In Pictures: Microsoft. Purges, personalities, ‘pu...
In 2011 Joe Marini was a member of Microsoft’s Windows Phone team who quit just after posting tweets mostly in praise of a Nokia phone, but a little critical as well. Word was that the tweets somehow violated Microsoft’s policies about use of social media and disclosing confidential information. His resignation was said to head off an impending firing for the violations. A month later he was working for Google, and he tweeted again: “I certainly learned a lot about who my friends are. :-)”
In Pictures: Microsoft. Purges, personalities, ‘pursuing other opportunities’