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Crop circle mystery solved: No, it wasn't aliens, it was marketers

Sorry, dear readers, but the crop circle discovered last week etched in a farmer's barley field in Chualar, Calif., was not created by aliens. Instead -- surprise! -- it was a stunt intended to attract publicity to the release of a mobile processor used in automobiles, tablets and cellphones made by the computer graphics company NVIDIA, according to its president and CEO, Jen-Hsun Huang. "It is true. The NVIDIA marketing team is behind this phenomenon," Huang said as he stood in front of a picture of the manicured field. "What you're looking at here is 310 feet in diameter. It is what people call a crop circle." Huang made the announcement during a keynote address Sunday night at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. "It's like, out of this world, it's practically built by aliens," Huang said, referring to the new Tegra K1 graphics chip. Read More at WTAE Home.

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