You know the IC shortage is getting bad when the ink cartridges aren't getting chipped anymore. https://hackaday.com/2022/01/13/canon-temporarily-abandons-smart-ink-cartridges/
Original tweet : https://twitter.com/hackaday/status/1481597204653563904
... it was only to manipulate the market and control customers (who had to pay for it, to boot).
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