NERD CAVE SHOW 20210518. AudioCraZ, Beard & Gary & Lady Duke are together again in the studio!
Tesla and Cap’n Magneto [S3E14]
Driver in Washington State allows his Tesla autopilot to crash into state trooper vehicle. Luckily the deputy was not in the vehicle, but the Sheriff’s vehicle was badly damaged, and we assume the Tesla as well.
A classic Mac Shareware gets ‘nagware’ removed after 35 years. Al Evans created Cap’n Magneto and released it as shareware in 1985. After fans of the game contacted him, he updated the game to remove the shareware ‘nagware’ so people can play through the game in its entirety.
NVidia announced that all current 3000 series GPU’s will have anti-mining flags. This is to reduce the hash rate for Ethereum mining on all new cards, which will be indicated on their boxes as “LHR” or “Lite Hash Rate”. This is a much wanted change for many gamers as instead of just a driver limiter (as seen previously on the 3060 that was easily defeted). This is to add a secure handshake between the driver, the silicon, and the BIOS that prevents removal of the hash rate limiter. We will see how well this works when the new cards start hitting the shelves.
Aqua Teen Hunger Force, Metalocalypse and The Venture Bros are getting new movies! Adult Swim will be making movies for each and releasing them direct to DVD and VOD, then 90 days later they will be released on Adult Swim and HBO Max.
Tesla’s Autopilot Mode Crashed a Car Right Into a Washington State Cop (Gizmodo)
Snohomish County Sheriff’s Post (Facebook)
After 35 Years, Classic Shareware Game ‘Cap’n Magneto’ Finally Fully Resurrected (Slashdot)
Download CAP’N MAGNETO (capnmagneto.com)
Nvidia will add anti-mining flags to the rest of its RTX 3000 GPU series (arstechnica)
Aqua Teen Hunger Force, Metalocalypse, and The Venture Bros. Are All Getting New Movies (Gizmodo)
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