2009

Press release
December 22, 2009
Slime, TrailGlow partner to offer enhanced contingency program for 2010 race season
Slime Tire Sealant and TrailGlow Lighting announced today that they will award double contingency payouts to teams sporting illuminated Slime logos made by TrailGlow during the 2010 race season.

Wired.com
December 16, 2009
Old-School Bug Brings New Tech to Baja
Mention the Baja 1000, and you probably imagine million-dollar trophy truck teams bounding through miles of inhospitable desert. Anyone, arguably, could be a contender with practically unlimited financial backing. But what about the little guys?

Santa Cruz Sentinel
December 11, 2009
Artwalk debuts Saturday
Felton plans its first Artwalk and Sidewalk sale 1-4 p.m. Saturday at 6205-6265 Highway 9 across from New Leaf Market. Shoppers can follow the red balloon trail to participating businesses featuring artists and art receptions.

NetEco
December 7, 2009
Espagne : scandale autour de la loi Hadopi locale
L’exemple français n’est sans doute pas pour rien dans le projet de loi visant à enrayer le téléchargement illégal présenté la semaine dernière en Espagne. Le gouvernement de José Luis Rodríguez Zapatero y propose la création d’une Commission de la propriété intellectuelle qui aurait toute latitude pour bloquer ou faire fermer les sites Internet favorisant l’échange illégal de fichiers soumis au droit d’auteur.

Desert Dingo Racing press release
November 29, 2009
Baja 1000 Race Summary – Desert Dingo Racing
Desert Dingo Racing completed 182.5 miles of the 675 mile Baja 1000 this year before being knocked out of the race when they lost their second transmission.

Motorsport
November 20, 2009
Baja 1000: Desert Dingo Racing preview
Desert Dingo Racing, a high-tech off-road racing team based in Santa Cruz and Silicon Valley, is demonstrating a state-of-the-art satellite-based communication and tracking system at the Baja 1000 this week, outfitting its off-road race car and chase trucks with an EMS Sky Connect Rugged Text and Track (RTT) communications and tracking system.

EMS SkyConnect press release
November 19, 2009
EMS Sky Connect Supports Messaging and Real-time Location Data at 2009 Baja 1000 Desert Dingo Race
Desert Dingo Racing, a high-tech off-road racing team based in Santa Cruz and Silicon Valley, is demonstrating a state-of-the-art satellite-based communication and tracking system at the Baja 1000 this week, outfitting its off-road race care and chase trucks with an EMS Sky Connect Rugged Text and Track (RTT) communications and tracking system.

Desert Dingo Racing press release
November 18, 2009
Desert Dingo Racing debuts two new Sat Comm and Night Visibility Technologies at the Baja 1000
ENSENADA, MEXICO – Desert Dingo Racing, a Class 11 team making its third run at the Baja 1000, will compete this year using an SMS-based satellite communication and tracking system from EMS SkyConnect and high visibility electroluminescent number panels from TrailGlow Lighting. This is the first time that these technologies have been used at the Baja 1000.

MarketWire
November 12, 2009
November 14 is World Diabetes Day: Over 800 Iconic Monuments to Light in Blue as Millions Mark World Diabetes Day
BRUSSELS, BELGIUM — November 14 marks World Diabetes Day – a global awareness campaign led by the International Diabetes Federation (IDF) that highlights the diabetes epidemic and aims to bring hope to the 285 million people living with diabetes worldwide.

KION
November 10, 2009
Felton Race Team Competes in the Baja 1000
FELTON, Calif- When Jim Graham decided to rent the documentary on the Baja 1000 “Dust to Glory” he had no idea the impact it would have on his life and the thousands of others that have Type 2 diabetes. “Ten minutes in I turned to my wife, Roxanne, and said I have to do this”, 11 months later they started Desert Dingo Racing in Felton.

Diabetes1 press release
November 10, 2009
Diabetes1.org supports Desert Dingo Racing 12seconds.tv awareness project
Diabetes1.org provides a single-source, unbranded web community for those seeking to actively manage their diabetes. We compile information from different sources to provide comprehensive information with content designed to empower people to manage their diabetes better. In addition, Diabetes1.org offers powerful self-management tools and relevant community voices.

Ars Technica
November 2, 2009
5 million Star Trek pirates vs. 1 FCC broadband plan
Paramount Pictures says that, in the months following the theatrical release of Star Trek, the media company tracked more than five million IP addresses that downloaded one of six camcorded copies of the movie.

DirtSports Magazine
November issue
DirtSports publishes a one page feature on TrailGlow’s illuminated number panels.

World Diabetes Day
October 26, 2009
20 days to go to World Diabetes Day!
Desert Dingo Racing is the World Diabetes Day entry in the Baja 1000. This will be the third year the team enter the Baja 1000 as a drive-a-thon to raise money for the International Diabetes Federation.

Diabetes al Dia
October 23, 2009
Diabetesaldia.com cubrió día a día las actividades

Siguiendo nuestro compromiso de mantenerlos bien informados en materia de Diabetes y tal como lo ofrecimos, parte de nuestro equipo se trasladó a Montreal, para cubrir durante estos 5 días, las actividades de este Congreso, que es el Congreso de Diabetes más importante a nivel Mundial.

PRLog
October 19, 2009
MyLLC.com Sponsors Desert Dingo Racing 2009-10 Off-Road Racing Season

Santa Cruz, Calif. – MyLLC.com®, the nation’s leading document filing service, catering to individuals, small businesses and the legal and financial industries, announced today that it is sponsoring Desert Dingo Racing’s 2009-2010 off road racing season, including the Baja 1000 in Mexico in November.

I-Newswire
October 19, 2009
MyLLC.com Sponsors Desert Dingo Racing 2009-10 Off-Road Racing Season

Race car owners and teams see the importance in operating as a Limited Liability Company.
Santa Cruz, Calif. – MyLLC.com®, the nation’s leading document filing service, catering to individuals, small businesses and the legal and financial industries, announced today that it is sponsoring Desert Dingo Racing’s 2009-2010 off road racing season, including the Baja 1000 in Mexico in November.

Motorsport.com
October 19, 2009
Desert Dingo Racing sponsor news 2009-10-19

MyLLC.com®, the nation?s leading document filing service, catering to individuals, small businesses and the legal and financial industries, announced today that it is sponsoring Desert Dingo Racing’s 2009-2010 off road racing season, including the Baja 1000 in Mexico in November.

Baja Racing News
October 19, 2009
MyLLC.com Sponsors Desert Dingo Racing 2009-10 Off-Road Racing Season

MyLLC.com®, the nation’s leading document filing service, catering to individuals, small businesses and the legal and financial industries, announced today that it is sponsoring Desert Dingo Racing’s 2009-2010 off road racing season, including the Baja 1000 in Mexico in November.

Race Dezert
October 19, 2009
Desert Dingo Racing signs MyLLC.com to sponsor 2009-10 race season

MyLLC.com®, the nation?s leading document filing service, catering to individuals, small businesses and the legal and financial industries, announced today that it is sponsoring Desert Dingo Racing’s 2009-2010 off road racing season, including the Baja 1000 in Mexico in November.

Diabetes1.org
October 19, 2009
IDF Diabetes World Congress in Montreal – 13,000 attendees so far

Well, I am very fortunate this week to be attending the congress here in Montreal.  Luckily I was able to get a volunteer position with IDF and I am having such an amazing time!  So much so, that I’m not looking forward to seeing this all end on Thursday as I’ve never felt so connected to people that know what diabetes is all about.  It’s truly an amazing experience for me, and something I doubt I will ever forget (anyone want to sponsor me for the 2011 IDF Diabetes World Congress taking place in Dubai).

Press release
October 19, 2009
MyLLC.com Sponsors Desert Dingo Racing 2009-10 Off-Road Racing Season

Santa Cruz, Calif. – MyLLC.com®, the nation’s leading document filing service, catering to individuals, small businesses and the legal and financial industries, announced today that it is sponsoring Desert Dingo Racing’s 2009-2010 off road racing season, including the Baja 1000 in Mexico in November.

World Diabetes Day in the USA
October 15, 2009
Desert Dingo Racing: World Diabetes Day entry in Baja 1000

This will be our third year running the Baja race as a drive-a-thon to raise money for the International Diabetes Federation’s education and awareness programs. Two members of Desert Dingo Racing have diabetes. Each of us has family members and other friends who are managing diabetes or who have died due to complications. We partnered with the IDF because our commitment to educating people about diabetes is very personal.

Press Release
October 12, 2009
Desert Dingo Racing, 12seconds.tv sponsor PSA campaign in support of World Diabetes Day

Desert Dingo Racing, in cooperation with the International Diabetes Federation’s (IDF) World Diabetes Day and 12seconds.tv, is sponsoring public service announcement campaign and inviting people whose lives have been touched by diabetes to record their personal messages on 12seconds.tv.

Press release
October 12, 2009
DONALDSON POWERCORE® AIR CLEANER “EATS DUST” FOR DESERT DINGO RACE TEAM

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – For the second year, the Desert Dingo Racing team will run the Baja 1000 supported by Donaldson Company (NYSE:DCI), a leading, worldwide manufacturer of filtration systems and parts. Donaldson’s PSD PowerCore® air cleaner will be an integral part of the Class 11 VW Beetle’s air filtration system as it speeds through Mexico’s Baja Peninsula as part of the annual international off-road race.

Dusty Times
October issue
Trick Lights
TrailGlow lighting provides HID lights to help guide the off road racer through the gloom. They also provide INERGY number panels, showing your car or truck number in a lighted form. TrailGlow also sponsors the Class 11 Desert Dingo Racing team. This team is the official World Diabetes Day off road race team and they work with the International Diabetes Federation, helping to raise money for diabetes education and awareness programs. So, donate some bucks to the Diabetes Foundation and give TrailGlow a call for some very good lights.

BFGoodrich Nation of Go tour
September 16, 2009
Nation of Go: Our First Detour – The Video

BFGoodrich Nation of Go tour
September 13, 2009
Nation of Go: Our First Detour

It’s literally a backyard race team. But the fact that they’re taking on one of the toughest off-road racing challenges on Earth doesn’t seem to faze Desert Dingo Racing. Working out of a simple garage, they’re preparing for the Baja 1000. Read their blog entry… 

World Diabetes Day
September 12, 2009
Twitter users: tweet to race the Baja 1000

World Diabetes Day champion Desert Dingo Racing – the official World Diabetes Day car in the race across the Baja desert – has a special
offer for people using Twitter. Between now and the start of the race on November 21, anyone who posts a tweet using the hash tags #WDD09 and #desertdingo will have their message and name carried in the car during the race.

Digital Media Wire
September 8, 2009
BayTSP Taps NTT DATA to Resell Anti-piracy Services in Japan
Los Gatos, Calif. – BayTSP, a provider of intellectual property monitoring, enforcement, business intelligence and monetization services, announced on Tuesday that it has partnered with NTT DATA to resell the company’s services in Japan.

BayTSP Press Release
September 8, 2009
BayTSP, NTT DATA announce reseller agreement to market online intellectual property monitoring, enforcement, business intelligence and monetizaton services in Japan
Los Gatos, Calif. — BayTSP and NTT DATA Corporation announced today that NTT DATA will resell BayTSP’s online intellectual property monitoring, enforcement, business intelligence and monetization services in Japan.

Metro Santa Cruz
September 2, 2009
The Free Marketplace: Freelancers Need Habitat, Too
You’d think the easiest way to find out about the effectiveness of “co-working”–the phenomenon whereby work-at-homers, freelancers and other indie business strangers elect to set up shop in a building and find out what happens–is to ask the co-workers (not to be confused with the tradition-bound drones known as “co-workers”) themselves.

Tuscon Citizen
August 19, 2009
Fire evacuees get help from surprising source – common in the future?
Their latest Twitter message as I write this post is:  “Satellite Telework Center in Felton open for free to lockheedfire evacuees who need a place to work or get wifi.” Further down another tweet says:  “We’re offering free videoconferencing for Santa Cruz County military families.”

KION
August 18, 2009
Community Rallies to Save Homes, Help Evacuees
SANTA CRUZ MOUNTAINS, Calif.- Nearly five days after the Lockheed Fire broke out in the hills above Daveport, some people are still out of their homes. Several hundred people living along Swanton Road and in the Last Chance neighborhoods, were directed to leave their homes behind when the fire broke out last Wednesday night.

Santa Cruz Sentinel
August 15, 2009
Fire Briefs
The Satellite Telework Center is offering families affected by the Lockheed fire a place to do work, get Internet access or fill out paperwork.

Press Banner
August 7, 2009
Face-to-face with your overseas soldier
Free high-end videoconferences for military families with loved ones in Kuwait, Iraq and Afghanistan are now available, thanks to a partnership between Felton-based Satellite Telework Center and an organization named Freedom Calls.

Lake County News
July 20, 2009
Lucerne FLOW receives nonprofit status, plans fundraising effort
LUCERNE – As California Water Service begins the process of seeking another rate hike for the community of Lucerne, a local grassroots group that wants to see Lucerne’s water locally owned has reached a milestone.

Des Moines Business Record
July 18, 2009
Software companies step up hiring
Two information technology companies with very different missions are poised to expand their Greater Des Moines operations. BayTSP Inc., which provides antipiracy and business intelligence software to the digital entertainment industry, plans to fill 25 positions in Des Moines by next spring as it prepares for the industry to emerge from an economic slump.

Press release
July 16, 2009
Bayside Oil II Sponsors Desert Dingo Racing 2009 Off-Road Racing Season
Santa Cruz, Calif. – Bayside Oil II, Inc., one of Santa Cruz County’s oldest and most respected oil distributors and lubricant recycling centers, announced today that it is sponsoring Desert Dingo Racing’s 2009 off-road racing season, including the Baja 1000 in Mexico in November.

The Chronicle of Higher Education
June 17, 2009
MIT Tops List of College Copyright Violators
The Massachusetts Institute of Technology had the most instances of digital piracy and other copyright infringements among American colleges and universities in 2008 for the second year in a row, according to a report released by Bay-TSP, a California company that offers tracking applications for copyrighted works.

MIT Tech
June 12, 2009
BayTSP Labels MIT #1 in Digital Piracy; IS&T Disputes Claim
MIT is the leading university for digital piracy and related copyright infringements within the U.S. for a second time in a row, according to a 2008 report from BayTSP (published May, 2009).

San Francisco Chronicle
June 1, 2009
Assessing Napster – 10 years later
When 18-year-old Shawn Fanning released his Napster file-sharing program on the Internet 10 years ago this month, little did he know he was unleashing a digital revolution that would continue today.

TorrentFreak
May 29, 2009
Downloading 3322 Copyrighted Movies is Okay in Spain
In Spain, a judge has dismissed a case against a man who downloaded and shared 3322 copyrighted movies on the Internet. Despite efforts from local anti-piracy outfits, the legal system in Spain continues to stand firmly behind those who share music and movies without financial gain.

BusinessWeek
April 29, 2009
A Sector Assembles to Turn Video Pirates Into Gold
As President Barack Obama recently learned, it’s hip to be anti-pirate. But claiming anti-piracy as your life’s focus? That’s just so antagonistic.

BusinessInsider
April 16, 2009
Piracy crackdown kills Justin.tv’s traffic
Justin.tv’s piracy-friendly ways appears to have finally caught up to it. At the end of March, live-streaming site Justin.tv put out a release announcing its international traffic was bigger than Hulu’s. TechCrunch’s Erik Schonfeld wrote “Live video on the Web is starting to take off, judging by the massive jump in traffic that Justin.tv is witnessing.”

World Diabetes Day website
April 9, 2009
World Diabetes Day race car takes fifth in the Mint 400
Desert Dingo Racing’s ’69 VW Beetle – the official World Diabetes Day off road race car – took fifth in class in the historic Mint 400 desert race outside Las Vegas, Nevada (USA) on March 29 and team members used the event to spread the word about the growing threat of diabetes.

World Watch Magazine
March/April
Water Wars
It is a marker of developed countries that nearly everyone has access to clean water. But roughly 1.1 billion people around the world have no such reliable access, according to the United Nations. The result is both grim and predictable: the lack of clean water leads directly to a higher incidence of preventable waterborne diseases such as cholera and dysentery, which kill 2.2 million a year.

DCIA press release
February 16, 2009
DCIA Announces P2P MARKET CONFERENCE Agenda
The Distributed Computing Industry Association, a trade organization with more than one-hundred Member companies, including peer-to-peer, cloud computing, and social networking software developers and distributors, Internet service providers, content rights holders and service-and-support companies, today announced the agenda and principal speakers for its upcoming P2P MARKET CONFERENCE.

Online Video Insider
February 9, 2009
Super Bowl 43: Advertisers Won, Too
Super Bowl 43 was memorable for several reasons, so much so that the media world is still buzzing about it a week later. It was arguably one of the best games ever, and certainly one of the most exciting fourth quarters in recent history. A record number of viewers tuned in as well — Nielsen’s final report put it at 98.7 million, up a full million over last year.

Digital Media Wire
February 6, 2008
Super Bowl Ads Viewed More Than 28 Million Times Online
Los Gatos, Calif. – Commercials aired during Super Bowl XLIII have been watched online more than 28 million times since Sunday, with one ad banned from broadcast making the top 20 most popular list, according to a new report from BayTSP.

Wikinews
February 6, 2009
Denny’s Super Bowl free ‘Grand Slam Breakfast’ brings 2 million diners
Denny’s 1,600 chain restaurants across North America, Puerto Rico and Canada, were slammed for eight hours Tuesday with hungry patrons standing on sidewalks for nearly two hours to take advantage of the $5.99 “Grand Slam Breakfast” giveaway.

El Universal
February 6, 2009
Gana piratería de DVD a estudios de cine
El día del estreno de “Batman. El caballero negro”, Warner Brothers ya tenía lista una ambiciosa campaña antipiratería que requirió de meses de planeación y pasos para monitorear cada copia física del filme.

Red Orbit
February 6, 2009
Hollywood Studios Battle Digital Theft
Hollywood may at last be joining the ranks of Napster and other companies who are fighting back in the battle against what some companies call “digital theft.”

Examiner
February 5, 2009
Super Bowl may be over but the ads live on
At least that’s what the advertisers hope. Companies that shelled out big bucks for a 30 second spot, are banking on the fact that viewers will pass the videos to their friends so they become “viral” videos.

New York Times
February 5, 2009
Steelers 27, Cardinals 24, Madison Avenue ?
The Super Bowl is the biggest day of the year for TV advertising as well as for football. So it is no wonder that reporters are still being inundated with the results of numerous polls, surveys and votes related to the commercials that ran on Sunday during Super Bowl XLIII.

New York Times
February 5, 2009
Digital Pirates Winning Battle With Studios
On the day last July when “The Dark Knight” arrived in theaters, Warner Brothers was ready with an ambitious antipiracy campaign that involved months of planning and steps to monitor each physical copy of the film.

Mid-County Post
February 5, 2009
San Lorenzo Valley Water Asking for Rate Hike
Less than six months after acquiring the Felton water system from California American Water at the request of residents upset by high rates and no local ownership, the San Lorenzo Valley Water District has proposed increasing its rates more than 30 percent over the next three years.

TFormers
February 5, 2009
Revenge of the Fallen Trailer Most Watched Super Bowl 43 Commercial Online
The teaser trailer for Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen is the most watched Super Bowl XLIII commercial. According to BayTSP (via Business Wire), the teaser trailer has been viewed 28 million times, with almost 3.7 million unique views.

Los Angeles Times
February 4, 2009
Super Bowl battle of the brands continues
Market research experts are now parsing data to determine who won the Super Bowl XLIII battle of the brands.

Marketing Movies
February 4, 2009
Super Bowl film ads wow viewers, not critics
Movie commercials were among the most viewed online after the Super Bowl, according to a researcher. With 10 films ads in Sunday’s pro football championship game, commercials for Transformers 2, Angels and Demons and G.I. Joe were most popular among all categories, according to a viral video tracking report issued today by BayTSP.

BayTSP press release
February 4, 2009
Super Bowl ads viewed online more than 28 million times, according to new BayTSP tracking report
Commercials aired during Super Bowl XLIII have been watched online more than 28 million times since Sunday and one ad banned from broadcast made the top 20 most popular list, according to a viral video tracking report issued today by BayTSP.

NewTeeVee
February 3, 2009
Vid-Biz: Super Bowl Ads, KoldCast, quarterlife
Super Bowl Ads Duke It Out Online; Pepsi was the most buzzed about advertiser online, according to Collective Intellect; movie trailer videos went the most viral, according to BayTSP; amateur-made Doritos ad won the Hulu user vote (it also won USA Today’s panel, as we noted yesterday).

BayTSP press release
February 2, 2009
Movie trailers dominate Super Bowl XLIII viral videos, according to new BayTSP tracking report
Trailers for “Transformers 2”, “Angels and Demons” and “G.I. Joe”, along with spots for SoBe and Pedigree, topped the list of most popular Super Bowl commercials watched online, according to a viral video tracking report issued today by BayTSP.

P2PNet
January 29, 2009
BayTSP, Lionsgate, take on Wayne Nagy
Wayne Nagy is a very ordinary guy. He lives in Mississauga near Toronto, Ontario, where he builds guitars and I’m pretty sure he wouldn’t be upset if I say he isn’t exactly loaded with money.

Santa Cruz Sentinel
January 20, 2009
Rate hike on tap for SLV water customers
The price of water is expected to surge about 30 percent over the next three years for the 8,600 customers of the San Lorenzo Valley Water District, which some Felton residents say feels like a “double whammy” after shelling out more for property taxes this year to buy their water system from California American Water Co. and link it with the district. 

P2PNet
January 2, 2009
Has the RIAA terminated MediaSentry?
MediaSentry and Vivendi Universal, EMI, Warner Music and Sony BMG’s RIAA may soon be going their separate ways, p2pnet understands from confidential sources.