Jacksonville Indian Community - JacksonvilleIndian.com
| | |
 


 

Costa Rica News and Articles


Categories
International
Bollywood
Art/Culture/Books
Business/Economy
Cinema/Showbiz
Crime/Disaster/Accident
Defence/Security
Diaspora
Diplomacy
Education
Environment/Wildlife
Features
Health/Medicine
Human Interest/Society
Immigration/Law/Rights
Interviews
Kashmir
Lifestyle/Fashion
Media
Opinion/Commentary
Politics
Religion
Science/Tech
South Asia
Sports
State Elections 2013
Terrorism
Tamil Nadu
National
Turkey
Other Sports
Orissa
Southern Cinema
Delhi
West Bengal
Myanmar
Indo-Pak/Pakistan
Tripura
United Kingdom
Bihar
China
Jammu And Kashmir
Himachal Pradesh
Mumbai
New Delhi
Gujarat
Punjab
Slovakia
Spain
United States
Germany
Togo
Israel
Pakistan
Goa
United Arab Emirates
Russian Federation
Dharamsala
Indonesia
Kerala
Andhra Pradesh
Kolkata
Malta
India
Syrian Arab Republic
Singapore
Karnataka
Assam
Rajasthan
Thailand
Uttar Pradesh
Bangladesh
Mexico
Niger
Iraq
Egypt
Sri Lanka
Japan
Netherlands
Cuba
Nagaland
Meghalaya
Haryana
Poland
Nepal
France
Kenya
New Zealand
Hollywood
Brazil
Canada
Maharashtra
Yemen
South Africa
Australia
Latvia
Ireland
Uttarakhand
Libyan Arab Jamahiriya
South Korea
Hong Kong
Jordan
Central African Republic
Italy
Norway
North Korea
Sudan
Philippines
Madhya Pradesh
Mizoram
Azerbaijan
Portugal
Cambodia
Zimbabwe
Greece
Ethiopia
Sweden
Sikkim
Malaysia
Monaco
Belgium
Denmark
Uruguay
Morocco
Colombia
Switzerland
Qatar
Albania
Lebanon
Costa Rica
Saudi Arabia
Rwanda
Cameroon
Cyprus
Congo
Nigeria
Hungary
Oman
Bulgaria
Bahrain
Somalia
Finland
Holy See (vatican City State)
Tunisia
Bahamas
Paraguay
Taiwan
Province Of China
Lao Peoples Democratic Republic
Puerto Rico
The Democratic Republic Of The
Honduras
Ghana
Cricket
IPL
Technology
Badminton
Football
Tennis
Roquebrune
Athletics
Golf
Serbia And Montenegro
Usa
Rroquebrune-cap-martin
Manipur
Hockey
Panama
Arunachal Pradesh
Motorsports
Viet Nam
Argentina
--select--
Kazakhstan
Leicestershire
US Elections
Afghanistan
Iceland
Florida
Venezuela
Czech Republic
Bhutan
Shakmir
Ecuador
Hyderabad
2016 In Retrospect
Ukraine
Jharkhand
Kyrgyzstan
Fiji
Gabon
Burkina Faso

Celebrity Photos
Angad Bedi
Shahbaz Khan
Huma Qureshi
Vidya Balan
Honey Singh
Bappi Lahiri
Preity Zinta
Razak Khan
Deepika and Ranveer Wedding
Zarine Khan
Headline
Facebook launches Messenger app for desktop
San Francisco, April 2 (IANS) Facebook on Thursday launched a Messenger app for MacOS and Windows so one can video chat on their desktop and stay connected with friends and family all over the world.
2020-04-02
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Microsoft patents foldable device with 3 screens
San Francisco, April 2 (IANS) A new patent has revealed that Microsoft is looking into developing a new Surface product with three displays on a single hinge mechanism.
2020-04-02
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Apple may launch iPhone 9 on April 5: Report
San Francisco, March 31 (IANS) The Cupertino-based tech giant Apple may launch iPhone 9 or iPhone SE 2 on April 5 as the image of its protective case has appeared at online retailer Best Buy in the US.
2020-03-31
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Elon Musk unfollows girlfriend Grimes on Twitter again
San Francisco, March 31 (IANS) Multi-billionaire tech mogul Elon Musk has unfollowed his girlfriend and Canadian singer Grimes on Twitter after the 32-year-old musician shared a cryptic message on the platform.
2020-03-31
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
US-based firm's N95 face masks decontamination tech gets FDA nod
San Francisco, March 30 (IANS) In a bid to curb shortage of critical equipment to fight the novel coronavirus, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has given nod to the limited use of a technology from Ohio-based Battelle which can decontaminate N95 face masks for reuse.
2020-03-30
Category: International, Costa Rica,National
Google starts rolling out new account switcher on Play Store
San Francisco, March 29 (IANS) Google last year announced that it will roll out a new account switcher to its apps, which lets users easily manage all their Google settings, and now the company has begun rolling the feature on its Play Store.
2020-03-29
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Video conferencing app Zoom to stop sending data to Facebook
San Francisco, March 29 (IANS) Popular video conferencing Zoom has updated its iOS app to remove the software development kit (SDK) that was providing users data to Facebook through the 'Login with Facebook feature.
2020-03-29
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Jeff Bezos pulls out of $90 million LA property deal
San Francisco, March 28 (IANS) Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos has pulled out of a deal to purchase the "Enchanted Hill," a prized Beverly Crest development site from late Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen, the media reported.
2020-03-28
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Now go live on Facebook without phone or an account
San Francisco, March 28 (IANS) As demand for live video increases during COVID-19 lockdown, Facebook is allowing non-users watch live streams from mobile devices too which was until now only available on desktop.
2020-03-28
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Abbott's portable test can detect COVID-19 in 5 minutes
San Francisco, March 28 (IANS) In what could be the fastest available molecular point-of-care test for the detection of novel coronavirus (COVID-19), US-based healthcare technology maker Abbott has unveiled a test that can deliver positive results in as little as five minutes.
2020-03-28
Category: International, Costa Rica,National,Health/Medicine
Airbnb, its hosts to provide free housing to healthcare workers
San Francisco, March 27 (IANS) Amid the global coronavirus pandemic, global tech hospitality platform Airbnb has announced it will work with its network of hosts to help provide temporary housing to 1,00,000 COVID-19 responders and healthcare professionals.
2020-03-27
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Google to launch 3 new Stadia Pro games on April 1
San Francisco, March 26 (IANS) US-based search engine giant Google has revealed that its subscription-based game service "Stadia" will add three more games for free next month.
2020-03-26
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Apple's AR glasses may launch by 2022
San Francisco, March 26 (IANS) Apple's rumoured augmented reality (AR) glasses are under development and may launch by 2022, the media reported.
2020-03-26
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Microsoft pausing all optional non-security releases for Windows
San Francisco, March 25 (IANS) In a bid to focus on security updates, Microsoft is pausing all optional non-security releases for supported versions of Windows and its server products.
2020-03-25
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Apple expanding App Store to 20 more countries this year
San Francisco, March 25 (IANS) Cupertino-based tech giant Apple has announced that the App Store is set to reach 20 new countries this year.
2020-03-25
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Amazon Prime Video introduces user profiles like Netflix
San Francisco, March 24 (IANS) Amazon has finally introduced Netflix-like user profiles for its Prime Video audience. The feature is currently limited to certain countries and is rolling out to users gradually, reports XDA Developers.
2020-03-24
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
iPad Pro With Mini-LED display may launch in Q4 2020: Report
San Francisco, March 21 (IANS) Despite launching new iPad Pro models this week, Apple is still on course to launch a 12.9-inch iPad Pro with a mini-LED display later this year.
2020-03-21
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Lockdowns coming across South America as Covid-19 cases rise
Buenos Aires, March 20 (IANS) Coronvirus cases have been reported from all countries of South America but deaths only in some, and various government have announced various measures to deal with the situation, reports said on Friday.
2020-03-20
Category: International, Costa Rica,National
Intel scales neuromorphic research system to 100 mn neurons
San Francisco, March 19 (IANS) Chipmaker Intel has announced the readiness of Pohoiki Springs, its latest and most powerful neuromorphic research system providing the computational capacity of 100 million neurons.
2020-03-19
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Call of Duty: Warzone adds solo mode
San Francisco, March 19 (IANS) Activision Blizzard has announced the arrival of a solo mode to its battle royale shooter Call of Duty: Warzone.
2020-03-19
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
WhatsApp to bring self-destructing messages soon: Report
San Francisco, March 15 (IANS) Facebook-owned WhatsApp after launching the much-awaited 'Dark Mode' feature for its users is now reportedly working on a new feature that will delete messages automatically after a stipulated time as set by users.
2020-03-15
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Facebook commits $20 mn to fight COVID-19
San Francisco, March 14 (IANS) As the world grapples with the novel coronavirus, Facebook has committed $20 million in donations to fight the disease.
2020-03-14
Category: International, Costa Rica,National,Technology
Gates steps down from Microsoft board to serve humanity (Ld)
San Francisco, March 14 (IANS) Billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates has stepped down from Microsoft's board of directors -- another step back from the tech giant he founded 45 years ago to dedicate more time to his philanthropic priorities.
2020-03-14
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Grand Princess extends stay at Oakland as more people test positive
San Francisco, March 13 (IANS) The coronavirus-striken Grand Princess cruise ship will extend its stay at the port of Oakland until Sunday, as more people have tested positive for COVID-19, according to California Governor Gavin Newsom.
2020-03-13
Category: International, Costa Rica,National
This is how Google has blocked Amazon's smart TV dream
San Francisco, March 12 (IANS) Do you know why Amazon has not been able to bring its Fire TV platform on most smart TVs and cable set-top boxes globally? Blame it on Google.
2020-03-12
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Seattle, San Francisco ban large gatherings
San Francisco, March 11 (IANS) Following the WHO epidemic call over new coronavirus, Seattle and San Francisco on Wednesday banned all large gatherings.
2020-03-11
Category: International, Costa Rica,National
Google may launch 2nd-Gen Chromecast Ultra with remote
San Francisco, March 11 (IANS) US based search engine giant Google is planning to launch a second-generation Chromecast Ultra this year based on Android TV with an external remote.
2020-03-11
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Facebook's new initiative aims to close gender data gap
San Francisco, March 11 (IANS) Facebook has announced a new initiative with the aim of helping close the gender data gap as a lack of access to real-time and representative data is regarded as one of the biggest barriers to achieving the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) including gender equality.
2020-03-11
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology,Human Interest/Society
Apple 'AirTag' may feature removable coin-shaped battery
San Francisco, March 11 (IANS) Apple has been rumoured to be launching a tile-like item tracker "AirTag" for months and now a new report claims that the tag will likely feature a removable CR2032 coin cell battery like the Tile Pro.
2020-03-11
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
SXSW 2020 cancelled over coronavirus concerns
San Francisco, March 7 (IANS) South by Southwest (SXSW) festival conference, which was scheduled for next week at Austin, Texas, has been officially cancelled in wake of rising cases of novel coronavirus infection.
2020-03-07
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Intel chips released in past 5 yrs have unfixable security bug
San Francisco, March 7 (IANS) Researchers have discovered a major new security flaw inside processors made by US multinational corporation and chip making giant Intel that could defeat hardware-based encryption and DRM protections.
2020-03-07
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Coronavirus: FB asks Bay Area staffs to work from home
San Francisco, March 6 (IANS) At a time when the world is reeling under the threat of coronavirus, tech giant Facebook has recommended all its Bay Area employees to work from home.
2020-03-06
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Google says goodbye to John Legend Assistant voice
San Francisco, March 6 (IANS) US-based tech giant Google has announced that it will discontinue John Legend voice for Assistant voice on March 23.
2020-03-06
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Google Assistant can now read web pages in 42 languages
San Francisco, March 5 (IANS) Search engine giant Google has started rolling out its article-reading feature 'Read Out Loud' to all the Android smartphone users across the globe whic works with 42 languages.
2020-03-05
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
GM unveils new electric vehicle platform to take on Tesla
San Francisco, March 5 (IANS) In a bid to take on Electric Vehicle (EV) maker Tesla, the largest automaker in the US -- General Motors (GM) is mulling to spend $20 billion and showcasing roughly a dozen of products to assure investors it is serious about embracing an electric future.
2020-03-05
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Argentina President proposes legalising abortion
Buenos Aires, March 2 (IANS) Argentina's President Alberto Fernandez has said he will send a bill to legalise abortion to Congress within the next 10 days.
2020-03-02
Category: International, Costa Rica,Politics
You don't need to be good at math to become an Apple coder
San Francisco, March 2 (IANS) For Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella, coding is like poetry and now, researchers have revealed that one does not need to be even good at math to become a good coder at any of the Silicon valley tech giant like Apple.
2020-03-02
Category: International, Costa Rica,Education,Technology
Chinatowns turn into ghost towns as tourism takes a hit
San Francisco, Feb 29 (IANS) From the US to Singapore, Chinatowns that are historic and picturesque Chinese settlements across the world are facing the brunt of coronavirus (COVID-19) fears owing to poor tourist footfall.
2020-02-29
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Google adding free YouTube streaming, trials to Stadia soon
San Francisco, Feb 29 (IANS) Google is working towards adding features including the highly-anticipated free tier, YouTube streaming, family game sharing to Stadia soon.
2020-02-29
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
'Crossy Road Castle' is the latest addition to Apple Arcade
San Francisco, Feb 28 (IANS) Apple Arcade has added 'Crossy Road Castle' an endless runner-style game from developer Hipster Whale.
2020-02-28
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Indian-American running for California State Senate
San Francisco, Feb 27 (IANS) Indian-American Councilman and farmer Mani Grewal has launched his bid for the California state Senate District 5 seat with a strong campaign, a media report said.
2020-02-27
Category: International, Costa Rica,Diaspora
Google to invest $10bn for offices, data centres in US
San Francisco, Feb 26 (IANS) Alphabet and Google CEO Sundar Pichai on Wednesday announced that Google will invest more than $10 billion in offices and data centres across the Uss in 2020.
2020-02-26
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Amazon warns sellers against steep price hike of face masks
San Francisco, Feb 26 (IANS) Tech giant Amazon is warning third-party sellers on its marketplace to refrain from charging exorbitant pricing for face masks amid the deadly novel coronavirus outbreak that is spreading globally.
2020-02-26
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Apple to unveil ARM-based Macs next year: Report
San Francisco, Feb 25 (IANS) Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has claimed that the iPhone maker may release its very first ARM-based laptop without an Intel processor as soon as next year.
2020-02-25
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
US activists rally for releasing WikiLeaks founder
San Francisco, Feb 25 (IANS) A group of activists in San Francisco's Bay Area rallied outside the British Consulate General to demand WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange's release from a prison in the UK.
2020-02-25
Category: International, Costa Rica,Politics
Google to update terms of service on March 31
San Francisco, Feb 24 (IANS) US based search engine giant Google has started alerting its users about the update of its terms of service (ToS), which will happen on March 31.
2020-02-24
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
New Gboard beta is faster, brings better handwriting support
San Francisco, Feb 24 (IANS) Gboard, a virtual keyboard app developed by Google for native Android and iOS devices, in its latest beta is apparently faster and includes support for handwriting.
2020-02-24
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Google warns against installing Chrome extensions on Edge browser
San Francisco, Feb 22 (IANS) Google has started displaying a warning to people using Microsofts new Edge browser while accessing Chrome web store.
2020-02-22
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Next MacBook Pro may feature Intel's 10th Gen Ice Lake chips
San Francisco, Feb 22 (IANS) Apple is reportedly planning to launch a refreshed version of the 13-inch MacBook Pro in the first half of this year and now a new report claims that the new 13-inch machines could adopt Intel's 10th-generation Ice Lake chips.
2020-02-22
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
7 in 10 organisations saw hacking attempts via IoT
San Francisco, Feb 21 (IANS) Seven in 10 organisations have reported either a successful or attempted hack to their systems via their Internet of Things (IoT) devices, revealed a new survey.
2020-02-21
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology