US Law firm to sue HP for deception
It's not just customers that are up in arms over this trick used by big Printer Manufacturers. In an effort to prevent customers from using refurbished or cheaper non-original cartridges, HP and others encouraged printer owners to update their firmware resulting in the failure of these cheaper and more environmentally friendly cartridges from working in their printer. There was outrage at first, but text has now escalated to the point that one US law firm is likely to take HP on in court. For more on the story click here.