Why you want to work for Microsoft (research)

Lloyd Wood (L.Wood@surrey.ac.uk)
Mon, 20 Apr 1998 15:54:43 +0100 (BST)


This is possibly the only fully pro-Microsoft article you'll see for
the rest of the millennium.

Plus points: more open than other industrial labs. More freedom.
Minus points: no grad students to do your work for you.

Still no tenure, though.


wondering if the Microsoft policy is simply to hire every functional
mind on the planet to create a monopoly of thought.