Palantir: the’ special ops’ tech giant that exerts as much real-world power as Google

Peter Thiels CI-Abacked, data-mining firm sharpened its crime predicting techniques against insurgents in Iraq. The same techniques are now being sold to police departments. Will they inflame already tense relations between the public and the police? In Minority Report, the 2002 movie adaptation of the Philip K Dick fiction, Tom Cruise plays a police officer […]

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How technology and driving habits are causing a churn in the auto industry – Economic Times

Economic Times How technology and driving habits are causing a churn in the automobile industry Economic Times The global automotive industry was in for a surprise in 2017. Led by Carlos Ghosn, the French-Japanese confederation of Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi( RNM) grabbed the top spot. From being ranked fourth in 2016 sales chart, it had sold 10.6 million […]

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