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
Morocco Hosts Conference on Protecting Religious Minorities in Muslim Countries - A First since the 7th century.
The Huffington Post - 2/9/2016 3:00:15 AM
The conference focused on producing a new declaration equalizing the rights of religious minorities in Muslim countries, putting the 622 C.E. Charter of Medina--the Muslim world's first constitution, highlighting the rights of minorities in Islamic law ...
Lord's to host 2017 Women's World Cup final
Firstpost - 2/8/2016 10:13:55 PM
London: The hallowed Lord's will host the final of the Women's Cricket World Cup in 2017, the ICC said today ... having beaten West Indies in the 2013 edition in India. "In this country, last summer's record-breaking attendances for the Women's Ashes ...
Pakistan may seek to play ICC World T20 2016 games at neutral venue instead of India
Cricket Country - 2/9/2016 2:48:55 PM
Lahore: Pakistan‘s cricket chief Monday said a proposal was given to play their World Twenty20 matches on neutral venues next month in the event that Islamabad does not allow the team to tour India. India host the ICC World Twenty20 from March 8 to April ...
Your weekly roundup from the sports world and internet, Feb. 9
SB Nation - 2/9/2016 1:55:49 AM
If we move it up a week, half of the country wouldn't have to worry about going in to ... A bunch of stuff I enjoyed from around the internet: The best thing to come from the Super Bowl (aside from the city of Denver winning it's first major championship ...
South Africa: Player Named Nedbank Golf Challenge Host
AllAfrica - 2/8/2016 3:54:32 PM
Gary Player, one of the greatest golfers of all time, will be the official host of the Nedbank Golf Challenge ... "I'm proud that the Gary Player Country Club provides the setting for some of the world's best players to show off their talents, and I ...
World Government Summit 2016: Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid, UAE Vice President and Ruler of Dubai Tweets "Dialogue of the Future"
Yahoo Finance - 2/9/2016 4:57:46 PM
the youngest in the world. Newly created positions for a Minister of State for Happiness and Minister of State for Tolerance underscore a reenergized government focused on youth, innovation, health and public satisfaction. "The Internet is a Human Right ...
Cristiano Ronaldo Discusses 2022 Qatar World Cup, Future Portugal Plans
Bleacher Report - 2/9/2016 1:51:39 PM
The 2022 World Cup has attracted a whole host of controversies since Qatar won with their bid to host the tournament, including but not limited to the country's human rights record, the exceedingly hot weather—which has necessitated the competition be ...
Great Story Happening in NYC This Week: First Woman to Travel to All Countries to Speak at NYU
PR.com - 2/9/2016 3:24:42 PM
First Documented Woman to Travel to All 196 Countries in a Guinness Record Attempt to Speak ... ‘The Millennia’s’, have a unique opportunity to change the world with the internet and instant communication which has no borders. We are all connected ...
Over 100 countries participate in 'Safer Internet Day'
9 WTVM - 2/9/2016 2:45:56 AM
Tuesday is “Safer Internet Day,” which means people from over 100 countries across the globe are working to ... for parents on dangerous social media sites that could cause a world of trouble for teens and adolescents.
'Yeti' sighting at Spanish ski resort sparks Internet storm — SEE THE VIDEO
New York Daily News - 2/9/2016 3:31:52 PM
Photos and video showing a "yeti" at a Spanish ski resort left the Internet buzzing. While the authenticity of ... somewhere. Cliff Barackman, a host of Animal Planet's series "Finding Bigfoot," discussed the enthusiasm behind the search for the fabled ...
IAMAI suggests ways to spread internet across India
Times of India - 2/9/2016 8:15:13 AM
Zika virus won't stop Carnival, one of the world's biggest festivals
Mashable - 2/9/2016 8:00:54 AM
This is the first test of whether fear of contamination by the Zika virus may scare tourists away from the Olympics the city will host in August and September. See also: 4 countries added to growing list of Zika virus travel advisories Some 220,000 armed ...
Kounalakis: World is dangerously unprepared for health threats like Zika virus
Athens Banner-Herald - 2/9/2016 1:27:11 AM
The object of this strategy game is to achieve biological annihilation of the world with a complex virus or bacterial infection that runs roughshod over borders seeking warm and moist host bodies ... Brazil is one of 20 countries seriously hit by the ...
Qatar considering special courts for World Cup offenders
YAHOO Sports - 2/8/2016 4:16:00 PM
Qatari officials have said that the 500,000 football fans expected to descend on their country during the World ... as it is swept away with the euphoria of hosting the competition, Thawadi said. "We welcome everyone in the world. We’ve hosted many ...