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
IEEE Hosts Workshop, 'Internet Inclusion: Global Connect Stakeholders Advancing Solutions,' to Address Connecting the World's Unconnected
Technology Marketing Corporation - 9/28/2016 11:14:02 PM
IEEE (News - Alert), the ... internet access. An agenda is available. Expected outcomes of Internet Inclusion: Global Connect Stakeholders Advancing Solutions include a roadmap and action plan for coordinated efforts across regions and countries.
Thailand successfully hosts World Tourism Day 2016
asia.etbtravelnews.com - 9/29/2016 10:08:25 PM
and his team for choosing Thailand to host the meeting and celebration of ‘World Tourism Day 2016’. “Thailand aims to develop into an ideal ‘accessible tourism’ country while preserving the invaluable history and architecture of the nation.
Pakistan humiliated by south Asian countries' boycott of summit
The Guardian - 9/28/2016 2:02:50 PM
Four days later, India denounced Pakistan at the UN as the host of the “Ivy League of terrorism”. Islamabad says India has provided no evidence linking the attack either to militants based in Pakistan or to the country ... to the World Bank, which ...
Italy withdraws bid to host Rugby World Cup after Rome Mayor refuses to back 2024 Olympic campaign
inside the games - 9/29/2016 4:43:18 AM
The Rugby World Cup 2023 host is due to be selected in November 2017. Duncan Mackay is the editor of insidethegames.biz. Awards include British Sports Writer of the Year in 2004, British News Story of the Year in 2004 and British Sports Internet Reporter ...
Map Reveals Wi-Fi Passwords At Airports Around The World
The Huffington Post - 9/28/2016 4:01:33 AM
Books, magazines and, of course, the internet can help pass the time ... writes on his website that his “long term goal is to visit every country in the world” while also helping others “travel smarter.” He decided to share the map on his website ...
Internet governance must be open, inclusive: Ravi Shankar Prasad
Money Control - 9/29/2016 4:07:31 AM
this world has to be a world where voice of everyone is heard and the architecture of internet governance must emerge from that point....you must take views of all countries, particularly countries of Asia and India," he said.
Immigrants a possible boon to host economies, IMF says
MSN - 9/28/2016 6:31:52 AM
The International Monetary Fund on Tuesday said immigration could help boost economic growth in host countries ... sentiment in Western countries as a global refugee crisis reaches proportions not seen since the Second World War. "Migration may stir ...
Meet the New Authoritarian Masters of the Internet
Breitbart News - 9/29/2016 10:05:26 AM
Spreading anything the government decides is “fake news” is a crime. In a report labeling China one of the worst countries for Internet freedom in the world, Freedom House noted they’ve already been playing games with Internet registration and ...
The five countries with the fastest internet speeds in the world
nomadcapitalist.com - 11/30/2013 11:58:00 PM
As a perpetual traveler, I occasionally get stuck in a hotel with poor internet speeds, which causes me great frustration. However, internet around the world is typically ... rank on the list of countries with the fastest internet speeds.
WORLD CLASS: The Future of Cocktails
prnewswire.com - 9/29/2016 12:07:07 PM
WORLD CLASS is also the authority on the drinks industry whom consumers look to for the information on the latest drinks trends, cocktail recipes and industry insight. World Class hosts the 'WORLD ... sold in more than 180 countries around the world.
Legacy stressed by FIFA, LOC on eve of Jordan 2016
FIFA - 9/29/2016 11:52:48 AM
On whether there is a message to the world Our message to the world is that we are bringing women's football to a wonderful country with wonderful hosts, and that women's football needs support almost everywhere in the world. For FIFA, this is another step ...
Split Over Donald Trump and Cut Off by Culture Wars, Evangelicals Despair
New York Times - 9/29/2016 9:36:48 AM
“I am not of this world. Jesus is going to come back ... if we don’t turn away from abortion,” said Mrs. Berkheimer, who is 48. “I think our country is going to be punished, with a nuclear weapon. I don’t think you can mock God forever.”
Internet no longer under U.S. Control by Saturday
Canada Free Press - 9/29/2016 11:59:58 AM
Ditto for Internet giants like Amazon and Google and others who were getting ahead of the curve four years before the hand-off. “Icann — the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, which oversees a host of Internet-related operations ...
Orlando to Host TEAMS '17
Yahoo Finance - 9/29/2016 4:39:08 PM
"Visit Orlando is looking forward to hosting TEAMS '17 as a prime example of our evolution into a respected sports tourism destination," said George Aguel, president and CEO of Visit Orlando. "From world-class ... centers in the country, the Orange County ...
Rugby-Italy withdraws from bid to host 2023 rugby World Cup
Reuters - 9/28/2016 8:26:24 AM
The announcement leaves France, South Africa and Ireland as the three countries bidding to host the tournament. "As it has always been closely connected to that of the Olympic Games of Rome 2024, the candidacy for the 10th edition of the Rugby World Cup ...