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, 2012See also: Internet hosts map
Netflix Wants the World: Can It Really Expand to 200 Countries in 2 Years?
Variety - 1/22/2015 11:24:34 AM
But Netflix — already the world’s biggest subscription VOD service, operating in 50 countries — will face a host of challenges in expanding ... said the cost of Internet bandwidth and the adoption of broadband is a crucial factor.
Best Western Premier Hotel hosts world investors
Ghana Web - 1/23/2015 5:54:06 AM
Ghana’s famous four-star luxurious hotel, Best Western Premier Hotel, Accra has once again demonstrated exceptional leadership in Ghanaian hospitality industry by hosting a group ... for managing the country’s economy with the world’s powerful ...
Pete Bevacqua set to host new show on SiriusXM PGA TOUR Radio
World Golf - 1/23/2015 12:13:30 PM
Bevacqua and co-host Brian Katrek will discuss the world of golf, focusing on the important role ... and will take calls from listeners around the country. "This show is another example of a great partner in SiriusXM providing us with a platform to ...
Horizon: Help protect families from Ebola with World Vision
Vancouver Desi South Asian news - 1/22/2015 10:08:49 PM
Throughout the fright of modern society, the World Health Organization (WHO) saved the trouble of people reporting false reports of Ebola on the Internet by stating that the Ebola outbreak has been controlled in the area of West Africa and close countries ...
Delaware first in Internet speed; southern counties lag
Delaware Online - 1/25/2015 4:54:28 AM
Delaware recorded a higher average peak speed than several industrialized countries including Japan at 65.1 mgps and Canada, which averaged a peak speed of 43.7. Akami Technologies Inc., a Cambridge, Massachussetts, provider of Internet hosting services ...
O’Reilly: Disengaged Obama White House Afraid of the Muslim World
Breitbart News - 1/27/2015 3:11:53 AM
Monday during his “Talking Points Memo” segment, Fox News Channel host Bill O’Reilly said President Barack Obama’s White House is disengaged and seemingly “afraid of the Muslim world ... Anyone can get into this country.
NHL, NHLPA reveal 2016 World Cup of Hockey
WSBT 22 - 1/24/2015 9:23:30 PM
"I grew up watching the World Cup," Chicago Blackhawks winger Patrick Kane said. "I think it'll be really competitive, and I think we all take a lot of pride in playing for our country and being ... Minnesota will host Chicago on Feb. 21 at TCF Bank ...
How state Internet speeds compare with countries around the world
Washington Post - 1/8/2015 9:46:39 AM
On average, Internet speeds in Delaware are faster than in all but two countries. In fact ... measured by Akamai Technologies, which hosts content online and claims to deliver between 15 percent and 30 percent of all Web traffic. The data represents ...
Remarks by President Obama at U.S.-India Business Council Summit
The White House President Barack Obama - 1/26/2015 9:18:08 AM
Thank you so much, Madam Minister for not only the introduction, but for the work that you’re doing every day to bring our two countries ... the world. They’re ready to install broadband connections to give communities reliable access to the Internet ...
Vision Internet's First Innovation in Online Government Academy Draws Local Gov Leaders to Manhattan Beach, California
EIN News Desk World News Report - 1/22/2015 10:51:46 PM
City of Manhattan Beach Information Systems Manager Leilani Flores Emnace said, "It was great to host the event ... events across the country this year in partnership with local government clients. For information about Vision Internet's transformative ...
What if China held a world internet conference and the world didn’t show up?
Quartz - 11/18/2014 10:28:38 PM
When China hosts the country’s very first “World Internet Conference” this week in the city of Wuzhen, speakers will include top executives from China’s internet giants like Alibaba, Tencent, and Baidu, along with executives from “Qualcomm ...
As the EU contemplates imposing a tax on US internet firms, is this a step backwards?
CITY A.M. - 1/21/2015 1:02:59 AM
And while some digital firms may be able to handle a higher tax bill, it’s hard to see why they’d put up with such a petulant host ... the world. Business conducted in a country should be subject to all the taxes in that country and the internet ...
FalconStor Software Hosts Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2014 Financial Teleconference and Presentation
Broadway World - 1/26/2015 8:02:23 PM
FalconStor will host a conference call at 4:30 PM EST to discuss the results. In conjunction with the conference call, FalconStor will also host a presentation on the Internet ... Inc., in the U.S. and other countries. All other company and product ...
UNO to host free sports clinics, fundraiser at Stinson Park
Omaha.com - 1/21/2015 11:40:05 AM
The University of Nebraska at Omaha will hosts its annual Claussen-Leahy Run and walk on April ... Winners will be announced on Monday. Copyright ©2015 Omaha World-Herald. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten ...
Cutest Baby Animals from Around the World
ABC News - 1/26/2015 8:16:42 PM
The world's only live panda triplets play together at Chimelong ... Mika is seen here, Oct. 21, 2014, in New Jersey. Internet sensation and prospective K-9 Batman, now named Tuco after drug kingpin Tuco Salamanca from "Breaking Bad," is seen at 9 weeks ...