Trump Administration Pays Peter Thiel-Backed Startup Hundreds of Millions of Dollars to Build a Virtual Border Wallwww.businessinsider.com -
Palmer Luckey’s Anduril, backed by a Trump adviser, struck a deal with CBP that’s reportedly worth several hundred million dollars.
Silicon Valley Tech Start-Up Anduril Raises $200 Million to Create a Software-Driven Defense Dept. Contractorwww.washingtonpost.com -
Anduril, a Silicon Valley-based tech company founded by executives from Oculus and Palantir, has ambitions of becoming a leading defense contractor.
Anduril Industries’ Palmer Luckey warns of an “AI arms race” and embraces the defense sector while much of Silicon Valley shuns it.
Anduril, founded by Palmer Luckey, nearly doubled its valuation with the new money, which it plans to invest in developing its surveillance tech.
Sentry towers will detect humans crossing the border
(Bloomberg) — Anduril Industries Inc., a Southern California startup that builds technology for military agencies and border surveillance, said it raised a new funding round nearly…
The US border control agency said Thursday it was expanding an unmanned monitoring system based on artificial intelligence on the US-Mexico frontier, granting a key contract to Silicon Valley…