What is a chip?
In a printer cartridge factory, it is a complex piece of microchip componentry that gets fitted to every cartridge. in order to communicate with the printer through either direct contact or radio frequency (RF). They have a memory that stores vital printer information, such as pages printed and page coverage. You can read more about these chips here.
If you go to the movies, or a party you are likely to find a different kind of chip. Potato chips (often just called or chips or crisps, are thin slices of potato that have been deep-fried or baked until crunchy. According to Wikipedia, chips form a large part of the snack food and convenience food market in Western countries. The global potato chip market generated total revenue of US$16.49 billion in 2005. This accounted for 35.5% of the total savory snacks market in that year (US$46.1 billion)
In the UK, you have chips with your fish. These chips, or potato wedges or fries, are popular across the globe and are usually eaten hot. The French and Belgians have an ongoing dispute about where chips, or fries, were invented, with both countries claiming ownership.
Berto obviously likes this latter kind best served up with tomato sauce, or ketchup. Yum.
Berto #41: July 5, 2016: More Chips Needed on Line – Berto passes the sauce
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