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
Wolf Blitzer: The whole world was watching
CNN - 5/26/2015 10:59:12 AM
Watch Wolf Blitzer host "CNN Special Report: Breaking News ... U.S. intelligence community didn't believe that Hussein would actually invade a fellow Arab country. The prevailing assessment, he said, was that there might be some border skirmishes but ...
Introducing the world's newest country (but it doesn't have any citizens yet): The Kingdom of Enclava joins micronations around the globe fighting for recognition
Daily Mail - 5/18/2015 4:16:30 PM
The new country is ran under the motto of 'Citizens of the World ... Now the fort makes money by hosting Internet servers and by selling aristocratic titles, and even Sealand even has its own flag. Seborga is located in north-west Italy with over ...
China, Russia Seek New Internet World Order
US News and World Report - 5/14/2015 10:40:38 PM
The accord states that both countries agree not to attack each ... weapon dubbed "the Great Cannon," which has targeted Internet freedom group GreatFire.org and GitHub, a U.S.-based site that hosts content banned in China. The tool can steer the traffic ...
World Superbikes may come to India in 2017
Times of India - 5/25/2015 5:31:07 AM
Since the exit of F1 from this country, India hasn't witnessed quality international motorsports. As things stand, that may change with the World Superbike Championships (WSBK) deciding to take a second look at hosting ... garner TV or internet rights ...
Berlin to Host LocWorld – Conference Examines the Internet of Things
StreetInsider - 5/26/2015 3:06:46 AM
More than 500 global business executives from 45 countries are expected to attend this summer's ... Leonhard is an influential author, keynote speaker and a strategic advisor. He is also the host of TheFutureShow and MeetingOfTheMinds.tv, as well as ...
World-class outpatient care at Centuria Medical Makati
Philstar - 5/25/2015 4:36:50 PM
Apart from pre-wiring clinics for fast Internet access ... up and more foreign patients are flocking to the country for healthcare and medical procedures. The standards of local healthcare are world-class, with more Filipino doctors recognized and lauded ...
The Internet’s impact on daily living
Punch - 5/16/2015 11:28:22 PM
Some years before now, if you had a friend or a family member outside town or country ... life are available on the internet. These range from cosmetics to health issues, fashion, interior decoration, cooking recipes, and a host of other interests.
Then and Now Photos: The Stunning, Decaying Dreams of the 1964 World's Fair
Esquire - 5/22/2015 8:36:37 PM
New York City was not allowed to host a World's Fair in 1964 ... Moses lost the involvement of the organization's 40 participating countries, and gained the support of smaller nations a chance at a World's Fair (good on you, Denmark and Pakinstan!)
Qatar- Internet becomes 'supermarket' of illicit drugs
MENAFN - 5/26/2015 4:54:08 AM
(MENAFN - The Peninsula) The internet has been turned by criminals into a 'supermarket ... He pointed out that globalisation and the great openness between world countries in all fields, as well as the growing technological development in the means ...
Huawei Hosts 3rd eLTE Industry Alliance Summit to Promote Better Connected Industries through Open Cooperation
PR Newswire - 5/18/2015 10:47:13 AM
Moreover, LTE-M technology based eLTE solution plays a crucial role in the application of Internet of Things ... products and services are used in more than 170 countries and regions. Huawei Showcases Latest NFV Solutions at NFV WORLD CONGRESS in San ...
Cameroonian singer Irma hosts pop show
Vietnamnet - 5/21/2015 4:52:54 AM
On Saturday, L'Espace will host a pop performance featuring Cameroonian folk singer-songwriter Irma known for her bright pop style. Irma's success story starts with a debut album financially supported by admiring Internet ... Asian country with the most ...
Nigeria software developers look inward as mobile gaming gains traction
Businessday - 5/26/2015 3:38:23 PM
“We are leveraging the African story-telling ability to create form factors and content for people all around the world”, said Abiola Olaniran ... says the number of internet users on the country’s telecom networks increased to 83.4 million as ...
'Korea as world's role model for education'
THE KOREA TIMES - 5/17/2015 10:34:05 AM
including U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and World Bank President Kim Jim-yong, are expected to visit the port city near Seoul. "I think the U.N. selected Korea to host the event because it believed the country could be a role model for education for ...
Are These the World’s Most Graphic Sex-Ed Videos?
Daily Beast - 5/14/2015 5:22:41 AM
Line Jansrud, a medical doctor and host of Newton—Norway’s science show for 8 to 12 ... Before the main event, she informs her young audience about the country’s age of consent (it’s 16) and dishes out some nonjudgmental wisdom for curious preteens.
How Pakistan Hurts Its People By Blaming India
The Huffington Post - 5/15/2015 4:17:04 AM
So much has changed in our world because of the Internet and social media but sadly the breakthrough ... I was certainly not to be blamed for my skepticism and preconceived notions about my host country. After all, I was, like millions of other young ...