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Palantir Connects the Dots With Big Data

Palantir Connects the Dots With Big Data

– Fortune on March 01, 2016
With a growing book of corporate clients and a high-profile Syrian relief project, the data-analysis startup is branching out beyond its roots in the war on terror.
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Palantir, UCSF partner with Santa Clara County on homelessness breakthrough

Palantir, UCSF partner with Santa Clara County on homelessness breakthrough

– The Mercury News on June 27, 2016
Last July the county, with partners throughout the Bay Area, launched a new initiative: Project Welcome Home. It combines an evidence-based permanent, supportive housing strategy with the ethos of Silicon Valley's data- and outcome-driven approach at a critical moment for the county.
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Credit Suisse, CIA-Funded Palantir to Target Rogue Bankers

Credit Suisse, CIA-Funded Palantir to Target Rogue Bankers

– Bloomberg on March 22, 2016
The 50-50 joint venture, called Signac, was signed in recent weeks and will initially focus on detecting unauthorized trading, Credit Suisse said in a presentation seen by Bloomberg News. The Zurich-based lender plans to expand Signac to monitor all employee behavior, catch breaches of conduct rules, and eventually offer the service to other banks.
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How Palantir Uses Big Data to Find Missing Kids

How Palantir Uses Big Data to Find Missing Kids

– Fortune on March 14, 2016
Recently, the company, which started out partnering with the U.S. intelligence and defense communities in antiterrorism efforts, has turned its attention to one of the biggest current problems: The Syrian civil war and subsequent refugee crisis, via a collaboration with The Carter Center. “We’re a company that focuses on the world’s hardest problems,” says Karin Knox, head of Palantir’s philanthropy engineering team.
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