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 ...
Celebrating David Dye, and introducing Talia Schlanger, as hosts of 'World Cafe'
Philadelphia Daily News - 2/24/2017 9:54:33 AM
But his "In the Mix" column in the Weekend section ventures further afield, into books, movies, TV, the Internet, graphic novels and anything ... as he eases into semiretirement and steps down as full-time host of World Cafe, the XPN-produced show he ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
‘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 ...
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 ...
Big entry for World Cross Country Championships in Kampala
english.sina.com - 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.
Countries Buying the Most Weapons From the US Government
Yahoo Finance - 2/24/2017 3:38:09 PM
The United States deems a number of countries on this list, including the United Kingdom, Japan, Israel, and Australia, to be more trustworthy partners, and as such they are more likely to receive weapons. As the ... currently hosts some 10,000 U.S ...
Dubai hosts Global Retail Bankers in April
forbesmiddleeast.com - 2/26/2017 1:19:46 PM
Globally, an average of more than half of consumers' banking interactions take place through online or mobile channels, with an even greater share in digitally advanced markets like the Nordic countries ... will host top bankers from around the world ...
Can Mexico expect less-hostile days after this week's visit by two Trump secretaries?
Los Angeles Times - 2/22/2017 11:54:26 PM
Seldom has the seemingly routine visit of a pair of U.S. Cabinet secretaries generated so much anguish and disquiet to the host country, in this case, Mexico. And rarely has the reaction been so uncertain that the scripted finale — a meeting with Mexican ...
ZTE launches world's first 5G-ready smartphone
Yahoo News - 2/26/2017 2:09:52 PM
Barcelona (AFP) - Chinese telecoms giant ZTE unveiled Sunday what it said is the world's first smartphone compatible with the lightening-fast 5G mobile internet service that ... and has customers in more than 160 countries, according to the company.
India vs Australia 1st Test: Highlights from hosts’ 333-run drubbing at Pune
Cricket Country - 2/25/2017 1:49:35 PM
Australia outplayed their hosts in all departments ... no other recent instance comes in mind when a world No. 1 team has been handed such a drubbing. India, in the hindsight, have no one but themselves to blame. India’s use of the DRS technology ...
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 ...
The countries with the fastest internet, charted
Quartz - 12/18/2016 11:53:58 PM
At 26.3 megabits per second, it was the only country above the 25 Mbps threshold in ... Between 1996 and 2001, there was a six-fold rise in Korean internet hosts. And South Korea is the world leader in broadband adoption with a rate of 78%—”10 ...