Last summer’s partnership between Apple and IBM has proven extra-special for the latter company’s workers — as of yesterday IBM employees can choose to use a Mac as their work computer rather than a PC, removing the shackles from a company that has been out of the PC business for many years. The change took place on Thursday, and it didn’t take long for IBM employees to praise the decision on their social accounts. A quick peek at Twitter shows that many will be requesting Macs instead of their PCs.
IBM revealed the change to its workers via a memo, which says that when it is time for them to get a new workstation, whether by way of employment or a hardware refresh it seems, they’ll be able to choose a MacBook Pro or a MacBook Air rather than a PC as their workstation.
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