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in-q-tel
« on: July 03, 2018, 07:10:06 AM »
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In-Q-It, is an American not-for-profit venture capital firm based in Arlington, Virginia. It invests in high-tech companies for the sole purpose of keeping the Central Intelligence Agency, and other intelligence agencies, equipped with the latest in information technology in support of United States intelligence capability.

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In-Q-Tel sold 5,636 shares of Google, worth over $2.2 million, on November 15, 2005.[9] The stocks were a result of Google’s acquisition of Keyhole, the CIA funded satellite mapping software now known as Google Earth.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/In-Q-Tel

https://www.fireeye.com/company/press-releases/2009/in-q-tel-invests-in-fireeye-to-advance-cyber-security-in-the-u-s-intelligence-community.html

https://www.iqt.org/
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Re: in-q-tel
« Reply #1 on: July 03, 2018, 05:46:17 PM »
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In-Q-It, is an American not-for-profit venture capital firm based in Arlington, Virginia. It invests in high-tech companies for the sole purpose of keeping the Central Intelligence Agency, and other intelligence agencies, equipped with the latest in information technology in support of United States intelligence capability.

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In-Q-Tel sold 5,636 shares of Google, worth over $2.2 million, on November 15, 2005.[9] The stocks were a result of Google’s acquisition of Keyhole, the CIA funded satellite mapping software now known as Google Earth.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/In-Q-Tel

https://www.fireeye.com/company/press-releases/2009/in-q-tel-invests-in-fireeye-to-advance-cyber-security-in-the-u-s-intelligence-community.html

https://www.iqt.org/
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