Potbotics Joins The Blinc Group

Potbiotics joins The Blinc Group

NEW YORK: Potbotics, a data aggregation and technology company focused on the global medical cannabis market, has joined The Blinc Group incubator with the goal of developing adoption and distribution strategies across the US for the first smart dose measuring vaporizer. A key component of alternative medicine is dosing, and the process can be risky Read the full article…

Baker Acquires Grassworks To Further Solidify Position As “The Salesforce of Pot”

Founded in 2014, Baker has grown from three founders, representing a couple of dispensaries in Denver, to a staff of over 50 and representing more than 700 dispensaries across 16 states and Canada.

COLORADO: Baker, a leading customer engagement software company for marijuana dispensaries, has announced the acquisition of Seattle-based Grassworks Media, the second largest CRM player in the cannabis market, making Baker the largest and most innovative company in the space. As a result of the acquisition, Baker will add Grassworks’ approximately 150 dispensary clients to its roster of Read the full article…

Leafly Hires New CEO Chris Jeffery

“With unprecedented momentum for legalization worldwide, we are uniquely positioned to help consumers navigate this new legal landscape with reliable information and a personalized experience that saves time and money when making purchasing decisions.”

WASHINGTON: Leafly, one of the world’s largest and fastest-growing cannabis technology company, has announced that accomplished startup executive Chris Jeffery has been appointed to the role of Chief Executive Officer. As CEO, Jeffery is responsible for Leafly’s vision and strategy as the company expands its operations and product offering around the globe. “Building on Leafly’s established position Read the full article…

KIND Financial Partners With Canadian Bank To Deliver ‘Seed To Payment’ Solution

cannatech companies look to solve cannabis cash management challenge

CALIFORNIA: KIND Financial, a leading provider of end-to-end technology and compliance solutions for the cannabis industry, has announced KIND Seed to Payment, billed as “the first complete seed to payment solution,” is now available throughout Canada for all licensed producers, related businesses and the government. KIND Financial’s compliance software now has a fully integrated e-commerce gateway that enables Read the full article…

Nanoparticle Drones To Target Lung Cancer with Radiosensitizers And Cannabinoids

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Wilfred Ngwa1,2*, Rajiv Kumar1,3, Michele Moreau1,2, Raymond Dabney4 and Allen Herman4 1Department of Radiation Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, United States 2University of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell, MA, United States 3Northeastern University, Boston, MA, United States 4Cannabis Science Inc., Irvine, CA, United States   CALIFORNIA: Nanotechnology has opened up a new, previously unimaginable Read the full article…

Eaze Raises Additional $27 Million

“Eaze is one of the strongest investment opportunities in the rapidly growing cannabis industry,” said David Chao, General Partner of DCM Ventures.

CALIFORNIA: Cannabis technology companyEaze has announced an additional $27 million in Series B financing, led by Bailey Capital with participation from DCM Ventures, Kaya Ventures and FJ Labs. The latest round brings Eaze’s total funding to $52 million. Eaze will use the financing for continued expansion throughout California and other states, to provide safe, convenient and professional Read the full article…

MassRoots To Acquire CannaRegs

CannaRegs Founder and Chief Executive Officer Amanda Ostrowitz

COLORADO: MassRoots has announced the acquisition of CannaRegs, a leading technology platform that tracks changes in cannabis regulations and taxation at the municipal, state, and federal levels. MassRoots, Inc. has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire CannaRegs in a stock deal valued at approximately $12 million. The closing of the acquisition is subject to closing Read the full article…

MANTIS Makes List Of Top 100 Largest Digital Networks In The US

MANTIS Makes List of Top 100 Largest Digital Networks in the US

CALIFORNIA: Cannabis-friendly marketing platform MANTIS Ad Network announced that it is now one of the top 100 largest digital networks in the US, per Quantcast. According to company sources, MANTIS web properties generated more than 526M page views and reached over 32M visitors in the month of July, an increase of over 1200% and 160%, respectively, Read the full article…

Canopy Accelerator Invests $1,000,000 in Cannabis Tech Startups in 2017

Canopy invests $1Million in cannatech in 2017

COLORADO:  The program is designed to spur business traction and prepare the companies to raise outside capital, while providing access to outside venture firms, key figures within the local entrepreneurial community, and exposure to early adopters and potential customers. After weeks of intensive pitch practice, refinement of business models, and miles logged meeting cannabis businesses Read the full article…

A Letter From MassRoots Chairman About Merger With Odava

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NEW YORK: MassRoots, one of the leading technology platforms for the cannabis industry, has released the following update from its Chairman and CEO Isaac Dietrich concerning its planned merger with Odava. Dear MassRoots Shareholders, Last week, MassRoots entered into an agreement and plan of merger with Odava, Inc., a leading compliance and point-of-sale system for cannabis-related Read the full article…