Millicom launches Tigo One OTT service in Costa Rica

Tigo Costa Rica (Millicom) has announced the launch of its Tigo One TV platform...

Costa Rica’s Gambling Regulation Explained

Costa Rica is often mentioned in terms of online gambling, being one of the...

Apps you need while you are travelling in Costa Rica

Costa Rica is not the biggest of countries, it is not a place that...
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Launch of SpaceX Falcon 9 with Costa Rica Payload (Video)

SpaceX has successfully launched the 15th mission to the International Space Station on Monday,...

First Tico Satellite To Launch Monday April 2

The first Costa Rican satellite is targeted for a launch on Monday, April 2...

The dark web: uncovering monsters (and myths) in the Net’s ‘evil twin

TSG Vice - The dark web has been described as the internet’s “evil twin”,...

Purchasing .cr Domain Names. Benefits, Payment and How to Use Them.

Costa Rican top-level .cr domains and second-level .co.cr, .fi.cr, .or.cr, .sa.cr, .ed.cr, ac.cr and...

Movistar, Claro Finalize Costa Rica Spectrum acquisition

Costa Rica's Comptroller General's Office (Contraloria) has confirmed that Movistar (Telefonica) and Claro (America...

Mediaset Launches CincoMas Network in Costa Rica

Mediaset Spain has teamed up with Mexican DTH operator Sky to launch its CincoMas...

Increase in Mobile Phone Penetration

In 2017, the number of mobile telephone lines per 100 inhabitants was 179, 5%...

Reasons why people visiting Costa Rica prefer online slots over the land-based kinds

People might say that Costa Ricans get it all – the lush jungles, beautiful...

About the legality of online gambling in Costa Rica

Having a fairly tolerant governance style, the government of Costa Rica is pretty cool...

Cyberbullying at an all-time high: Don’t be a bystander

Never in the history of humanity has bullying been so inventive and thus destructive....

App Makes Downtown San Jose Parking A Snap

Parking in downtown San Jose is a challenge. Right? An app(lication) now makes life...

Watch Keeps Costa Rica Schoolkids Safe And In Touch With Their Parents

With the start of the new school year next week, many parents are concerned...

ICE Looking To Become Regional Telecom Player

Costa Rica's state-owned telecom operator, the Instituto Costarricense de Electricidad (ICE), is finalizing plans...

4.5G Already Operating in San Jose

Costa Rica's state-owned telecom, the Instituto Costarricense de Electricidad (ICE) announced the activation of...

How Costa Rica is Quietly Building a Case for Cryptocurrency Development

In recent months, the hype surrounding cryptocurrency and Bitcoin has exploded on a global...

ICE Selects Telia Carrier Backbone To Meet Broadband Demand

Telia Carrier, a subsidiary of Telia Company, has reached an agreement to provide its...

Amazon’s Checkout-Free Grocery Store Is Opening to the Public

In the shadow of Amazon’s offices in downtown Seattle, people enter a tiny grocery...

Facebook Launches Marketplace In Costa Rica

As of today, Tuesday, January 16, Facebook Marketplace has arrived in Costa Rica. This is...

Costa Rica Telecom Market up 4%; State Telecom ICE Loses Ground, Competition Gains

Costa Rica’s telecommunications sector posted revenues amounting to ¢394 billion colones (around US$693 million...

Fighting Engagement Bait on Facebook

Facebook says it is getting tough in 'engagement baiting', the spammy posts that goad...

Apple reduces speed of iPhones as batteries wear out, report suggests

A new analysis of performance data has reignited the debate over whether Apple intentionally...

Generation Z Opts for Personalization Over Privacy

Security is of great concern for anyone who uses the Internet. Whether you’re creating...

Waze SOS To Assist In Accidents And Mechanical Problems

It would be great if WAZE had an SOS function if you feel sick...

iPhone X: the link between the cellphone and the Nobel Prize of Economics

Apple Computer Inc. is close to becoming the first trillion-dollar company. The iPhone X...

Portable Printer Reaches Tico Market To Print Photos From Smartphone

Ten years ago Polaroid stopped making instant film cameras. A year later it stopped...

Samsung Is Returning To Its Attacks, Mocks iPhone X Buyers In Latest Commercial

Samsung loves to mock Apple and its fans that line up outside stores to...

Costa Rica Still In The 4G Slow lane

Costa Rica continues losing competitiveness because of its internet services, with average speeds reported...

Microsoft quietly announces end of last free Windows 10 upgrade offer

ZDNet - If you've been waiting to claim your free Windows 10 upgrade using...

Pre-ordering the iPhone X? Maybe You Should Wait. Or Maybe Not.

Apple's lineup of iPhones is different this year: a new iPhone (the 8) that...

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Nicaragua Tells Costa Rica To Mind It’s Own Business. Diplomatically Of Course!

After the director general of Costa Rican Foreign Policy, Christian Guillermet expressed concern of the violence in Nicaragua since Thursday, the Nicaragua Foreign Ministry...

Nicaraguans In Costa Rica Call For Peaceful March

A Facebook group called Comunidad Nicaragüense Residente en Costa Rica (Resident Nicaraguan Community in Costa Rica) is calling for a march on the Nicaragua...

Immigration Defers Fine On Overstaying Tourists

The Dirección General de Migración y Extranjería (DGME) - Costa Rica's immigration service - announced Thursday night that the fine for those foreigners overstaying...

3 Dead, Dozens Injured in Nicaragua Protests

Tragedy. At least three people died last night during protests against reforms to the Nicaraguan Institute of Social Security (INSS), reported various media and...

Elevated Train: Good or Bad Option For Urban Transport In The GAM?

By 2022, the Metropolitan Area of San Jose (GAM) will have an elevated rapid passenger train (Metro), which would help reduce traffic congestion, President-elect...
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The Silent Darién (VIDEO)

The Darien Gap (el Tapón del Darién in Spanish) is considered by some to be the most dangerous and inhospitable place in Latin America,...

Cuba and the New China Model: why it would never work on the island

Over the years I have debated with friends and foe over U.S. – Cuba policy and possible paths for Cuba’s democratization. In these encounters,...

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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...

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...

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...

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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Presidentia Candidate Debates Sunday and Monday

Presidential candidates will face questions from a panel on live television in two debates Sunday and Monday, divided into two groups. At 8pm Sunday, the...

What Does It Cost to Retire in Costa Rica?

QCOSTARICA LIVING from Livingincostarica.com - This is an article that was recently published by Investopedia. I have added some comments in parenthesis which I...

Tico Men Are “Out of Control” With Sexual Enhancers, Say Experts

Longing to be supermen under the covers, Costa Rican men, like many men around the world, are on a journey of which may have...

Car Rentals Agencies On The Hunt For Uber Drivers

QCOSTARICA - Given the popularity of Uber in San Jose and the Central Valley, some car rental agencies are looking to cash in, to...