Stephen E. Arnold: Palantir Lost $579M in 2019?

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Stephen E. Arnold

Palantir Technologies: Maybe Stealth Is Better for Specialized Services Companies?

I, like many other Palantir watchers, read “Leaked S-1 Screenshots Show Palantir Losing $579M in 2019.” My hunch is that this going public thing is not going to be the cake walk some envision. Palantir Technologies is a specialized services company. In my lingo, that means the firm’s principal technology was developed for and influenced directly by the needs of intelligence, law enforcement, and similar enforcement . .

Phi Beta Iota: The world still does not have the CATALYST sense-making toolkit envisioned by top CIA analysts in 1984.  Why is that, we wonder?

1989 Webb (US) CATALYST: Computer-Aided Tools for the Analysis of Science & Technology

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