GrasshopperHub Debuts First End-To-End Business Platform For Legal Cannabis Industry

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WASHINGTON: Seattle-based GrasshopperHub, a cannatech startup founded by former Microsoft executive and serial entrepreneur Heidi Arsenault, debuted its online cannabis B2B e-commerce platform, Grasshopperhub.com, at the Interchange Fall 2016 trade fair this week. The cloud-based GrasshopperHub provides a storefront for multiple manufacturers to sell, source and manage cannabis-related goods, while providing a feature rich environment Read the full article…

Freedom Leaf Reports Tech Hiccups, Success In Live Election Night Coverage With Cannabis Radio

Freedom Leaf reports tech hiccups with live election broadcast

NEVADA:  The morning after a marathon live video feed of election coverage on Tuesday night in conjunction with Cannabis Radio, Freedom Leaf, “The Marijuana Legalization Company™”  discovered early Wednesday morning, to the consternation of many friends and shareholders that its websites (http://www.freedomleaf.com/ and http://freedomleafinc.com/) were not responding. The company released this statement n response to numerous inquiries about the Read the full article…

How Marijuana Startups are Becoming Big With The Help Of High Technology

In achieving this within the cannabis industry, an enormous opportunity exists for technologists to both standardize and create proper marketplaces within which to sell raw cannabis, as well as its derivatives.

By Zack M It is a whole world of possibilities. There are no incumbents in the newly legal cannabis industry. Each of the business establishment is a startup. As the cannabis industry continues to grow and expand, technology will continue to be a main driving force behind its evolution.  This is especially true in the collection and Read the full article…

CannaScore Offers Free Compliance Auditing Tool After Bank Revoked Its Credit Card Processing Privileges

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COLORADO: CS Compliance Systems, developers of CannaScore – the world’s first real-time regulatory compliance auditing application for the cannabis industry, announced that its credit card processing privileges were revoked after their bank realized that CannaScore was providing services to the marijuana industry. In response, the company announced that it is now offering its products free of Read the full article…

WeedTraQR Seed-to-Sale Software Certified For Oregon

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WASHINGTON: The Oregon Liquor Control Commission (OLCC) has approved WeedTraQR cannabis seed-‐to‐sale tracking software as a validate software provider for Oregon’s recreational marijuana program. The Seattle-based company has developed a platform that is compatible for integration with Oregon’s Cannabis Tracking System (CTS) to meet the inventory traceability needs of the state’s producer, processor, wholesaler, and research. Read the full article…

Four Tips When Handling Your Marijuana Business’ Money

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By Doug Cunningham Despite the widespread use of PayPal, Internet banking and credit cards, the use of cash is as widely used as ever. It is passed around the United States from hand-to-hand every day, leaving many businesses vulnerable to exploitation at the hands of counterfeit bills. But there are a number of ways of Read the full article…

Leafbuyer.com Brings Online Pot Shopping To The Cannabist

Leafbuyer.com partners with The Cannabist for e-commerce widget

COLORADO:  Leafbuyer.com, a selected-deals website, announced that it has been selected by The Cannabist as its official deals partner. Beginning August 2016, a new online widget will allow users to find Leafbuyer deals on cannabis-related products without ever leaving The Cannabist’s website. Consumers will benefit from the sophisticated tool that aggregates cannabis deals into an easy to Read the full article…

TetraTrak’s Brian Yauger: Building Better Business Intelligence Technology

Brian Yauger debuts MJTicker.com at an MJBA meetup.

WASHINGTON: Brian Yauger has a game plan for bringing better business intelligence to the legal cannabis industry.  A Texan with Republican political leanings, the former NCAA football coach at first blush seems an unlikely figure to be heading one of Seattle’s hottest canna-tech firms, TetraTrak LLC, but Yauger believes his career as a big time college football Read the full article…

Twins Study Finds No Evidence That Marijuana Lowers IQ In Teens

“It's a classic chicken-egg scenario,” he says.

UNITED KINGDOM: Roughly half of Americans use marijuana at some point in their lives, and many start as teenagers. Although some studies suggest the drug could harm the maturing adolescent brain, the true risk is controversial. Now, in the first study of its kind, scientists have analyzed long-term marijuana use in teens, comparing IQ changes Read the full article…