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
How Airbnb Expanded To 190 Countries By Thinking 'Glocal'
Forbes - 5/3/2016 2:28:02 PM
Airbnb wants to extend home-sharing around the world. (Photo: Airbnb) Airbnb may be the most global among Silicon Valley’s mega-unicorns. With homes, bedrooms, and couches available in 34,000 cities and 190 countries ... that their host speaks English ...
Could Copa America Centenario be a sneak peek of a World Cup hosted by the USA?
Fox Sports - 5/3/2016 4:58:22 PM
It also led U.S. Soccer president Sunil Gulati to make clear that the country would not bid on another World Cup until the process was cleaned up. That appears to be in the works and many have already called the Americans favorites to win the bid to host ...
SMBs can reach global audience by going online, says GoDaddy
The Tribune India - 5/2/2016 7:58:30 PM
Bq: With over 400 million current internet users in the country and another 200 million Indians ... and entrepreneurs across the board Domain registrar and web hosting company, GoDaddy is the world’s largest technology provider dedicated to small businesses.
In one of the deadliest countries in the world, there's one business thriving — the coffin industry
Public Radio International - 5/3/2016 10:24:39 AM
The country is facing a record wave of murders — 22 killings ... To see them in a publication — a newspaper, even on the internet and gang members can see them ... I didn’t have any problems, but I was lucky. To tell you the truth, I was really ...
Nomx To Launch Sales & Host Live Demos At Booth During Internet Of Things World 2016
The Street - 5/2/2016 11:30:16 AM
May 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- nomx®, the only secure email communications device compatible with legacy email systems, is pleased to announce that it will begin accepting sales for the acclaimed nomx protocol device during Internet of Things World 2016.
Should you pay sales tax on Internet purchases? South Dakota law could be the test
PC World - 5/3/2016 8:04:29 PM
Unless courts overturn the South Dakota law, it will embolden other states to pass similar Internet sales tax rules, critics said. The law could "set the course for enormous tax and administrative burdens on businesses across the country," Steve DelBianco ...
WATCH: Donald Trump's foreign policy mocked by world soccer power
New Jersey Online - 5/3/2016 6:17:06 PM
New Jersey â and several other U.S. cities â will host Argentina, Brazil, Mexico and other top tier Latin American countries for the 100th anniversary of the Copa AmÃ©rica. So it's at least a little funny to see how an Argentinian TV station ...
These Are The Most Dangerous Countries For Journalists In 2016
The Huffington Post - 5/3/2016 8:18:48 PM
World Press Freedom ... Kurdish parts of the country. Authorities often refer to them as "terrorists," according to The Guardian. "Journalists are harassed, many have been accused of 'insulting the president' and the Internet is systematically censored ...
How world's big money sails to offshore investment hubs: UN report nails Panama model
Firstpost - 5/4/2016 1:33:45 AM
The structures that provide anonymity The leaks from the database of world’s fourth biggest offshore law firm ... They usually have minimum physical presence in the host country of their subsidiary affiliates. In terms of absolute value, financial ...
What are the Invictus Games and why are world leaders trolling each other over them?
The Miami Herald - 5/3/2016 11:07:36 AM
When Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau tweets, the Internet swoons. But when the youthful Canadian ... Its last lines have been quoted often by world leaders, including Churchill and Obama himself. For four days in Orlando next week, more than 500 ...
Google Chrome Becomes The Most Popular Web Browser, Overtakes Microsoft’s Internet Explorer In Usage
The Inquisitr - 5/3/2016 8:47:25 PM
Despite steadily and increasingly losing users, it wasn’t until this month that Internet Explorer was dethroned. Roughly eight years since its debut, Google Chrome is now the world’s most ... that has been separated country-wise. Needless to say ...
Threats force Afghan boy, fan of Messi, to leave the country
Tulsa World - 5/3/2016 4:48:13 AM
Ahmadi said he feared that his son, Murtaza Ahmadi, would be kidnapped after becoming an Internet sensation after pictures of ... or arranging a meeting in a third country. But none of the options worked out, Ahmadi said. "Still, Murtaza hopes that one ...
World Press Freedom Day: Beware of dictatorial viruses
Al JAZEERA - 5/3/2016 1:59:24 PM
Let us develop the press sectors of our countries to protect ... Each year on World Press Freedom Day we hear the horrific stories of those endangered journalists. In addition to news, the internet brings us dispatches of attacks on journalists in ...
Folds of Honor hosts its annual fundraiser, 2016 Patriot Cup Invitational, over Memorial Day weekend
World Golf - 5/3/2016 10:24:39 AM
This patriotic event is attended by players from the PGA TOUR, PGA TOUR Champions and LPGA Tour, military golfers from across the country and a host of celebrities to create an unforgettable experience for the families of fallen and disabled service members.
Ida Keeling, 100-Year-Old Runner, Sets World Record
News Max - 5/3/2016 10:53:17 AM
is used to hosting the best amateur track athletes in the country. "I'm a nice example of what you can do for yourself, and I thank God every day for my blessings," Keeling said after the race. Her daughter Shelley Keeling told Runner's World her mother ...