Is This Creepy Facebook-Friendly Startup Behind the NSA PRISM Program?

No one knows what Palantir—named after a magical rock in Lord of The Rings that granted remote vision—exactly does. But we know enough to know it's not just another California startup. The secretive data-mining company works directly with the American government, has a product named "Prism," and some very close ties… » 6/07/13 12:06pm 6/07/13 12:06pm