|61||United Arab Emirates||3,449,000|
|84||Bosnia and Herzegovina||1,422,000|
|112||Trinidad and Tobago||593,000|
|128||Congo, Democratic Republic of the||290,000|
|132||Congo, Republic of the||245,200|
|148||Papua New Guinea||125,000|
|165||Saint Vincent and the Grenadines||76,000|
|168||Antigua and Barbuda||65,000|
|180||Sao Tome and Principe||26,700|
|188||Central African Republic||22,600|
|192||Micronesia, Federated States of||17,000|
|194||Saint Kitts and Nevis||17,000|
|203||British Virgin Islands||4,000|
|205||Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)||2,900|
|208||Wallis and Futuna||1,300|
Definition: This entry gives the number of users within a country that access the Internet. Statistics vary from country to country and may include users who access the Internet at least several times a week to those who access it only once within a period of several months.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012See also: Internet users map
OAS study says countries should consider decriminalizing drug use
Los Angeles Times - 5/18/2013 12:52:41 AM
BOGOTA, Colombia — The Organization of American States said Friday that countries should consider decriminalizing drug use, a shift backed by several Latin American leaders but opposed by the United States. Decriminalization could be one of ...
World's most dramatic city as you've never seen it before: Stunning timelapse video of Dubai shows hustle and bustle of life around skyscrapers and mosques
Daily Mail - 5/19/2013 10:24:09 AM
Last year Dubai was the 22nd most expensive city in the world, and the most expensive city in the Middle East. Dubai has also been rated as one of the best places to live in the Middle East.
Police fear £2 app which lets mobiles use secret code to provide phones with military-level security
Daily Mail - 5/18/2013 11:32:45 PM
Police and anti-terrorist agencies are facing a formidable new enemy – a cheap smartphone app that encrypts texts and phone calls, making them virtually impossible to bug. Seecrypt, which costs £2 a month, allows users to apply a secret code to their ...
Is It Wrong to Use Data From the World’s First ‘Nice’ Botnet?
Wired News - 5/15/2013 10:24:44 PM
How the Internet Census 2012 views the internet (inspired by xkcd ... Because the Internet Census had so many different vantage points — 420,000 in total — it offered a unique look at the computers on many different networks. And it showed that ...
ILO, World Bank demand labor changes in Bangladesh
Washington Post - 5/17/2013 11:26:47 PM
It recently agreed to hire 1,000 more after talks with the ILO and promises of help from the U.S. Labor Department. The dilemma that development agencies now face in the country, Rees and others said, is how to make sure that any immediate help coming from ...
‘Poor countries lagging in modern contraceptive use’
The Hindu - 5/19/2013 1:20:08 AM
Between 2003 and 2012, the total number of women wanting to avoid pregnancy and needing contraception ... slowly between 2008 and 2012 than between 2003 and 2008. The authors found that between 2003 and 2012, there was a shift from sterilisation (declining ...
World hunger 'could be eradicated'
Express.co.uk - 5/19/2013 2:38:52 AM
Its report Who Pays the Price? Hunger: The Hidden Cost of Tax Injustice, says 50 billion US dollars (£33 billion) plus would be raised every year if governments ended tax haven secrecy and curtailed profit-shifting and tax dodging by multinationals in ...
Internet Users Urge Regulator to "Rein in Google" on Privacy Concerns
Bloomberg - 5/19/2013 10:17:00 AM
Internet Users Urge Regulator to "Rein in Google" on Privacy Concerns PR Newswire LONDON, May 19, 2013 LONDON, May 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Internet users have instructed lawyers to press the UK's Information Commissioner to take robust action ...
In The World’s Poorest Countries, Demand For Birth Control Is Increasing But Access To It Isn’t
Think Progress - 5/17/2013 3:34:20 PM
Developing nations around the world aren’t doing enough to ensure that women have access to the family planning services they need, a new report from the Guttmacher Institute finds. The women who want to prevent pregnancy but don’t have ...
Syria hit by yet another Internet outage
CNET News - 5/15/2013 12:09:07 PM
Update: Syrian Internet access has been restored as of about 8:30 a.m. PT. Full story here. Syria has again been cut off from the rest of the online world. Internet access for the battle-torn country has been down since Wednesday, 7:01 UTC (12:01 a.m. PDT ...
China has world's largest new media market: report
English Eastday - 5/15/2013 8:20:03 AM
BEIJING, May 15 -- China has the world's largest new media market, highlighted by the country's growing Internet penetration ... with the number of mobile Internet users hitting 420 million. China's Internet penetration rate has exceeded 42 percent and ...
Serial Entrepreneur Ashish J. Thakkar Introduces Mara Online - a Unique set of Social Portals for Connecting Africa Globally
EIN News - 5/18/2013 10:49:48 PM
For more information and to try out the application, please visit connect.mara.com -- BuzzMe - The first African social media network, providing a new way for youth to meet and network across the continent and globally, via the Internet and on mobile.
YouTube opens its YouTube Partner Programme in several MENA countries
ameinfo.com - 5/16/2013 11:56:36 PM
YouTube, the world's largest online video community, announced that it has opened its YouTube Partner Programme in Egypt, Saudi Arabia and UAE. Any YouTube user in Egypt, KSA and UAE with a YouTube account that uploads original content can become a partner ...
A classroom for the whole world
The Boston Globe - 5/19/2013 7:32:21 AM
“By applying computing technologies to education, we are reimagining campuses and dramatically increasing access to students anywhere in the world,” he said. Harvard president Drew Faust agrees: “edX makes it possible to lead the direction ...
Number of internet, cell phone users soars in Brazil
Xinhua News Agency - 5/17/2013 1:51:08 AM
RIO DE JANEIRO, May 16 (Xinhua) -- The number of internet and cell phone users in Brazil has significantly increased since 2005 as more people from the middle and low classes have got access to them, official statistics showed Thursday.