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
PNG to co-host Rugby League World Cup
The Roar - 10/8/2015 10:38:06 PM
As well as co-hosting the Rugby League World Cup, PNG will stage the FIFA under-20s women’s World Cup next year in another coup for the country.
Monster-sized burgers from around the world
FOX News - 10/8/2015 8:22:05 PM
We tend to think of both burgers and huge foods as being strictly American phenomena, but while we undeniably take the lead with both, there are burgers and oversized things to eat all over the world — including something that combines the two ...
Rugby World Cup’s beauty stems from minnows’ minor triumphs
The Guardian - 10/8/2015 5:23:08 PM
One of the beauties of the tournament is that it is not about the host nation being on ... nation than they had in previous World Cups, and if they need to be given a profile in between tournaments to make a 20-country competition justifiable on rugby ...
Coral reefs endangered by bleaching in global event, researchers say
CNN - 10/8/2015 8:22:05 PM
The team has visited reefs around 26 different countries so far ... letting anyone with Internet access take a virtual dive. Vevers said coral bleaching hasn't yet grabbed the world's attention. "This is the equivalent of rainforest turning white and ...
Sao Tome shock Ethiopia in World Cup
YAHOO - 10/8/2015 7:24:49 PM
Ethiopia, 85 places above the Saotomeans in the world rankings, host the second leg of the first-round tie ... rewarded an impressive performance by a country with some unhappy World Cup memories. Sao Tome were overwhelmed 5-0 at home by Congo Brazzaville ...
North Korean capital shows flashes of prosperity amid country's isolation
Reuters - 10/9/2015 4:21:42 AM
One of the world's most inaccessible places ... The number has tripled since 2012. Still, the country of 24 million remains subject to heavy U.N. sanctions for its missile and nuclear programs and is as isolated as ever. On Wednesday, a high-level U.S ...
Internet of Things Way of Thinking By @EsmeSwartz | @ThingsExpo @Ericsson #IoT #M2M #API
Cloud Computing Journal - 10/8/2015 11:25:13 AM
ThingsExpo Named the World's Most Influential IoT Media Brand @ThingsExpo has been named the Top Most Influential Internet of Things 'Media Brand ... Peak10, Peer 1 Hosting, PluralSight, Plutora, ProfitBricks, PubNub, Quality Technology Services , Quantum ...
Dyn's Internet Intelligence Provides Insight Into Internet Performance
eWeek - 10/9/2015 4:00:13 AM
"Twitter has infrastructure all over the world, and they use our advanced DNS tools to get users to the closest Twitter infrastructure as fast as possible." Dyn has 20 sites in its core network and makes use of multiple transit providers. Its new Internet ...
Papua New Guinea to host World Cup
Sporting Life - 10/8/2015 8:19:06 AM
In a first for the Pacific Island nation which boasts rugby league as its number one sport, PNG will host three pool matches ... attending matches across both countries," Brown added. "Our aim is to make this Rugby League World Cup the most accessible ...
Sao Tome shock Ethiopia, Liberia held by Guinea-Bissau
FIFA - 10/8/2015 10:16:37 PM
Ethiopia, 85 places above the Saotomeans in the FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking, host the second leg of the first-round tie ... rewarded an impressive performance by a country with some unhappy World Cup memories. Sao Tome were overwhelmed 5-0 at home by ...
The United States government has become "the world's most dangerous terrorist organization," warns former Reagan official
Natural News - 10/9/2015 3:53:04 AM
The hosts then ask him about the potential of nuclear war with either Russia or China, "because we seem to be moving in that direction." "I think what it will take is the European countries to realize that they've been enabling American aggression in the ...
Killington Ski Area to host women's World Cup ski races
Mass Live The Republican - 10/8/2015 3:50:04 PM
It is going to be broadcast across the country," said Michael Joseph ... The International Ski Federation, which runs the World Cup, announced on Wednesday that Killington was selected to host the two races on Nov. 26 and 27 on its Superstar trail ...
Internet Society Addresses Internet Safety in Bangladesh
Business Wire - 10/8/2015 10:56:35 AM
Recent figures from the Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission peg the country ... The Internet Society, www.internetsociety.org, is the trusted independent source for Internet information and thought leadership from around the world.
Country Picks: Shakori Hills festival runs through Sunday
The News & Observer - 10/9/2015 3:24:26 AM
Through Sunday, listeners will have their choice of bluegrass, blues, country, zydeco and world music. Host band Donna the Buffalo will perform all three days. Other highlights include Hot Rize with Red Knuckles and the Trailblazers, Cedric Watson and Big ...
VIDEO Chile 2-0 Brazil: Highlights, Goals; Sánchez, Vargas Give La Roja Opening World Cup Qualifying Win
International Business Times - 10/8/2015 9:33:40 PM
In what promises to be the most competitive qualification campaign yet in South America, it could be a precious three points for a Chile side looking to reach a third consecutive World Cup for the first time in the country’s history. With Sánchez and ...