Mysterious Crop Circle Explained
LAS VEGAS (TheBlaze/AP)
A 310-foot “crop circle” in a California barley field mystified locals that last week was explained Sunday — and it’s likely to disappoint extraterrestrial enthusiasts.
It was a publicity stunt by Nvidia Corp., a maker of chips for PCs and smartphones.
“This is a confession,” Nvidia CEO Jen-Hsun Huang said at a press conference in Las Vegas, ahead of the International Consumer Electronics Show, PC World reported.
The crop circle near Chualar, Calif., contained a stylized image of a computer chip and the number “192″ in Braille. The company announced the Tegra K1, a new chip for tablets and smartphones that contains 192 computing “cores,” or mini-computers, for graphics applications. Continue reading via The Blaze...