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Kolbi launches social network-focused plans

(QCOSTARICA) Costa Rica's state-owned operator ICE has launched a series of new prepay plans under its mobile brand...

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...

Costa Rica Lags Behind in Residential Internet

QCOSTARICA - While in other countries there are a greater variety of packages and lower prices than those...

iPhone Uses in Costa Rica Can Now Connect With 4G LTE

Great news for users of the iPhone in Costa Rica, the  Instituto Costarricense de Electricidad (ICE) under its...

Digital Television (TDV) Will Free Up Bands For Mobile Broadband Services

Q COSTA RICA / The government says it will allocate the 100MHz of 700MHz-band spectrum freed up from...

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...

Tired Of Pushing Buttons? Turn The Rotary

Feeling nostalgic? Or just tired of pushing buttons? Turn the rotary such as the classic telephones from the...

ICE Eliminates Limits On Downloads Over Its 4G LTE Network

The Instituto Costarricense de Electricidad (ICE) says it has eliminated the "fair use policy" to its customers, that...

Costa Rica: Telecoms Moving Slowly

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

Changes in Cellular Internet Data May Be As Early As August: Sutel

It could be as early as August when postpaid mobile internet will be charged by download instead of...

Costa Rica Is One Of The 10 Countries Where the iPhone Is More Expensive

Q TECH Looking to purchase a new iPhone 7? Costa Rica is not the place to do it....

Scrap The DSLR, Give Me A Smartphone To Take Great Photos Of Costa Rica’s Volcanos

As the Arenal Volcano in Costa Rica reawakens from a two-year slumber, digital photographers are rushing to capture...

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...

Is Apple Working On A Foldable iPhone?

iphone 8 conceptApple’s iPhone 8 won’t be the first smartphone out there to feature a curved display, but...

Beware Of The Keylogger

Any legitimate keylogging program can still be used with malicious or criminal intent The next time you use a...

SUTEL Not Providing Sufficient Info For Rate Change

COSTA RICA  NEWS -- The Constitutional Court or Sala IV as it is commonly referred to,  has ruled...

The Pirate Bay Settles Into Its New Home in Costa Rica

QCOSTARICA - It appears that The Pirate Bay is back in business after landing in Costa Rica, the...

Microsoft Office 2016 for Mac Is Here — Will Anyone Buy It?

QCOSTARICA TECH - Since yesterday, Friday October 2, iShop is the first retailer to offer this new office...

‘Contactless’ Payments Appear In Costa Rica

Q COSTA RICA - Like it or not, 'contactless' pay is quickly making its way in Costa Rica,...

The text you never want to get on your iPhone

http://i.cdn.turner.com/money/.element/script/7.0/players/embed.js?videoid=/video/technology/2015/05/27/this-text-message-will-crash-your-iphone.cnnmoney You can crash someone's iPhone with a mere text message. A nasty computer bug in Apple's iOS allows anyone...

Nokia Lumia 1020 Packs 41-Megapixel Whopper Camera

Here, Nokia pairs an ultralarge camera sensor with the company's PureView image-processing software, finally bringing us the smartphone...

What Is Ransomware and How To Protect Your Files From It

What would it mean if you lost all of your personal documents, such as your family photos, research...

Movistar to Launch Firefox Smartphone in Costa Rica

COSTA RICA NEWS - Telefonica, operating under the brand Movistar in Costa Rica, announced plans to launch the...

The Iguanapad Tablet 100% Costa Rican

COSTA RICA NEWS -- The Cococo company  launched the Iguanapad in Costa Rica, a low-cost electronic tablet, reports...

Why Developers Are So High In Demand

  For the layman, the development of computer programs and applications might as well be magic. There is a...

ICE To Roll Out 100Mbps FTTH in Puntarenas

Q COSTA RICA - Stop and think how your Internet usage has evolved during the last few years....

Anonymous To Target Costa Rica Websites

The Iberoamerican branch of hacktivist group Anonymous warned in a statement on its website that Costa Rican websites...

Netflix To Block VPN users

QCOSTARICA - How many times have you searched Netflix and couldn't find the movie you wanted to see,...

Telefonica In Costa Rica Launches Movistar Play

QCOSTARICA - Telefonica in Costa Rica has launched its video streaming service,  Movistar Play for prepay, postpaid and...

Costa Rica’s Telecom Market Maturing

(QCOSTARICA) The country's telecommunications market has begun a process of maturing after five years of ending the monopoly...

The iPhone 5C Isn’t For The US; It’s The iPhone For The Rest Of The World

Reports suggest that Apple will introduce a cheaper plastic-bodied iPhone 5C on September 10, when Tim Cook will...

Will Apple Do To The Car Industry What It Did To The Phone Industry?

Will Apple do to the car industry what it did to the phone industry? The Apple rumor mill has...

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(Q24N) In an interview with the EFE news agency, former President of Ecuador Rafael Correa broke his silence this weekend, with some harsh words...

Mob Turns Violent Againt Police At End Of Soccer Game in San Carlos

A dispute among soccer fans in the final between local teams, Florencia and El Progreso de la Tigra, in Santa Clara de Carlos, turned...

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TODAY VENEZEULA - This weekend was Venezuela’s Army Day, marking the 196th Battle of Carabobo, an important victory that led to the country’s independence. The...

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LGBT March San Jose 2017

Q COSTA RICA - San Jose was filled with color this Sunday to celebrate sexual diversity and demand equal rights for the Lesbian, Gay,...

“We Cannot Let Down Our Guard,” Experts Say On Simultaneous Activity Of Three Volcanos

It's been a while, in fact since 1987 that Costa Rica did not register the simultaneous activity of three volcanos and experts warn that...

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Man Killed In Monday Morning Shootout in Escazu Was Wanted In Canada

Q COSTA RICA - It was 7:20am, two men outside the Mountview private school in Guachipelin de Escazu, dressed in tracksuits are exercising, two...

Four Years Later, China-Backed Nicaragua Canal Is Paralyzed Or About To Die

TODAY NICARAGUA - The Nicaragua Interoceanic Canal project is either paralyzed, or nonexistent. In June 2013, the Nicaraguan National Assembly passed Law 840, which authorized...

The 10 brands Preferred by Costa Ricans

Q COSTA RICA - Ever wonder, when grocery shopping at Automercado, Masxmenos or Pricesmart, for example, why Costa Ricans pick one product over another?...

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

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Q JOURNAL - An allegedly 128-year-old man in Salta, Argentina has announced he is in fact former Nazi leader Adolf Hitler, and has spent...

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