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  1. WeWork Is Said to Become World's Fifth Most-Valuable StartupRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 13 | The Washington Post

    ... the investment, said a person familiar with the matter. The valuation matches that of Peter Thiel's Palantir Technologies Inc., which will now share the distinction of fifth-most-valuable privately held startup with WeWork, according to research ...

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  2. Oracle Weighed Buying Palantir in 2016, Investor Tells CourtRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 28 | The Washington Post

    Oracle Corp. discussed buying data-analytics company Palantir Technologies Inc. last year, a disgruntled investor in the secretive startup said in court Wednesday. Palantir Chairman Peter Thiel talked with Oracle founder Larry Ellison about having the software maker acquire the data miner, Palantir investor Marc Abramowitz said at a hearing over allegations that Palantir thwarted his efforts to sell part of his stake in the company.

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  3. Airbus Wins Nearly $40 Billion In Commercial Aircraft Orders At Paris Air ShowRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2017 | Aero-News Network

    ... ations. Skywise combines Airbus' aerospace expertise with advanced data analytics solution provided by Palantir Technologies.

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  4. Four airlines to cooperate on new Airbus digital initiativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | Air Transport World

    ... this is where we really launched connected aviation." Having been approached by Silicon Valley-based Palantir Technologies, "we very quickly realized the benefits" of "making much better use of data," he said. Skywise is targeted to become a massive ...

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  5. Feds seek to seize movie rights, Palantir shares in Malaysia corruption caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | Los Angeles Times

    ... several works of art given as gifts to Hollywood star Leonardo DiCaprio and 2.5 million shares of Palantir Technologies - a Palo Alto firm co-founded by tech investor Peter Thiel - are among nearly $1.7 billion in U.S. assets acquired with money ...

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  6. KPMG Settles Feds' Discrimination Claims, but Scrutiny Is Far From OverRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2017 | Law.com

    ... claims of workplace equity and discrimination against federal contractors. a high-profile case with Palantir Technologies, the data analytics startup, based on claims that hiring practices discriminated against Asian applicants. The Palo Alto-based ...

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  7. Addepar Raises $140 Million To Build First Unified Platform for the Financial WorldRead the original story

    Jun 7, 2017 | Venture Capital Access Online

    ... "The company's extraordinary growth speaks for itself," said Joe Lonsdale, co-founder of Addepar and Palantir Technologies and partner at 8VC. "Addepar is now poised to become the universal operating system to power global finance. It has already ...

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  8. Addepar raises $140 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | Finextra Research news

    ... "The company's extraordinary growth speaks for itself," said Joe Lonsdale, co-founder of Addepar and Palantir Technologies and partner at 8VC. "Addepar is now poised to become the universal operating system to power global finance. It has already ...

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  9. Oculus Founder/alt-right troll Palmer Luckey teaming up with Peter Thiel to build surveillance techRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2017 | Boing Boing

    ... to people with knowledge of its plans. They said the firm sees Mr. Luckey's venture in the mold of Palantir Technologies, a data-mining company co-founded by Mr. Thiel, which serves a wide range of clients, including intelligence agencies. A ...

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  10. Noted fascist collaborator Peter Thiel funds noted pro troll Palmer...Read the original story

    Jun 4, 2017 | Jwz

    Mr. Thiel's investment firm, Founders Fund [...] sees Mr. Luckey's venture in the mold of Palantir Technologies, a data-mining company co-founded by Mr. Thiel, which serves a wide range of clients, including intelligence agencies. [...] Mr. Luckey discussed the idea of using sensor technology on the Mexican border with Stephen K. Bannon, Mr. Trump's chief strategist, according to a person familiar with the meeting.

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  11. Silicon Valley's secretive data mining giant Palantir keeps its profile low in CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 | CBC News

    ... It's one of the most valuable and secretive technology companies in Silicon Valley: Palantir Technologies , a developer of data mining software used by spies, banks and some of the biggest companies in the world. The company was co-founded in 2004 ...

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  12. BCFM Drivetime: Britain's national health at stake in 2017 general election, Segment 1Read the original story

    May 12, 2017 | A-Infos Radio Project

    ... Data Mining - NHS Digital hacked today where our health records are kept - Peter Thiel, a creator of Palantir Technologies, that can profile a population and help you run your country - Microsoft donated $100m to NSA; Clinton Rogers report for BBC - ...

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  13. This cryptocurrency project is now courting banksRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | American Banker

    ... services, McCaleb said. Lightyear's other co-founder is Brit Yonge, previously an executive with Palantir Technologies, the analytics and data firm co-founded by the Silicon Valley titan Peter Thiel. McCaleb also created the first bitcoin exchange, ...

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  14. 21st Century Fox Names Melody Hildebrandt Global Chief Information Security OfficerRead the original story

    May 8, 2017 | Digital Post Production

    In this role, she will oversee the protection and risk management for enterprise communications, technologies and assets for 21CF. She joins the company from Palantir Technologies, where she served as executive vice president and directed the cybersecurity practice.

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  15. Melody Hildebrandt Is Named Global Chief Information Security At 21st Century FoxRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2017 | Deadline

    At a time when cybersecurity is at the forefront of the minds of corporate CEOs, 21st Century Fox will bring in an expert on June 1. Melody Hildebrandt has been hired as Global Chief Information Security Officer, overseeing the protection and risk management for enterprise communications, technologies and assets for 21CF. Hildebrandt joins the company from Palantir Technologies, where she served as EVP and directed the cybersecurity practice.

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  16. Buy, Sell and Hold Goes Once, Twice, Sold on EBays for ResearchRead the original story

    May 8, 2017 | The Washington Post

    ... clients as well as taking a cut on deals. The company also counts 8VC's Joe Lonsdale, a co-founder of Palantir Technologies Inc., as an investor. "Content is now about who's the smartest person writing on something," CEO Blair Livingston said in an ...

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  17. Live Videos | LIVE: Women in National Defense, Former Pentagon Staffer Talks National SecurityRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2017 | Go Local

    To make gains for women in the national security community, Tara Murphy Dougherty, a deployment strategist with Palantir Technologies says, we need to harvest interest and and show open doors to young women and girls. Murphy Dougherty who has held positions at the Pentagon in the Office of the Secretary of Defense, says the number of women in national security positions, "isn't where we want them to be," and strong mentoring can make a big difference because visibility is a challenge.

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  18. OFCCP Secures $1.7 Million Settlement In Failure-To-Hire CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | JD Supra

    The Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs and Palantir Technologies, a California-based technology company, have agreed to settle a pending lawsuit for about $1.7 million. We first reported on this case in October 2016.

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  19. Palantir settles discrimination suit for $1.7MRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | Washington Technology

    Palantir Technologies has agreed to pay $1.7 million to eight people for alleged discrimination against Asian applicants for engineering jobs. The Labor Department described it as systemic hiring discrimination .

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  20. Palantir reaches nearly $1.7M settlement with fedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | Palo Alto Weekly

    Palo Alto-based Palantir Technologies was ordered to pay nearly $1.7 million in back wages by the U.S. Department of Labor in a settlement over allegations of hiring discrimination, the agency announced Tuesday in a press release. The department's Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs alleged the software company of [ unfair hiring practices against Asian applicants for engineering jobs.

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