Today I learned that USB-C MacBooks can sometimes send 20V to a 5V USB-C Yubikey, releasing the magic smoke from inside. 🔥

@BrianEnigma A large portion of the chatter in the channel at work revolves around avoiding the new USB-C MacBooks during the upgrade cycle.

@annika @BrianEnigma This may be my last MBP, depending on what's around when this one gives out.

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