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....

Facebook Launches Marketplace In Costa Rica

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

Fighting Engagement Bait on Facebook

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

Costa Rica Has 2.7 Million Registered Facebook Users

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

Facebook Users in Costa Rica Can Now Make Free Calls

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

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,...

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...

US$2 Billion Game of Goggles

Facebook has just announced that it's buying Oculus Rift for $2 billion. Seriously.  A...

Facebook Dodges Opponent With The Purchase of WhatsApp

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

Facebook Celebrates 10th Anniversary

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

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...

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...

YouTube Overtakes Facebook Among Teens

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

Facebook Strangers

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

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Costa Rica to Offset National Team’s World Cup Carbon Footprint

Costa Rica will offset its national soccer team’s carbon footprint during the 2018 World Cup in Russia by purchasing bonds that help fund an...

Teachers, Muncipal & Health Workers Strike in San Jose!

Wednesday was a day of strikes and protests in downtown San Jose, as thousands of public sector employees took to the streets against the...

Medical Devices Company Announces Costa Rica Expandion and 1,100 New Jobs

Microvention-Terumo announced it will be doubling its production capacity in Costa Rica by the end of the year and plans to expand its facilities...

446 Direct Flights Connect Juan Santamaria (SJO) With Europe and The Americas

With the start of the flight from Frankfurt, Germany by Lufthansa, Costa Rica now has a record 446 direct flights a week between San...

Catholic Church Agrees to Mediate following Violent Protests in Nicaragua

The Episcopal Conference of Nicaragua (ECN) agreed on Tuesday to be the mediator and witness of a dialogue proposed by the Daniel Ortega administration...

Government Decrees Regulation For Breastfeeding Rooms In The Workplace

The Executive Branch of the government has signed a decree requiring companies, both public and private, employing more than 30 women, to have to...

Virilla Bridge Between Lindora and Belen Closed Nightly

Take note, the Virilla bridge connecting Lindora (Santa Ana) and Belen will be closed from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. every night starting today,...

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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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IFC and Green Building Council Launch EDGE in Costa Rica

(QCOSTARICA)  IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, and the Green Building Council of Costa Rica (GBC-CR), today launched the EDGE green building...

Top U.S. Diplomat in Panama Leaves In Protest

In a farewell video, the U.S. ambassador to Panama, John Feeley, filmed a scene at a tin-roofed barbershop that sits in a graffiti-tagged neighborhood...

Is Uber Legal or Not? Depends On Who You Ask.

  QCOSTARICA - The answer to the question of whether Uber is operating in the country legally or not depends on who you ask. According to...

Limón Judge Arrested For Taking Bribes From Drug Traffickers

Suspected of freeing drug defendants in exchange for bribes, a judge was arrested Friday in Limón, the Organismo de Investigación Judicial (OIJ), said on...

Government Announces Staggered Work Hours For Public Sector Employees

The government of Luis Guillermo Solis, by way of is Minister of Labour Carlos Alvarado, announced a plan of staggered work hours for some...