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An Anti-Abuse Ad With A Secret Message Only Children Can See

In order to discreetly reach abused children, one aid organization designed a clever billboard that only displays a...

Telecoms Must Block Telemarketing Calls at Customer Request

Those annoying and pesky telemarketing calls may be a thing of the past in Costa Rica. Offers for credit...

Bug affects some Windows Phones

Some new Windows Phone 8 users are reporting a power bug has hit two companies’ flagship phones for...

Inventor of World Wide Web warns of threat to internet

AFTERBIZLIFE (AFP) - The British inventor of the World Wide Web warned on Saturday that the freedom of...

Your Tongue Could Be Your Next Password

Forget passwords - you could soon be unlocking your phone by wrinkling your nose or sticking out your...

iPhone 5S, 5C and iOS 7 Announcements Coming Today

iPhone 5 to be in Costa Rica by November For first time in iPhone history Apple will launch 2...

‘Hacking Challenge’ Competition Will Be On May 15 In Costa Rica

Q TECH - For the first time in Costa Rica and for the second consecutive year in Panama,...

Google Wants Revenge Porn Dead

(QCOSTARICA TECH) Google has made a stand on revenge porn, and it wants to help victims of this...

Apple Unveils Lighter iPad Air

Apple, facing stiffening competition from other tablet makers, unveiled a fourth-generation iPad just seven months after releasing the current...

Costa Rica: Telecoms Moving Slowly

QCOSTARICA - Even though demand continues to grow, operators are not able to grow due to lack of...

Nano Techonlogy Waterseals Smartphones

This holiday season many will unwrap a brand new smartphone, but many won't probably be around next year....

Chang Presents President With Energy Plan

Former astronaut, physicist and national hero Dr. Franklin Chang met briefly last week with President Luis Guillermo Solis...

ICE Offers Best Consumer Value

COSTA RICA TECH NEWS - While not achieving the same level of success as the Kolbi (Instituto Costarricense...

Costa Rica Enables Stolen Phones Online Check (UPDATED)

QTECH - You just found a great deal on that smartphone you've had your heart on. What a...

Things To Know About The New iPhone

QCOSTARICA TECH - It's that time of year again when Apple unveils its latest phone. This will be...

Why Waze Is So Incredibly Popular in Costa Rica

(QCOSTARICA) For anyone who has visited Costa Rica will know, the lack of typical addresses can be an...

Netflix Is Cracking Down On VPN ‘Pirating’

(Gizmodo) It's one of the internet's open secrets that if you don't live in the US, but wish...

Many Lined Up, But The Expected “Apple” Frenzy Didn’t Happen

COSTA RICA TECH NEWS - Despite the news OF high unemployment, layoffs and uncertain economic times in Costa...

Goolge Goes “Tico”

QCOSTARICA - If you are in Costa Rica and you visit the www.google.com website today, September 15, you...

Mobile Banking Security Tips

Keep Track of Your Mobile Device Perhaps the biggest risk is also the reason why mobile banking is so...

Incredible, Google Costa Rica Hacked!

Ebay.co.cr, Google.co.cr, yahoo.co.cr, msn.co.cr, Flicker.co.cr and Amazon.co.cr Costa Rica Top brand domains Hacked by Pakistani Famous hacker Dr....

Gmail’s ‘Undo Send’ Now Available To The Masses

(QCOSTARICA TECH) We've all done it, press send and then regret it. But there is good news: Gmail's...

The Samsung Galaxy S6 Now Available in Costa Rica

QCOSTARICA TECH - The Samsung Galaxy Flat S6 and S6 Samsung Galaxy Edge, the two versions of one...

New Facebook Tool Lets Publishers Post Stories Directly to the News Feed

(QCOSTARICA TECH) Mobile Facebook users may soon spend less time navigating directly to a publisher's website to check...

CableVisión Now Is Kölbi

(QCOSTARICA) Costa Rica's state-owned Instituto Costarricense de Electricidad  (ICE) has decided that pay-TV operator CableVisión will operate under...

Nokia Will Be Making A Comeback In 2016?

QTECH - Nokia, which dominated the market until the launch of the iPhone in 2007, wants to make...

Apple being sued for lying about iPhone storage

QCOSTARICA (RT.com) Apple has misrepresented the amount of storage capacity - almost a quarter - its iOS 8...

Dream Of First Costa Rican Satellite In Orbit Closer To Reality

Q COSTA RICA - The donations made by more than 800 people to the Proyecto Irazú (Irazú Project)...

Computer Crimes in Costa Rica Are More Common Than Thought

Computer crimes in Costa Rica are more frequent than what is believed, says the director of the Academia...

Facebook will lose 80% of users by 2017, say Princeton researchers

What, say it isn't so. If true, the loss of Facebook could create a social void in the...

Cellular Number Portability In Costa Rica Around the Corner

Before the end of the year, cellular telephone users in Costa Rica will be able to switch service...

iWatch and iPhone 6 For October?

Two highly credible sources have joined the Apple iWatch-centric rumor bonanza, adding substance to theories already formulated and...