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
Rugby World Cup 2015: Foley, Australia knock out host England
CNN - 10/3/2015 9:18:08 PM
But there was no hat-trick at the Rugby World Cup on Saturday, as Australia routed England 33-13 at Twickenham in London to send the host crashing out of the competition ... "We feel we let the country down today. As players we didn't quite get there.
Turkish president: Turkey taught world 'lesson in humanity' by hosting 2 million refugees
FOX News - 10/4/2015 3:47:40 PM
ANKARA, Turkey – Turkey's president says his country has taught Europe and the world a lesson on humanity by hosting 2 million refugees from Syria and Iraq. Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday accused European nations of "confining refugees into the depth of ...
England crash out of Rugby World Cup
The Guardian - 10/4/2015 1:07:12 AM
Australia win 33-13, making Stuart Lancaster’s side the first hosts ever to exit at the pool stages Despite years of planning, millions of pounds spent and more than 2 million tickets sold, England have crashed out of their Rugby World Cup after three ...
Thickening haze in Singapore disrupts World Cup swim races
Madison - 10/3/2015 5:21:54 PM
the country's main measure of air pollution, climbed toward 200. Spectators will be given a refund for tickets, but will miss the closely-watched women's 200-meter backstroke showdown between Australia's world champion Emily Seebohm, U.S. multiple Olympic ...
PewDiePie: World's Biggest YouTube Star On 'The Late Show With Stephen Colbert' (VIDEO)
HNGN - 10/2/2015 6:20:21 PM
The internet's biggest star made his first television appearance last night on "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert." YouTube legend PewDiePie is a video game vlogger who has more than 36 million followers on the website and holds the Guinness World Record ...
World Cup qualifier moves to Madagascar after CAR violence
Yahoo News - 10/4/2015 7:48:03 AM
Two other African countries are also unable to play their World Cup qualifiers at home next week. Somalia, who have not played at home since October 1986 due to the conflict in the Horn of Africa, host Niger in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa on Friday ...
Celebrate World Smile Day® With Smile Train
The Street - 10/2/2015 1:41:11 PM
There was also a presentation about Smile Train's sustainable training model, which empowers local doctors in developing countries to provide 100%-free cleft repair surgeries in their own communities. Today, October 2, Smile Train will host a World Smile ...
India vs South Africa 2015, 2nd T20I at Cuttack, Preview: Wounded hosts look to fight back
Cricket Country - 10/4/2015 5:10:34 AM
The second T20I promises to be an engaging affair between two sides that have a lot to look forward to in ICC World T20 2016. India: MS Dhoni (c&wk), Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli, Suresh Raina, Ajinkya Rahane, Ravichandran Ashwin, Stuart Binny ...
England eliminated from Rugby World Cup after losing to australia
Updated News - 10/4/2015 5:39:12 AM
It was the first time in Rugby World Cup history the host has not made it to the quarterfinals ... two conversions and four penalties silenced the country. Amazingly, it was the Australian scrum that won plenty of penalties and momentum in a stunning ...
Country Music’s Keith Urban Joins Taylor Swift On Stage In Toronto
The Inquisitr - 10/4/2015 4:06:09 AM
surprising 45,000 of her Toronto fans when she welcomed country music star Keith Urban on stage to join her for two songs. It was the first of Swift’s two night sold-out performance at the Rogers Center, a stop on her 1989 World Tour, and Swift welcomed ...
England 'taken to cleaners' by Australia, says Woodward
Channel News Asia - 10/4/2015 12:52:53 AM
LONDON: Australia's scrum was key to the their stunning 33-13 win over England on Saturday, former England coach Clive Woodward said, adding that the hosts had played into the visitors, hands. England went out of a Rugby World Cup in the pool stage for the ...
England coach under fire after World Cup disaster
France 24 - 10/4/2015 1:50:08 AM
But the knives were quickly out for the pair as England became the first World Cup hosts to fail to reach the last eight ... "We feel we let the country down today. As players we didn't quite get there. We apologise to them," he said.
Satellite Internet Gets a Fresh Look, Cash Infusion
NDTV - 10/4/2015 2:54:34 AM
"More than half the world is not connected," he said. In some developed markets like the United States, individuals who live in remote areas could subscribe to Internet broadband. In developing countries, it may be schools, health care centers and other ...
Australia win puts host England out of Rugby World Cup
IBN LIve - 10/4/2015 7:55:13 AM
Bernard Foley orchestrated England's demise at the Rugby World Cup with his finest performance in a Wallabies jersey, scoring all but five of Australia's points in a 33-13 win on Saturday that ensured the host team ... we have let the country down today ...
The World's Most Popular Sites by Country and Internet Users – Map
Softpedia News - 10/4/2013 6:24:44 PM
Using data from Alexa, not the most accurate thing out there but probably the best we've got, a couple of Oxford Internet Institute researchers have put together a map of the world based on the most popular sites in each country. The gimmick is that each ...