130408154312-egg-freezing-oped-story-topTech giants Apple and Facebook have announced that they will pay for female employees to freeze their eggs for non-medical reasons, adding to their already generous fertility benefits and making them the first major corporations to offer egg freezing as a benefit.  Apple and Facebook, two giants in the traditionally male dominated tech industry, hope that offering egg freezing, which allows women to wait longer before having children, will give them an edge when recruiting female employees.