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New Perk Gives Apple Employees 50GB of iCloud Storage

Apple has introduced a new perk for Apple employees, giving them a free 50GB upgrade to their iCloud storage -- a $100/year value. This is similar to the free MobileMe subscription that employees received until last year when iCloud replaced that service. The standard iCloud account includes 5GB of storage.

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Earlier this year Apple employees were granted a new discount on Apple hardware, offering employees $500 off a Mac (excluding the Mac mini) or $250 off an iPad -- and that discount was recently extended to the Retina MacBook Pro as well.

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27 months ago
Slow news day?
Rating: 11 Votes
27 months ago
Apple should give this to devs as well! :)
Rating: 9 Votes
27 months ago
Apple employees will love this. Another 50GB will really help out with paying the bills.
Rating: 9 Votes
27 months ago
What about a new iPhone every year? That would be a perk!
Rating: 9 Votes
27 months ago
Wow, what a great perk!
Rating: 8 Votes
27 months ago
I hope they keep the discount on the macs for their employees...
Rating: 7 Votes
27 months ago
Without iDisk, what really is the point of having more than 5GB?

Unless you are a photofreak there is no way you are gonna hit even close to the limit
Rating: 7 Votes
27 months ago
See all the perks you get for your employees when you unceremoniously purge them? :)
Rating: 5 Votes
27 months ago

Can someone explain to me why the Apple employees feel entitled to "perks"? Are they not being paid to do their job? I don't understand why people feel entitled to freebies nowadays. They already get a very generous discount. I guess it's just the world we live in.


It's not about entitlement. It's about showing your employees appreciation. Yes, they get a salary but that is not really an appreciation in itself.
Rating: 5 Votes
27 months ago

Apple employees will love this. Another 50GB will really help out with paying the bills.


MacUser5. Report to Cupertino for re-education. Sarcasm will not be tolerated.
Rating: 5 Votes

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