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Watch | Why the world is running short on computer chips

Computer chips form the brain of all electronic devices including smartphones, laptops, gaming consoles and vehicles. But today, consumers and technology companies around the world are facing the brunt of computer chip shortage, from delayed car deliveries to increase in prices of smartphones and laptops.

Major technology companies including Samsung Electronics and automaker General Motors have warned of potential losses of billions of dollars. But why is there a crunch and what does this mean for consumers?


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Printable version | Jun 19, 2021 8:58:31 AM | https://www.thehindu.com/sci-tech/technology/computer-chip-shortage-explained/article34731733.ece

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