Companies Embrace the MacSlowly
New hires at Google—and there are legions at a company that adds an average of 84 new people a week—get many perks. Among them: coin-free washing machines, free shuttles to nearby locales, and even on-site dental care. A recent addition to the list, depending on the job: the option to use a Macintosh, rather than a machine running Microsoft (MSFT) Windows. A Google (GOOG) spokeswoman says Windows computers far outnumber Macs, though Macs are less rare than they used to be at Google's Mountain View (Calif.) headquarters.
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