Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 14th Mar 2012 00:13 UTC
Google "The Google I was passionate about was a technology company that empowered its employees to innovate. The Google I left was an advertising company with a single corporate-mandated focus. Technically I suppose Google has always been an advertising company, but for the better part of the last three years, it didn't feel like one. Google was an ad company only in the sense that a good TV show is an ad company: having great content attracts advertisers." Note we're looking at a Microsoft employee. His points still carry some validity, though.
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The money is better at Microsoft
by ozonehole on Wed 14th Mar 2012 03:32 UTC
ozonehole
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I presume that Microsoft offered him more cash. That's why he went there. Of course, he had to come up with some ludicrous reason to justify it.

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