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Why Inkjet Printers Are A Scam

It can be summed up in the following two pictures:

So let me get this straight: HP cares about recycling, but they won’t let me refill my ink cartridges or even buy one “licensed for modification” if I so choose. Oh right, that would mean HP makes less money on selling vastly overpriced ink in cartridges that cost as much as the printer I originally bought. Some commitment to recycling indeed.


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