Marijuana

Apple Lets Weed Apps Into Its Store After Petition from Pot Companies

Apples and pot have long been a popular combo—pot pipes fashioned out of apples are a thing—and now iPhones are a more versatile tool for enterprising marijuana fans. The company is lightening up when it comes to legal weed, lifting a ban on pot-focused apps.

Pot Marketers Must Get Creative as Digital Ad Networks Just Say No

Weed-focused tech companies say they want to embrace digital advertising full throttle, but the industry is not quite ready for their business.

Weed Apps Are Dazed And Confused Over Apple’s Unpredictable Policies

Weed tech companies have an Apple problem. They face uncertain rules when navigating its App Store policies, and now a petition is circulating asking the iPhone maker to lighten up.

These Weed Snobs Show Why Pot Can Be Just as Snooty as Wine

Weedmaps, a Yelp-like service focused on pot, wants to show that marijuana can be just as sophisticated as alcohol. But it's hard for a company named Weedmaps to buy ad space, and it had to get a little creative with its marketing.

Why Did This Pulitzer Prize-Winning Journalist Ditch His NBC Gig for a Pot Pub?

Not so long ago, the idea of a marijuana news site would have probably conjured up images of smoking paraphernalia and stoner jokes. But as marijuana legalization has become an increasingly important political and social topic, it’s also begun to attract more serious media attention.

Full-Page Marijuana Ad to Appear in New York Times

It looks like "The Gray Lady" will get a little greener tomorrow.

Here Are 12 Heady Ways You Can Ingest Your Ganja

Remember when buying pot meant scoring a dime bag in Washington Square Park? Well, good news: There are now 23 states where it’s legal to go weed shopping—like, in a store.

Meet Legal Weed’s First Billionaire

If Americans get their cash from an ATM and their Snickers bars from a vending machine, then why not automated cannabis distribution as well? In 2010, California entrepreneur Vincent Mehdizadeh received a U.S.

Who Will Become the Starbucks of Pot?

During a typical Fourth of July weekend, 1500 Esperanza St., a whitewashed deco warehouse in the Boyle Heights district of East Los Angeles, is deserted.

Dude, Guess What Inspired PuffPuffChat?

Necessity is the mother of invention and Redditor cherry_garcia found himself in need of someone to talk to while smoking weed.