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Saturday 27 May 2017

Utility Launches FTTH Service

Costa Rican power cooperative Coopesantos has announced the launch of a residential FTTH - Fiber to the Home...

MICITT Costa Rica “Hack” Not Related To “Ransomware” Global Event

Q COSTA RICA - Although the Ministerio de Ciencia, Tecnología y Telecomunicaciones (Micitt) - Ministry of Science, Technology...

Challenge Will Prove Who Is The Best ‘Hacker’ In Costa Rica

Q TECH - Only days following the world's biggest cyber attack that is still claiming victims and threatens...

Panama’s Acces To Internet Increases, Costa Rica’s Slows Down

Q TECH - The Akamai report for the fourth quarter of 2016, notes that compared to the previous...

Costa Rica Has The SLOWEST Mobile Internet On The Planet; Report

Q COSTA RICA - Your mobile Internet connection in Costa Rica too slow and too costly? Feel that...

ICE Will “Punish” Postpay Customers For Excessive Use Of Mobile Internet

Q COSTA RICA - If you are 'postpay' customer of  Instituto Costarricense de Electricidad's (ICE) internet cellular service...

Free Wi-Fi “Hotpost” In Parks and Town Squares Project To Begin Next Year

(QCOSTARICA) The Espacios Públicos Conectados (Public Spaces Online) project that seeks to bring free wireless internet access or...

Costa Ricans Talk Less On The Mobile Phones, But Use More Data

QCOSTARICA - Mobile (cellular) phone users in Costa Rica talked less by phone but almost doubled data consumption...

Costa Rica Among The 40 Countries With The Worst Internet Connection Speeds

QCOSTARICA - Not surprising, Costa Rica finished 2015 among the 40 countries with the worst internet Internet connection...

Cabletica Offers Up To 100 Mbps Internet In Cartago

QCOSTARICA - Costa Rica's cable television and internet operator, Cabletica, will deploy broadband services with speeds of up...

Telecable Plans To Bring Fibre Optics To Entire Country

  QCOSTARICA - Costa Rica's Telecable Economico has announced the deployment of a hybrid fibre coaxial cable network using...

Claro Costa Rica Announces FTTx Service

  QCOSTARICA-  Claro Costa Rica (America Movil) announced it will launch an FTTx (Fiber to the x) service in...

Spanish Is the Third Most-Used Language On The Internet

Q24N - Spanish is the mother tongue of 470 million people and the third most-used language on the...

ICE To Offer “Ultra Broadband Internet” In 60 Locations

QCOSTARICA - The State telecom, the Instituto Costarricense de Electricidad (ICE), announced the launch of its Ultra-Broadband Internet,...

Tico Internet Continues To Crawl

QCOSTARICA - If we were to compare the average internet connection speed available in Costa Rica with an...

Ultrafast Internet To Hit Costa Rica

QCOSTARICA - Some 105,000 households could be surfing the world wide web (the internet) in ultrafast (ultraveloz in...

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...

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...

Ultra Fast Internet Coming To Costa Rica

QCOSTARICA - Can you imagine internet up to 100 MBps in Costa Rica? Sounds far-fetched? Think again. At...

Costa Rica Lags Behind in Residential Internet

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

Did The Pirate Bay Really Land in Costa Rica?

QCOSTARICA - Last week, thepiratebay.se website was shut down following a Swedish Police raid. Since then, various websites...

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...

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...

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...

Interent Service Providers Assure Service Will Not Be Affected By Submarine Cable Maintenance

COSTA RICA NEWS - Internet operators say they services will not be affected this weekend by the scheduled...

Legisaltor Proposes Exempting Internet Services of Paying Sales Tax

COSTA RICA NEWS - Legislator and former presidential candidate, Otto Guevara, is proposing to remove the sales tax...

Municipalities Move Towards Free Internet For Its Citizens

COSTA RICA NEWS - Still spotty, but municipalities in Costa Rica are recognizing that the internet is important...