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
‘Best Military World Games in history': Russia's Sochi hosts int’l competition
RT - 2/26/2017 11:35:23 PM
They would become "a serious challenge" for the next host country, Germany, he added. "In the current situation in the world, Russia is opening its heart to all countries. Such competitions inspire delegations to come here and communicate," Al Shino said ...
FIFA considering having 4 countries co-host 2026 World Cup
Fox Sports - 2/17/2017 1:05:59 AM
The 2026 World Cup could be split across four countries if FIFA have their way. On Thursday, FIFA President Gianni Infantino announced that soccer’s governing body would encourage applications to co-host the tournament. “We will encourage co-hosting ...
In Somali diaspora, lessons for refugees – and their host countries
The Christian Science Monitor - 2/23/2017 9:44:24 PM
But as the products of one of the world’s longest and most intractable refugee crises, the Somali diaspora’s experiences may also be useful guides for the people and host countries that come behind them. Particularly as conflicts in places like Syria ...
Celebrating David Dye, and introducing Talia Schlanger, as hosts of 'World Cafe'
Philadelphia Daily News - 2/24/2017 9:54:33 AM
But his "In the Mix" column in the Weekend section ventures further afield, into books, movies, TV, the Internet, graphic novels and anything ... as he eases into semiretirement and steps down as full-time host of World Cafe, the XPN-produced show he ...
World Para Powerlifting hosts series of educational courses in Dubai
inside the games - 2/26/2017 3:14:18 PM
... (DSCD), conducted a series of educational courses this week in Dubai prior to the start of the World Cup tomorrow. Over 50 participants from 27 countries completed different courses to become World Academy of Sports (WAoS) trainers, World Para ...
Industrial Internet Consortium Hosts Industrial Internet Innovation Forum
iotevolutionworld.com - 2/22/2017 5:06:25 PM
member-supported organization that promotes the accelerated growth of the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), will host the Industrial Internet Innovation Forum, a public forum designed to assist organizations in developing IIoT strategy. For ...
Oscar Host Jimmy Kimmel Pokes Fun At New World Under Donald Trump
NDTV - 2/27/2017 7:20:40 AM
Los Angeles: First-time Oscar host Jimmy Kimmel turned President Donald Trump ... "This broadcast is being watched live by millions of Americans, and around the world in more than 225 countries that now hate us, and I think that is amazing," the late ...
Review: What happened? Oscar host Kimmel was unflappable
ABC News - 2/27/2017 1:58:33 AM
True, Jimmy Kimmel can't bring together a divided country. But for a few hours Sunday as host of the Oscars ... he cheerfully reminded everyone that not just the nation but the whole world was united in viewing the show: "This broadcast is being watched ...
Oscars host Jimmy Kimmel opens ceremony with Trump jibe
Sky News HD - 2/27/2017 6:01:56 AM
The talk show host said he knew the country was divided and he had been encouraged to say something that would unite people. Opening the show he said the ceremony was being watched around the world by "countries that now hate us" adding: "The country is ...
Rocket Internet’s Zalora is retreating from two more countries in Asia
TechCrunch - 2/24/2017 6:05:29 AM
Competition in the country is fierce ... to change for the business in 2014 when Rocket Internet created GFG (Global Fashion Group), a holding firm to manage its fashion e-commerce business across the world. Under GFG’s parentage, Zalora struggled ...
Can Mexico expect less-hostile days after this week's visit by two Trump secretaries?
Los Angeles Times - 2/22/2017 11:54:26 PM
Seldom has the seemingly routine visit of a pair of U.S. Cabinet secretaries generated so much anguish and disquiet to the host country, in this case, Mexico. And rarely has the reaction been so uncertain that the scripted finale — a meeting with Mexican ...
Big entry for World Cross Country Championships in Kampala
english.sina.com - 2/24/2017 1:36:27 PM
NAIROBI， Feb. 24 (Xinhua) -- Over 600 athletes are expected to compete at this year's World Cross Country Championships， in Kampala， Uganda on March 26. Kenya will be fielding a strong squad of 24 same as Eritrea， Ethiopia and hosts Uganda.
FIFA World Cup host nations list – hosting countries list!
sillyseason.com - 1/18/2017 7:53:47 AM
FIFA World Cup host nations list? FIFA World Cup hosting countries list? Which countries have hosted the FIFA World Cup before? Have you ever wanted to find out on which countries have hosted the FIFA World Cup before? Well, if you have then worry not ...
The countries with the fastest internet, charted
Quartz - 12/18/2016 11:53:58 PM
At 26.3 megabits per second, it was the only country above the 25 Mbps threshold in ... Between 1996 and 2001, there was a six-fold rise in Korean internet hosts. And South Korea is the world leader in broadband adoption with a rate of 78%—”10 ...
Countries Buying the Most Weapons From the US Government
Yahoo News - 2/24/2017 4:28:15 PM
The United States deems a number of countries on this list, including the United Kingdom, Japan, Israel, and Australia, to be more trustworthy partners, and as such they are more likely to receive weapons. As the ... currently hosts some 10,000 U.S ...