“Chip makers in Oregon are hiring college students to ramp up production, The Oregonian reported. A massive semiconductor shortage has hit the production of cars, computers, and phones.”
How dependent the world has become on computer technology. A chip shortage can affect not just the computer industry, but the auto and cell phone businesses too. At the dawn of the age of personal computers, a chip shortage would have had little impact on society. Now, it could potentially affect global business and industry!
“The global chip shortage is a much bigger problem than everyone realised. And it will go on for longer, too.” See article below: