Recorded Future, The world’s first Temporal Analytics Engine. A new predictive analysis tool that allows you to visualize the future, past or present using media generated sources.
Recorded Future Inc. is a software company based in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, specializing in predictive analytics. Using what they call a “temporal analytics engine”, Recorded Future provides forecasting tool to help analysts predict future events by scanning sources on the Internet, and extracting, measuring, and visualizing the information to show networks and patterns in the past, present, and future. The software analyzes sources and forms “invisible links” between documents to find links that tie them together and may possibly indicate the entities and events involved. The company was founded in 2008 by Christopher Ahlberg and has 16 employees as of July 2010. Both Google (on May 3, 2010) and the CIA have invested in the company, through their investment arms, Google Ventures and In-Q-Tel, respectively.