Feds Developing Phone App To Measure Marijuana Impairment

How high are you? There’s an app for that. Or, at least the federal government wants there to be, and it’s offering researchers cash to develop it. The National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) issued a request for proposals this week to create technologies for detecting what they are calling “Digital Markers for Marijuana Intoxication.” Specifically, the feds want to pay to support the development of iPhone and Android apps that can one day be used by police officers to determine whether drivers are too high to drive. 

Aurora Cannabis : Starts Trading on Toronto Stock Exchange

Aurora Cannabis Inc. (the "Company" or "Aurora") (TSXV: ACB) (OTCQX: ACBFF) ( Frankfurt : 21P; WKN: A1C4WM) announced today that common shares of the Company will commence trading on Toronto Stock Exchange (the "TSX") effective Monday July 24 . Common shares will continue to trade under the symbol "ACB".

Industry Leaders Riding High as Marijuana Demand Outpaces Supply

Industry Leaders Riding High as Marijuana Demand Outpaces Supply NetworkNewsWire Editorial Coverage Share this article NEW YORK , July 19, The legal marijuana market has been growing by leaps and bounds in North America . Sales jumped 30 percent in 2016, accounting for $6.7 billion in retail activity in the United States and Canada .

ChineseInvestors.com (CIIX) Eyes Expansion in CBD Markets throughout North America

  • Sees opportunities in the fast-growing international medical marijuana market
  • Plans store opening in San Gabriel, California, with online hemp-based product store already in Shanghai, China, targeting the global Chinese-speaking community
  • Consilium Global Research projects that company revenues will reach $14.8 million by FY2020

Industry Leaders Riding High as Marijuana Demand Outpaces Supply

Industry Leaders Riding High as Marijuana Demand Outpaces Supply NetworkNewsWire Editorial Coverage Share this article NEW YORK , July 19, The legal marijuana market has been growing by leaps and bounds in North America . Sales jumped 30 percent in 2016, accounting for $6.7 billion in retail activity in the United States and Canada .

Legal Cannabis and Hemp Based Product Sales Projected to Grow

According to a research report by Ameri Research Inc., the global legal cannabis market was valued at $14.3 billion in 2016 and is projected to grow at a CAGR of 21.1% from 2017 to 2024. By 2024, the projected demand of cannabis will continue to rise for both recreational and medical use, while reaching an estimated global sales value of $63.5 billion .