Don’t shoot the Windows Live Messenger

Messenger will start to disappear today. So does Hotmail. But, wait, don't panic, all will be the same...

Facebook tests charging $1 to send messages to strangers

Facebook has without a question hooked million of users. Now, in a trial the social media website is...

Most Facebook Users Not Swayed By Ads; Is Usage Fading?

Are you spending less time on Facebook? If so, you are not alone. A new Reuters/Ipsos poll finds that 34%...

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Mafias Control Import and Counterfeiting Of ‘La Sele’ T-shirts

When a world-class team like Spain's Real Madrid or Costa Rica's national team, La Sele and many others present a new line of clothing...

A Brazilian Politician Is Trying to Ban Bitcoin

You’ve probably heard and read about all the massive gains Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies had this year, and where there are money and freedom...

Should We Be Governed by Persuasion or by Force?

Margaret Thatcher, former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, noted that “Europe was created by history. America was created by philosophy.” And indeed, we...

Multinational Companies Generated 13,754 New Jobs in 2017 in Costa Rica

The Coalición Costarricense de Iniciativas de Desarrollo (CINDE) - Costa Rican Investment Promotion Agency -  and the Ministerio de Comercio Exterior (COMEX) - Ministry of...

OAS Members Avoiding the “Honduras Issue”

The Organization of American States (OAS) said it will wait till after Hernandez is sworn in to sign off on the organization's report on...

Drones confirm importance of Costa Rican waters for sea turtles

(Duke University) Hundreds of thousands of sea turtles come ashore to lay their eggs during mass-nesting events at Ostional National Wildlife Refuge on Costa...

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Anne Hathaway’s Leaked Personal Pictures Go Viral

American actress Anne Hathaway is the latest celebrity to fall victim to the hackers, who shamelessly filtered the intimate photos of the actress with...

American Tourist Dies In Isla del Coco Shark Attack

The National Coast Guard Service of the Ministry of Public Security (Servicio Nacional de Guardacostas, del Ministerio de Seguridad Pública) confirmed the death of...

Female Tiger Shark Attacked American Tourist Who Died in Isla del Coco

The survivor of the shark attack in the Isla del Coco on Thursday, the 26-year-old diving guide identified by his last name Jimenez, said...

10 Countries Reputed As The Ultimate Place For Sex Tourism (Guess Who Isn’t?)

QCOSTARICA - Normally, tourists travel abroad to visit famous landmarks, culture or do fun things. Also there is a group of tourists who travel...

How Will Hurricane Irma Affect Costa Rica?

As Hurricane Irma makes its way through the Caribbean and Floridians ready for Irma's potential landfall, how will it affect Costa Rica? Although Hurricane Irma...

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El Salvador Bus Extortion Doubles to $36 Mn Amid Failing Gang Truce

Extortion fees demanded by gangs from El Salvador's bus companies have doubled in the past year to $3 million per month, another sign of...

Obama Tours Historic Centre of Havana

Q24N (Prensa Latina) President Barack Obama began Sunday his announced tour of the historic centre of Havana, Cuba declared a World Heritage Site by...

Christmas Is Good Times For Pickpockets and Con Artists In Streets Of Downtown San José

COSTA RICA NEWS -- With the holiday season fast approaching, it is a boom time for pickpockets, scammers (carteristas and timadores, in Spanish) and...

Farandula: Matt Damon and Terrence Howard Are in Costa Rica?

Hollywood stars, Matt Damon and Terrence Howard, left the grind of celebrity life to visit Costa Rica and enjoy a holiday. According to the Dirección...

12 Dead, 18 Injured As Bus Goes Over Cliff In Cariblanco

Twelve people died and 16 others suffere serious injury after the bus they were travelling fell more almost 30 metres over a cliff on...