Cannabis industry vets aim to clear the haze in a booming industry – 10minmail

[ad_1] (Bigstock Photo) Cy Scott, Brian Wansolich, and Scott Vickers had just sold their popular cannabis directory Leafly to Privateer Holdings. As they plotted their next endeavor, one word kept coming up in almost every conversation: data. The legal pot trade was starving for it. Brands were coming on the scene in droves. Investors were […]

Google Cloud vets launch Seattle startup Kaskada to bolster machine learning tech with real-time data – 10minmail

[ad_1] The Kaskada leadership team, from left to right: Davor Bonaci, Ben Chambers, and Emily Kruger. (Kaskada Photo) After spending several years working at Google Cloud, Davor Bonaci and Ben Chambers saw an opportunity to help companies take better advantage of machine learning technology. Their idea turned into Kaskada, a Seattle-based startup that is launching […]