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How Silicon Valley Is Helping Overturn Marijuana Convictions

Marijuana expungement is an often laborious, bureaucratic process, but algorithms have eased the process.

WeWork Founder Sounds Bonkers, But He Sure Does Love Marijuana

Adam Neumann, CEO of the co-working giant WeWork, loves combining cannabis and flying, in ways that can get him in trouble. 

First LSD ‘Microdosing’ Study Demonstrates Silicon Valley Bro Trend Isn’t All...

A new study published in the journal Biological Psychiatry demonstrates empirical proof that microdosing is not merely a placebo effect, although it disputes the level of benefits that microdosing provides users.

Silicon Valley Wants To Invest In Marijuana, Not Juuls And Nicotine

A New York Times feature broke down why Silicon Valley has drawn a moral line in the sand against Juul and other nicotine companies, and it basically has to do with their advertising practices and a belief they target teenagers.

First Study On Microdosing Psychedelics Underway And You Can Participate

Researchers will aim to discern if microdosing has impact on “cognitive function” or “psychological well-being” beyond a placebo effect.

Is Apple Trying To Kill Third-Party Apps?

Nowhere seemed a bigger hotbed for revolutionary ideas and concepts than Silicon Valley in the 21st century.

Silicon Valley’s Latest Weed Venture: Marijuana Tupperware Parties

Silicon Valley is always trying to re-invent the wheel and expect you to be surprised the wheel exists. Or that wheels were even a “thing” in the first place.

San Francisco Dispensary Offers ‘Bring Your CEO To Buy Weed’ Discount

One high-profile dispensary in Silicon Valley decided to hold “Bring Your CEO to the Dispensary” Week this month.

This Silicon Valley Congressman Won’t Stop Tweeting About Marijuana

It can feel like attorney general Jeff Sessions launches a new pronged attack against cannabis on a weekly basis. Just last month Sessions again...

How These Tech Bros Are Bio-Hacking Their Bodies Into Living Longer

It's not quite 'Fight Club,' but there's a community of people in Silicon Valley that undergo that want to live longer so they're trying to hack death.