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
World Nomads Tunisia: FIAF's Biennial Celebration Highlights The Country's Changing Art Landscape (PHOTOS)
The Huffington Post - 5/18/2013 7:40:42 AM
In June 2012, a painting of his featuring a nude woman surrounded ... World Nomads Tunisia is hosting events throughout the month of May. Check out the calendar here. Scroll through the slideshow below for a look at the work of Tunisian visual ...
World Cup Was Great For Our Economy – South Africa’s Sports Minister
ventures-africa.com - 5/21/2013 3:15:16 PM
VENTURES AFRICA – South Africa’s Sports Minister, Fikile Mbalula has said that hosting the World Cup in South Africa had a major economic impact on the country’s economy, which is the largest in Africa. Seaking at a New Age briefing in ...
Miliband to make tax jibe at Google just days after Cameron failed to do so when he met internet giant's boss
Daily Mail - 5/21/2013 11:14:53 PM
even though they claim that the sales occurred in Ireland - allowing them to pay lower corporation tax in that country rather than the UK. The Labour leader will speak at the Google Big Tent event, a meeting of the big names in technology in Hertfordshire ...
Host Sweden, surprising Switzerland advance to world hockey championship final
Winnipeg Free Press - 5/18/2013 7:36:32 PM
STOCKHOLM - History of some sort will be made in Sunday's final of the IIHF World Championship. Switzerland will play for the first gold medal in that country's history. Sweden wants to be the first host country to win a world title since 1986.
In Slovakia, French Wines Triumph at World Championship
Med India - 5/19/2013 2:34:42 PM
In Slovakia, the first Central European country to host one of the world's top five wine competitions, France burnished its winemaking credentials by winning the prestigious Concours Mondial de Bruxelles (CMB) at the international wine contest.
Burma to host first Internet freedom forum
AsianCorrespondent.com - 5/22/2013 2:49:38 AM
“Not having local resources on Internet Governance is also a cause for the lack of advocacy groups and campaigns ... MIDO will invite about 20 netizens from around the country to join interested participants from Yangon to discuss how to effectively ...
Top 5 Reasons Why You Should Plan to Be at the 2014 World Cup
The Huffington Post - 5/16/2013 9:11:57 PM
5- The Natural Beauty of the Country Every one of the 12 host cities was selected with the fan in mind. After the games are over, you choose you can spend time on some of the most beautiful beaches in the world in Rio de Janeiro, Natal and Recife or ...
World Bank boosts funds for Syria refugees, Africa
Reuters - 5/21/2013 6:42:52 PM
Kim said this would be the first time the heads of the World Bank and United Nations had jointly visited Africa, and it was a deliberate attempt to break a pattern of development funding arriving some time after peace was restored. "What we're ...
Swiss to broaden anti-corruption laws, make bribery illegal in Olympic or World Cup host cases
Washington Post - 5/15/2013 11:11:51 AM
The move follows criticism from anti-graft advocates who claim Switzerland doesn’t do enough to prevent bribery by businesses and international sports organizations based in the Alpine country ... the selection of hosts for major sporting ...
Venezuela TV host goes off air after opposition links him to supposed Cuban intelligence agent
Washington Post - 5/21/2013 8:51:43 PM
CARACAS, Venezuela — A prominent Venezuelan talk show host has gone off the air after allegedly being caught on tape discussing politics inside Venezuela’s ruling party with a Cuban intelligence official. Mario Silva, whose show on state TV features ...
Chat show host Trisha Goddard puts luxury Norfolk country pile on the market for a cool £1.1million... knocking £600k off asking price
Daily Mail - 5/21/2013 5:16:58 PM
The six bedroom Rectory House, bought by the chat show queen for £500,000, is on the market with a guide price of £1.1million ... lady when I had a mental breakdown while living in Australia, and although money made things more comfortable ...
Argentina hosting FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour at FIVB Corrientes Grand Slam
Boxscore World Sportswire - 5/20/2013 3:09:18 PM
With the event being held for the first time in Corrientes ... Slam events and the 2013 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships. Not part of the World Tour but still counting towards the FIVB World Rankings, the FIVB yearly calendar also includes eight ...
WebHostingGuard Announces the Best Ecommerce Hosting Plans
SBWire - 5/21/2013 4:26:51 PM
WebHostingGuard has a list of quality hosting service providers which offer some of the Best Ecommerce Hosting plans in order to expand the business over the internet. The official spokesperson of the website Nick Long said, “We at WebHostingGuard offer ...
Veracruz hosts IATTC annual meeting
FIS - 5/21/2013 7:54:27 PM
The annual meeting will be attended by representatives of Belize, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Canada, United States, Panama, China, France, Peru, Colombia, Guatemala, Chinese Taipei, Korea, Japan, European Union, Costa Rica, Kiribati, Vanuatu, Ecuador ...
WebHostingGuard announces Affordable Web Hosting for the Online Entrepreneurs
Emailwire - 5/18/2013 3:04:31 PM
WebHostingGuard talks about how the online business is fast gaining huge amount of popularity. They also suggest that the best way to endorse the business online is by choosing Affordable web hosting. (EMAILWIRE.COM, May 18, 2013 ) Dallas, TX -- There are ...