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
Japan to host world conference on disaster risk reduction next year
preventionweb.net - 5/24/2013 10:18:14 AM
Tablet computer users can download the application for free from iTunes. Among other functions, they can request hourly weather updates or query the probability of seismic events for a given region. They can also make correlations between such phenomena as ...
Little Big Town to Host CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL: COUNTRY'S NIGHT TO ROCK on ABC, 8/12
music.broadwayworld.com - 5/23/2013 10:36:43 PM
The quartet's fifth studio album, "Tornado," was released on September 11, 2012 and debuted at the top of ... during CMA Music Festival Thursday through Sunday, June 6-9, the special features many of today's most exciting Country Music stars ...
The Most Popular Country in the World: Revealed
Yahoo! Finance - 5/24/2013 1:28:31 AM
Europe's largest economy, Germany, which has been criticized for not doing enough to help struggling euro zone countries, has topped a poll as the world's most popular country. The survey, carried out for the BBC, polled 26,000 people in 25 ...
Christie co-hosting 'Today' to tell the world the Jersey shore is open after Superstorm Sandy
cjdccountry.com - 5/24/2013 6:29:10 AM
SEASIDE HEIGHTS, N.J. - New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is co-hosting NBC's "Today" on Friday morning as part of a campaign to proclaim that the state's shore is ready for business seven months after being devastated by Superstorm Sandy. The governor ...
ASF nominates Pakistan as host of squash world cup 2015
News Pakistan - 5/24/2013 10:54:01 AM
Mr. David Mui, the President, Asian Squash Federation visited Pakistan during the recently concluded 17th Asian Individual Squash Championship, 2013. He expressed his ... AVM Razi Nawab’s election as Vice President ASF has started paying ...
Microsoft Names SherWeb 2013 World Hosting Partner of the Year
SYS-CON Media (press release) - 5/23/2013 5:57:32 PM
SHERBROOKE, QC, May 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - SherWeb, a leading provider of Microsoft business cloud solutions, today announced it has been named the 2013 World Hosting Partner of ... winners represent some of the best and brightest our ecosystem has ...
Host Sweden, surprising Switzerland advance to world hockey championship final
Winnipeg Free Press - 5/18/2013 8:26:38 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. The Swiss ...
Kelly Osbourne to Host PHINEAS AND FERB Musical Countdown on Disney Channel, 6/28
Broadway World - 5/23/2013 10:36:43 PM
Celebrating the music behind the series, the special will also feature an appearance by "Phineas and Ferb" fan Maia Mitchell (Disney Channel Original Movie "Teen Beach Movie," ABC Family's "The Fosters") and will countdown the Top 10 music ...
Osun To Host 2013 Oodua World Children’s Day
channelstv.com - 5/24/2013 9:49:36 AM
Oguntola Toogun has revealed plans to stage the 2013 edition of the Oodua World Children’s Day in Osun state. Mr. Toogun while briefing journalists about the event disclosed that about 2,700 students from ten Yoruba speaking states are to ...
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 ...
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
The World Nomads festival is echoing this sentiment by choosing Tunisia as their country of focus for the 2013 biennial celebration. For the fifth edition of the festival, the French Institute Alliance Française (FIAF) is hosting a month-long ...
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. The host ...
Canada Hosts Panel on Mental Health at the World Health Assembly
Live-pr.com - 5/20/2013 7:55:38 PM
The World Health Assembly is the main governing body of the World Health Organization (WHO), representing over 194 countries. Canada has been a member of the WHO since its inception in 1948.
UK opposition calls for country-by-country reporting
Townhall.com - 5/19/2013 5:05:01 PM
which Britain is hosting next month in Northern Ireland. He has urged companies to be more transparent but has only proposed voluntary measures. Companies say country-by-country reporting would impose unreasonable administrative burdens. But campaigners ...
Pakistan nominated as host of Squash World Cup-2015
app.com.pk - 5/24/2013 12:27:04 PM
ISLAMABAD, May 24 (APP): Asian Squash Federation has nominated Pakistan as the sole contender for hosting Squash World Cup, 2015. This recommendation is a testimony of the efforts of Pakistan Squash Federation to convince International Squash Bodies to ...