Category: Tech

Introducing The World’s First 100% Automated Grow Box

At one point or another, most cannabis users have sat around with their friends and discussed what they imagined the future would be like, especially what a world of legal cannabis would look like. Now that legal cannabis is a reality in so many states, that future is beginning to be realized. Full disclosure: no matter how legal cannabis becomes, I’ll never be able to grow it. I can do some things well, but keeping plant life alive is not one of them. But that future I mentioned has come to help me as technology and engineering have combined...

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How to Grow Your Cannabis Network Online

Image Credit: SD6 How are people really making decisions about doing business with others? It’s a lofty question, but one group of tech entrepreneurs are bringing their skillsets to the cannabis world with their networking site SD6 to overhaul the way people are getting information, establishing themselves, and cultivating business alliances. The problem is that tech-based decision-making tools have been available to companies for decades, but we are seeing it’s not actually how people are making decisions in real life. A Harvard Business Review article explains why current online networking effects are not enough: “…research shows that these systems...

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This Software Startup is Being Called “The Amazon of Weed”

Getty As more layers of the cannabis prohibition onion are peeled back, more demand for various products and services start to emerge within the industry. A software startup is meeting one area of need, offering customizable software to dispensaries and retail locations, with an emphasis on regulation compliance and attention to detail when it comes to specific customer requests. That software company is called Meadow, and their platform is being called “the Amazon of weed” because they provide customers with a flashy digital storefront on the surface, and automated patient record management on the back end. While there are...

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Startup Creates App Using Artificial Intelligence to Find Your Perfect Cannabis Strain

Getty Technological advancements have the capability to improve the quality of the customer experience in just about any industry – and the cannabis niche is certainly no different. Specifically, artificial intelligence (AI) has increased the efficiency of operations in banking financial services, marketing and sales, and sports and entertainment. Now, a startup called PotBot is utilizing AI to help select the perfect medical cannabis strain for patients. The PotBot app starts off by asking the user/ patient to provide it with their specific condition and symptoms. Within seconds, the app searches through peer-reviewed medical journals in order to give...

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