Hashing It Out: The Art and Science of Pushing Pot To Its THC Limits

The intoxicating effects of cannabis have skyrocketed in the last 50 years as the plant's rapidly widening acceptance has spurred a race among growers to produce ever more potent strains. But even the stickiest of the ickiest buds top out at 25 percent THC per unit weight and, for a new generation of connoisseurs,… » 4/20/14 4:20pm 4/20/14 4:20pm

Ritz Flips a Switch, Queen Rocks Out, and We All Learn About Grow…

Roll that spliff extra phatly, pack some fresh ice into the binger, and set the Volcano to "Blasteroid." It's time for tonight's Stoner Channel. We've collected our best high-times material for the discerning pothead on this, the stoney high holiday, so sit back, relax, and pass that shit on the left, yo. » 4/20/12 12:00am 4/20/12 12:00am

A College Is Trying to Ruin 4/20 By Making Its Campus Uninhabitable…

4/20 (which is this Friday for you no clock having, no calendar using hippies) is supposed to be a genial day filled with the united airy bloom of a specific natural, medicinal herb, shower-wary people and no worries 'bout a thing. Colorado University is trying to crush that experience and ruin 4/20 for everyone. » 4/16/12 9:00pm 4/16/12 9:00pm

Cops Confiscate Man's Xbox 360 Because His Car Smells Like Pot

After Kenyatta Hillman was pulled over for speeding, police detected the odor of marijuana and searched his car. When they couldn't find the marijuana, they decided that his stolen Xbox 360 would make a fine surrogate...except, you know, the Xbox wasn't actually stolen property.…

Dell Reintroduces CableCARDs on XPS 420s

We've been keeping an eye on Dell's discontinued CableCARD systems since they first introduced them on the XPS 410s because they were a relatively cheap way to get HD recording on a reasonably-priced desktop. Well, fantastic news! Chris Lanier says that Dell's reintroduced the CableCARD option on their XPS 420s, which… » 12/07/07 7:40pm 12/07/07 7:40pm

Dell XPS 420 Desktop Details Leaked (It's Powerful)

Dell's secrets have gone up in smoke as Engadget picks up a leak on the Dell XPS 420. The line has Core 2 Duo, Extreme or Quad processors, a 3x2-inch LCD display that runs Vista Sideshow , a dedicated Dell Xcelerator video transcoder, SATA II, Gigabit Ethernet, 8 external USB ports, two Firewire ports, and an eSATA… » 8/22/07 1:52pm 8/22/07 1:52pm

Solopipe Self-Igniting Bowl Lets the Good Times Roll



No more fumbling around for a lighter with the brand new Solopipe, the self-lighting pipe that lets you put your weed in its bowl, slide the lid over it, and then you can carry around your own personal mobile smoking station right there in your pocket. Open up the lid on that bowl, pull the lighter's trigger, and… » 6/28/07 9:45am 6/28/07 9:45am

Sunlight Direct Hybrid Lighting: Install It, Get a 30% Federal Tax…

In our quest to someday live off the grid, here's another device we've added to our list: Sunlight Direct hybrid solar lighting technology that collects sunlight on the roof and brings it inside with fiber optics. Once inside, that solar light automagically combines with your choice of the fluorescent lighting you see… » 10/12/06 2:33pm 10/12/06 2:33pm