobriety test to see if drivers are too intoxicated to drive. Regular people can now
New York Cannabis Startup Leaflink Raises $3 Seed Round There’s something cliche about a marijuana startup announcing a “seed” round. For those new to the whole startup world, the seed round is the first round of funding usually consisting of an angel investor or angel network, friends, and family. On Monday, Alleywatch.com reported that the New York based startup, Leaflink raised a $3 million dollar seed round. The funding round
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
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.