Controversial Cannabis Technology at CES 2020

Award-winning products that couldn't appear at official CES events—let alone the main show floor

Mirroring CTA’s blunder at CES 2019—where they first awarded sex-tech company Lora DiCarlo with an Innovation Award in robotics for their pleasure device, Osé, then revoked it without sufficient reasoning—one cannabis company faced a similar fate at CES 2020. KEEP, a biometric-login cannabis storage box received a 2020 Innovation Award as a home storage device—even though the CTA was wholly aware that it was designed …

Holiday Gift Guides 2019: Cannabis Connection

High-design present ideas pertaining to a culture in constant flux

As each year passes, we are able to bask in the benefits of substantial cannabis culture breakthroughs—be that advancements in marijuana legalization or an industry expanding thanks to innovation and good intentions. There are still undeniable political and racial complications, and enthusiasts should champion legal and social justice reform as much as acceptance moving forward. But through it all, with the help of science, a …

Discreet, Flavorful Vapor from the Puffco Plus

A ceramic pen-shaped body with advanced heating technology and no coils, glues or fibers

We are witness to continued change in both the perception and business of marijuana. From the nine states who weighed in on the topic yesterday—be that for medicinal or recreational use—there’s already been a substantial shift. California, Massachusetts and Nevada all passed legal recreational use; Maine may do so once all ballots are finalized. Arkansas, Florida, Montana and North Dakota have granted medicinal use. Fortunately, …