Top techs the CIA thinks are hot

Through its investment firm called In-Q-Tel, the CIA funds companies, mostly start-ups, to push forward technologies deemed useful to government intelligence agencies. Here are the latest picks to get undisclosed amounts of IQT money.

Through its investment firm called In-Q-Tel, the CIA funds companies, mostly start-ups, to push forward technologies deemed useful to government intelligence agencies. Here are the latest picks to get undisclosed amounts of IQT money; and for last year's summary of IQT picks, check here.

Apigee

Goal Zero

HyTrust

Narrative Science

NerVye Technologies

OpenGeo (now Boundless)

Paxata

Protonex

Pure Storage

RedOwl Analytics

Socrata

Weather Analytics

Vorbeck Materials Corp.