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Palantir Technologies

Why: Its software can extract common threads from mountains of data, potentially yielding leads for intelligence agencies and police forces.

Key innovation: The software, which can begin analyzing a new data set without extensive preparation, can handle many different types of input, including data from military operations and financial transactions.

Private Company: Palantir Technologies

Headquarters: Palo Alto, California
Founded: 2004
Funding Raised: around $250 million