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Why do tech companies provide MacBooks for software development?

My answer to Why do tech companies provide MacBooks for software development? on Quora

Smart tech companies give their engineers the laptops that they ask for. Engineers are EXPENSIVE, and anything you can do to increase their productivity is worth the money. If they prefer to work on a Mac, buy them a Mac.

This is Why do tech companies provide MacBooks for software development? by Simon Willison, posted on 7th August 2012.

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