Microsoft announced that it has bought new Windows 8 PCs , Surface tablets, and new Windows 8 phones for every of its employees. Microsoft employees, which total some 93,0000, already receive many benefits and perks. Some of these include paid vacations, discounts on PCs and tablets, and all work-expenses paid on Microsoft credit.
This is not the first time Microsoft has bought their employees the latest and greatest tech. The mp3 player Zune HD and Windows Phones became a common site across the Microsoft campus. This goes for PCs as well, where the best Windows laptops can always be found on Microsoft campuses.
Surface is expected to launch the day Windows 8 launches. Sporting impressive specs, analysts expect the Surface to cash in big on the tablet market–which has been dominated by Apple for quite some time now.
- Microsoft freebies: Ballmer to give all employees free Surface tablet, PC and phone (digitaltrends.com)
- Microsoft gifts full-time employees with Surface tablets, Windows 8 phones and PCs (engadget.com)