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2017 event timing

We’re pleased to announce these events have already secured their dates with us for 2017: Cleveland Metroparks Fat Tire Bike race at the Bedford Reservation, OH on Sunday, January 28th.  This event was postponed and cancelled due to lack of … Continue reading

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Downloading registration data for USA cycling events

If you are promoting a USA cycling event and are looking to provide registration data, this is the list of required fields: Bib Last Name First Name City State Country (there may be Canadian riders) Age (required for all races, … Continue reading

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New RFID timing system

Starting in 2016, we will be using a new RFID (“ChipCard”) timing system. In addition to the J-Chip active timing system we have been using since 2012, our new ChipCard timing system provides a unique set of capabilities. At the heart … Continue reading

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Web hosting upgrade

For over 15 years, we have been providing web-site hosting with unlimited bandwidth, storage and e-mail accounts.  Our site hosting was recently upgraded, moving all hosted sites to a new server on a faster core network that provides higher I/O … Continue reading

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2016 event timing

For 2016, we timed these events with our new ChipCard timing system: Races at the Lake  from April 23 to May 14 on four Saturdays in Stow, OH. Steel City Showdown on Sunday, May 8th in Pittsburgh, PA. Genesee Valley Park Criterium … Continue reading

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The next generation in RFID timing

The next generation in RFID timing has arrived and is now available for timing races! For 2016, we have two new options for timing events: Race|Result and ChipCard. Race|Result is a high precision active tag system that is available upon … Continue reading

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2015 Cycling Events

We’re again providing computerized timing with J-Chip RFID technology and CrossMgr software for races in New York and Ohio. You’ll find us timing these 25 events in 2015: Sweden Fat Tire Bike Race. Mac5 Bikes Winter Fat Tire Bike Race. … Continue reading

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Using ReadyBoost in Windows Vista/7/8

ReadyBoost is a feature available in Windows Vista, Windows 7 and Windows 8 that provides improved performance to any computer by simply adding a USB flash drive. USB flash drives of any size can be used with ReadyBoost, so even … Continue reading

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Could a $2 battery lead to the destruction of your home or office?

Twice a year when the clocks change between daylight and standard time, public service announcements and fire departments remind people to change the batteries in their smoke detectors. While this ensures the smoke detectors are ready to detect a fire, … Continue reading

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About Domain Privacy

For owners of web-site domain names, domain privacy is an option that is available to conceal the ownership of a domain name. The international organization for domain names (ICANN.org) requires that the domain owner information is filled out and accurate, … Continue reading

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