Betting on Thiel: Palantir Awarded US/UK Coronavirus Tracking & Space Force Software Contracts

Betting on Thiel: Palantir Awarded US/UK Coronavirus Tracking & Space Force Software Contracts

April 22, 2020 – Palantir, the surveillance firm founded by Trump ally Peter Thiel, has landed a contract with the federal government to track Coronavirus, the Daily Beast reports. The article entitled “Trump Administration Turns to Peter Thiel’s Palantir to Track Coronavirus“ claims that Thiel’s firm will work with HHS and create a database: A Silicon Valley company co-founded by…