Definition: This entry lists the number of Internet hosts available within a country. An Internet host is a computer connected directly to the Internet; normally an Internet Service Provider's (ISP) computer is a host. Internet users may use either a hard-wired terminal, at an institution with a mainframe computer connected directly to the Internet, or may connect remotely by way of a modem via telephone line, cable, or satellite to the Internet Service Provider's host computer. The number of hosts is one indicator of the extent of Internet connectivity.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Internet hosts map
FIFA considering having 4 countries co-host 2026 World Cup
Fox Sports - 2/17/2017 1:05:59 AM
The 2026 World Cup could be split across four countries if FIFA have their way. On Thursday, FIFA President Gianni Infantino announced that soccer’s governing body would encourage applications to co-host the tournament. “We will encourage co-hosting ...
In Somali diaspora, lessons for refugees – and their host countries
The Christian Science Monitor - 2/23/2017 9:44:24 PM
Bu as the products of one of the world’s longest and most intractable refugee crises, the Somali diaspora’s experiences may also be useful guides for the people and host countries that come behind them. Particularly as conflicts in places like Syria ...
Rocket Internet’s Zalora is retreating from two more countries in Asia
TechCrunch - 2/24/2017 6:05:29 AM
Competition in the country is fierce ... to change for the business in 2014 when Rocket Internet created GFG (Global Fashion Group), a holding firm to manage its fashion e-commerce business across the world. Under GFG’s parentage, Zalora struggled ...
Industrial Internet Consortium Hosts Industrial Internet Innovation Forum
iotevolutionworld.com - 2/22/2017 5:06:25 PM
member-supported organization that promotes the accelerated growth of the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), will host the Industrial Internet Innovation Forum, a public forum designed to assist organizations in developing IIoT strategy. For ...
‘Vice World of Sports’ Host on How His Show Isn’t Really About Sports (Video)
TheWrap - 2/23/2017 2:39:05 AM
He now brings that unique perspective to Viceland as the host and executive producer of “Vice World of Sports,” which airs its ... football players in the NFL than anywhere else in the country.” Along with Devonta Freeman, the Atlanta Falcons ...
The countries with the world’s fastest mobile internet
Quartz - 2/22/2017 8:59:39 AM
If you’re after blazing mobile data speeds, you should go to South Korea, Norway, or Hungary. Those are the countries with the fastest mobile internet connections, clocking over 30 megabits per second on average, according to new research by data ...
Nanjing to host 2017 FIVB World Grand Prix Finals
inside the games - 2/23/2017 5:26:42 PM
Nanjing in China will host this year's International Volleyball ... spectators and television and internet viewers." The event in Nanjing will be the first World Grand Prix Finals to be held in China since 2012, where the United States won the gold medal ...
3G world problems: PH lags in mobile internet ranking—survey
Inquirer Technology - 2/24/2017 3:49:29 AM
The Philippines was ahead of only Costa Rica, whose average mobile internet speed stood at 2.7 mbps. Indonesia, an archipelago often compared to the Philippines, fared slightly better with an overall speed of 4.72 mbps. The country’s major telco players ...
Gianni Infantino - What the future of the World Cup will look like we will have to wait and see
Goal - 2/24/2017 3:20:51 AM
We didn't have a personal problem' - Mata happy under Mourinho at Man Utd “No matter what happens, 2022 will leave a lasting legacy because it is the first World Cup to be organised in the Middle East. It is the first time an Arab country will have ...
Venezuelan skier delivers inspiring response after being dubbed 'the world’s worst skier'
USA Today Sports For The Win - 2/23/2017 10:05:53 PM
Remarkably, with no on-snow training, Solano made it to Finland and competed in a cross country skiing qualifier this week. He struggled … mightily. The catastrophic performance turned Solano into an internet joke. He was dubbed “The world’s worst ...
FIFA World Cup host nations list – hosting countries list!
sillyseason.com - 1/18/2017 7:53:47 AM
FIFA World Cup host nations list? FIFA World Cup hosting countries list? Which countries have hosted the FIFA World Cup before? Have you ever wanted to find out on which countries have hosted the FIFA World Cup before? Well, if you have then worry not ...
Liberia: Two for World Cross Country Championship
AllAfrica - 2/22/2017 11:51:27 AM
The athletes are being managed by a team of five to represent the country as required by the IAAF. Kampala will be the fourth African city in the history of the IAAF World Cross Championships to host the tournament after Guiyang of China in 2015.
Big entry for World Cross Country Championships in Kampala
Xinhua News Agency - 2/24/2017 1:36:27 PM
NAIROBI, Feb. 24 (Xinhua) -- Over 600 athletes are expected to compete at this year's World Cross Country Championships, in Kampala, Uganda on March 26. Kenya will be fielding a strong squad of 24 same as Eritrea, Ethiopia and hosts Uganda. Both Kenya and ...
YouTube's Edgy Jokes Are Part Of A Bigger Debate In The Comedy World
Kotaku - 2/23/2017 2:27:45 PM
But Pat Whalen, who hosts a monthly late ... Dollar Extreme Presents: World Peace. “That was another instance of a boutique subsidiary of a major media conglomerate invest[ing] in grassroots video production from the internet, only to drop them after ...
Turkish President Erdogan hosts family dinner for Pak PM Sharif
Hindustan Times - 2/23/2017 4:50:55 PM
“(Sharif’s) visit to Turkey ... would further deepen the time-tested, unparalleled and historic ties between the two brotherly countries and would impart a strong impetus to their flourishing cooperation in diverse fields,” the Pakistan Foreign Office sa