Big data analytics firm Palantir has won a $111 million contract to provide software to link U.S. Army operations systems into a single dashboard, Bloomberg reported. The contract will represent about 10% of company’s revenue next year and could grow into a 4 year, $440 million deal. The deal strengthens Palantir’s ties with the U.S. government and reflects co-cofounder Peter Thiel’s views that...
Get access to exclusive coverage
Read deeply reported stories from the largest newsroom in tech.
The Takeaway Amazon
Why I Love and Fear Amazon Basics
Jeff Bezos this week wrote his final shareholder letter as he steps aside as CEO of Amazon. It is remarkable what he and the company have accomplished. I vaguely remember buying my first book on Amazon. Today, I buy…well, that brings me to the point of this week’s column. I recently realized that my kids’ whiteboard markers had run dry. I grabbed my phone and searched for...
Clubhouse Confirms New Funding Round Led by Andreessen Horowitz
Splunk Shares Drop 9% on CTO Departure News
China’s Economy Rebounded
Stay in the know
Receive a summary of the day's top tech news—distilled into one email.
Access on the go
View stories on our mobile app and tune into our weekly podcast.
Join live video Q&A’s
Deep-dive into topics like startups and autonomous vehicles with our top reporters and other executives.
Enjoy a clutter-free experience
Read without any banner ads.
Recent Popular Stories
Exclusive Venture Capital Startups
Andreessen Horowitz Values Clubhouse at $4 Billion With DST, Tiger
Five Warehouse Robotics Firms to Watch
Warehouse robotics is suddenly looking like a hot sector. A series of deals in the past few months, including SoftBank’s $2.8 billion investment in Norwegian robotics firm AutoStore this month as well as the merger of robotics firm Berkshire Grey with a special purpose acquisition company, highlight how investor interest in warehouse robotics is growing.
Venture Capital Markets
Coinbase’s VC Disclosure Underscores Tight Bonds of Crypto Investors