HP is trying the persuasive approach first to encourage the aftermarket to modify the code on its chips, but we suspect that the OEM is also readying its stick and will sue those who fail to modify chips as it suggests. Image source: Photos.com.
Chips Ahoy! HP Releases More Details about New Chip Program
Earlier this month, we reported that Hewlett-Packard has launched a new program aimed at eliminating third-party chips that misrepresent non-OEM toner cartridges as new HP products (see “HP Settles Clone Disputes with APM and LD Products, Launches New Chip Initiative”). Since then, more details concerning the initiative have emerged.In October, HP released a technical white