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Wednesday 23 August 2017

Costa Rica Has 2.7 Million Registered Facebook Users

(qCOSTARICA) - Some 2.7 million people in Costa Rica have a Facebook account, according to a study by...

Facebook Users in Costa Rica Can Now Make Free Calls

(QCOSTARICA TECH) Using Facebook in Costa Rica is now for more than just catching up on the latest...

Facebook Launches Slingshot, An App That Forces You To Trade Messages

For those who want to keep on the edge of the latest social media, Facebook has launched a...

U.S. Spy Sgency CIA Joins Facebook, Twitter. Is DIS Next?

Make a friend with CIA on your Facebook or Twitter? It sounds weird. The U.S. spy agency on...

US$2 Billion Game of Goggles

Facebook has just announced that it's buying Oculus Rift for $2 billion. Seriously.  A LONG-TERM bet on the...

Facebook Dodges Opponent With The Purchase of WhatsApp

Facebook or "Face" as it is referred to in Costa Rica (like,"dame tu face" - give your face...

Facebook Celebrates 10th Anniversary

On Feb. 4, 2004, in his Harvard dorm room, Mark Zuckerberg launched thefacebook.com, a website where college students...

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...

Nobody ‘Likes’ Your Status Updates Any More? Blame Facebook

Do your Facebook friends seem inactive? Notification numbers shrinking by the day? It's not necessarily that your friends are...

YouTube Overtakes Facebook Among Teens

(Mashable) After months of speculation, Facebook last week acknowledged that there was some decrease in the number of...

Facebook Strangers

You'd think this would be a no-brainer, but, apparently, quite a few Facebook users have no problem adding...

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How Orange Peels Revived a Costa Rican Forest

  In the mid-1990s, 1,000 truckloads of orange peels and orange pulp were purposefully unloaded onto a barren pasture in a Costa Rican national park....

Why a Marxist Regime Precludes the Good Life

Totalitarian states such as North Korea or Cuba create a social framework in which our choices of actions are constrained, thus thwarting our opportunity...

Panamanian Governma Announces Visa Requirement for Venezuelans

(TODAY PANAMA) Panama announced this week that refugees fleeing Venezuela must have a stamped visa to enter the country. President Juan Carlos Varela released a...

Criticizing Nicolás Maduro’s regime may soon become a crime in Venezuela

(TODAY VENEZUELA) Criticizing Nicolás Maduro’s regime in Venezuela online may soon become a crime there. The new Constituent Assembly, which Maduro implemented unconstitutionally to...

Costa Rica’s Dancing With The Stars Pairs Former US Ambassador And Salsa Champion

Former U.S. ambassador to Costa Rica, Fitz Haney (S. Fitzgerald Haney), will take to the stage with dance partner, world salsa champion, Costa Rica...

Costa Rica With An Average Of 2 Homicides Per Day In The Past 34 Days

Q COSTA RICA - 74 homicides in the last 34 days, for an average of 2 murders per day, according to statistics from the...

Driver Found With An AK-47, 9mm Guns, Ammunition and Wads of Cash In Car in Cuidad Colon

A routine police spot-check on the road from Santa Ana to Cuidad Colon nets wads of cash and three weapons, an AK-47 assault rifle...

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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...

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...

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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...

Argentina: 128-Year-Old Man Claims He’s Hitler

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...

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...

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