karan wadhera — casa verde

Cannabis is still a schedule 1 narcotic (cocaine is a less serious schedule 2).     Cannabis plants have RFIDs on them and are tracked from seed to sale.   Casa Verde’s Karan Wadhera tells us why he sees this and other regulations as an opportunity and why he and Snoop set up Casa Verde to invest from $1M to $15M in cannabis startups.

rfid: the tech you’ve never heard of but use every day

Radio frequency identification – RFID – is the foundation on which many contactless technologies are built. But is it getting left behind amid the “internet of things”? Tim Harford argues its best days may still be to come.