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
GSB to Host the World Saving and Retail Banking Institute (WSBI) Annual Meetings 2016: Banking in 21st Century in Bangkok
Yahoo Finance - 6/27/2016 10:23:51 AM
BANGKOK, June 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The Government Savings Bank Thailand (GSB) in cooperation with the Tourism Authority of Thailand and the Port Authority of Thailand will host the World Savings ... institutions from 80 countries worldwide.
Find out more about the world below your flight path with Flyover Country
Beta News - 6/27/2016 6:56:16 AM
There’s an option to save most of this information (not Wikipedia articles, sadly) for offline use, handy if your in-flight Wi-Fiis poor, or you’re on a road trip and have no internet connection at all. Flyover Country isn’t restricted to static maps.
Sullivan: Big crowds prove U.S. should host World Cup in ’26
North Jersey - 6/27/2016 6:27:38 AM
Yes, Messi and his continuing inability to translate his all-world credentials into championship hardware for his country will be the story today ... It’s time for America to host another World Cup. Anyone paying attention knows why such a simple ...
Buoyed by Brexit vote, more EU countries talk of exit
Times of India - 6/24/2016 8:28:42 PM
"I will do everything I can as prime minister to steady the ship over the coming weeks and months," he said, "but I do not think it would be right for me to try to be the captain that steers the country ... world's pre-eminent financial centers. The U.K ...
SIGFOX Awarded as Technology Pioneer By World Economic Forum
StreetInsider - 6/27/2016 4:33:06 AM
World ... for the Internet of Things (IoT), was today awarded as one of the World Economic Forum’s Technology Pioneers, a selection of the world’s most innovative companies. SIGFOX, whose rapidly growing network now extends to 20 countries and all ...
U.S. Soccer hopes Copa America Centenario can help them land the 2026 World Cup
Fox Sports - 6/24/2016 9:33:08 PM
Copa America Centenario organizing officials are calling the tournament a smashing success, and U.S. Soccer president Sunil Gulati is hoping that it will help the country land the right to host the 2026 World Cup. "We hope [this Copa America] influences ...
British EU vote unnerves world leaders and markets
Reuters - 6/27/2016 1:12:40 AM
In the referendum, voters ignored Cameron's appeals to stay in the EU by 52 percent to 48 percent, delivering the biggest blow since World War Two to the European ... it takes to keep her strongly pro-EU country in the bloc, including potentially vetoing ...
Griezmann double sends hosts France into last eight
Reuters - 6/26/2016 3:40:00 PM
responsible for conceding two of his country's last four penalties, clumsily barged over Shane Long in the area and allowed Brady to put Ireland into an early lead. Finding themselves behind for the first time at the tournament, the hosts seemed to lack ...
College World Series 2016 scores and bracket: Coastal Carolina, Arizona advance to the finals
SBN - 6/26/2016 12:26:44 PM
Arizona and Coastal Carolina both won rubber games in Omaha on Saturday, setting up one of the most improbable finals matches in the history of the College World Series ... (including back-to-back against the host) to make it to a super regional against ...
Critics call foul as Qatar's 2022 World Cup city built with 'slavery'
FOX News - 6/24/2016 8:00:04 PM
Lusail Iconic Stadium, part of a $45 billion city springing up on the outskirts of Doha, is scheduled to host the opening and final ... people entering the country to work on Lusail and Qatar’s other World Cup stadium projects – which developers ...
World absorbs shock of British vote to leave EU
San Francisco Gate - 6/24/2016 11:27:40 PM
Britain’s unprecedented decision to leave the European Union sent shock waves through the country and around the world Friday, rocking financial ... that they crashed the House of Commons website hosting the document. The petition passed the 200,000 ...
Maher assures the world: Trump’s campaign is last gasp of ‘America’s inner a*shole’
Raw Story - 6/24/2016 11:49:08 PM
“America wanted to fight Communism in the ’60s but fighting it over here might have made a mess. So we used your country. Sorry.” The host also remarked that Obama was entering the last six months of his presidency, comparing it to the period when ...
Baby boomers’ retirement: The country’s biggest and most predictable train wreck?
The Miami Herald - 6/25/2016 3:52:31 AM
“Everything now is through the internet ... Calls by the country’s economic elite that poor retirees will simply have to cut back won’t go over well. And experts worry the aging of the U.S. and world populations will slow global economic growth ...
Deported for internet scam
Castanet - 6/25/2016 3:52:31 AM
Taiwan protested after Cambodia deported 25 Taiwanese internet scam suspects to rival China in the ... Taiwan functions like an independent country and does not acknowledge Beijing's claim of authority over it. Rights activists and Taiwanese authorities ...
Brady sets sights on World Cup after Euro 2016 disappointment
Goal - 6/24/2016 11:56:18 PM
The former Manchester United youth was a key player for Martin O'Neill's side in France and is keen to ensure that Ireland reach that stage again Republic of Ireland goal-hero Robbie Brady has already turned his attention towards the 2018 World Cup after ...