Portuguese

Portugal (UK /ˈpɔːtʃʊɡl/; US /ˈpɔrtʃʉɡəl/; Portuguese: Portugal [puɾtuˈɣaɫ]), officially the Portuguese Republic (Portuguese: República Portuguesa), is a unitary semi-presidential republic. It is located in South-Western Europe, on the Iberian Peninsula, and it is the westernmost country of mainland Europe, being bordered by the Atlantic Ocean to the west and south and by Spain to the north and east. Aside from continental Portugal, the Portuguese Republic holds sovereignty over the Atlantic archipelagos of Azores and Madeira, which are autonomous regions of Portugal. The country is named after its second largest city, Porto, whose name derives from Latin Portus and Celtic Cale.
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  • YouTube Kids App Updated With Anti-Bullying, Halloween Playlists

    … the importance of being kind and standing up for themselves and others. Playlists are available in English, Spanish, Portuguese and Russian, and they can be found on the home screen of the YouTube Kids app through the end of October. For instance, in English-speaking territories, users can watch a playlist created by Zack and Caroline Marx, the teen…

    AllFacebookin Social Google YouTube- 20 readers -
  • Twitter Unveils Emojis for 2016 Paralympic Games

    … The 2016 Summer Olympic Games may be history, but Twitter hasn’t packed up and left Rio de Janeiro yet: The 2016 Paralympic Games begin Wednesday. Twitter launched a series of hashtag-triggered emojis for the Games, and they are available in seven languages: Portuguese, English, Spanish, French, Japanese, Korean and Arabic. And while…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Twitter- 25 readers -
  • Twitter, Vine, Periscope Debut Rio 2016 Features

    … that drew the most pre-Olympics buzz. The top three countries were the U.S., Brazil and Japan. The top three sports were basketball, volleyball and swimming. And the top three athletes were Usain Bolt, Michael Phelps and Simone Biles. Twitter users: Are you ready for Rio 2016? …

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebookin Twitter- 29 readers -
  • The Olympic Flame Lights Up Twitter

    … The 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janiero are fast approaching, and the Olympic flame is tweeting about it. Twitter U.K. head of sport Alex Trickett announced in a blog post that two Twitter accounts–@OlympicFlame and Portuguese-language @ChamaOlimpica—will enable fans to follow the Olympic torch on its journey from Greece to Brazil…

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebookin Social Twitter- 15 readers -
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