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
Online news site blocked in 2022 World Cup host Qatar
San Francisco Gate - 12/1/2016 6:56:11 AM
prompting concerns of tightening limits on expression inside the 2022 World Cup host nation. Doha News said its site was blocked the previous day, apparently and simultaneously by the Gulf country's two internet service providers. They later halted access ...
Junior hockey World Cup: Versus hosts, Canada bank on India connection
Hindustan Times - 12/7/2016 1:01:18 PM
It’s going to be India versus almost India in the hosts’ opening encounter at the Junior Men’s Hockey World Cup here on Thursday. After all, opponents Canada feature 13 players who have an Indian connection; two of them were born in the country while ...
South Africa: Health Hosts World Breastfeeding Conference in Johannesburg, 11 to 14 Dec
AllAfrica - 12/7/2016 1:08:27 PM
The Department of Health in partnership with International Baby Food Action Network (IBFAN) and other partners will host the 2nd World Breastfeeding Conference ... adoption and alignment of regional and country level strategies, focus will also be on ...
The world wide SPREAD: Map shows what the world would look like based on the number of internet users in each country
Daily Mail - 9/22/2014 10:50:18 AM
and Japan alone host more internet users than Europe and North America combined. The top category of internet penetration is where more than 80 per cent of residents are online, and few of the world’s largest countries fall into this category.
Super Mario Run Requires an Internet Connection to Play
webmarketshop.com - 12/9/2016 11:25:52 AM
Mario’s mobile device debut can only be played with an internet connection – ruling out playing it ... All three of the game’s modes, Toad Rally, Kingdom Builder and the single-player World Tour campaign will require an active connection to access.
For Internet Safety, Russia Most Dangerous In World
Forbes - 11/2/2012 6:00:53 PM
When it comes to internet security breaches around the world, nowhere on the planet is more dangerous ... are nightmares for internet users. There are just 10 countries worldwide that host 86 percent of the web resources used to spread malware.
Asia backs 48-team World Cup, says FIFA boss
YAHOO Sports - 12/8/2016 9:46:50 AM
... Gianni Infantino on Thursday said Asian countries backed his plan to expand the World Cup to 48 teams -- and added that up to three countries should be allowed to co-host the tournament. Infantino, speaking after a three-day FIFA summit in Singapore ...
World Water Forum to Hold in Senegal
This Day Live - 12/6/2016 1:28:08 AM
Members of the Board of Governors of the World Water Council elected the capital city of Dakar and the country of Senegal to host the 9th World Water Forum in 2021. A statement by the Council said, the selection followed a rigorous evaluation process.
Cramer Remix: Trump just changed the world forever
Yahoo Finance - 12/9/2016 10:50:05 AM
Looking back, it is clear to Jim Cramer that the world changed on Election Day in 2016. "You may love the results or hate them, but one thing is for certain, just getting the darned election over with turned out to be a big deal," the "Mad Money" host said.
GoDaddy offers $1.8 billion for Host Europe
Network World - 12/6/2016 7:07:33 PM
It plans to hang on to other Host Europe businesses, though, including 123Reg, Domain Factory and Heart Internet, as well as its its conference division, which runs World Hosting Day and NamesCon. The acquisition is not GoDaddy's first international move ...
Inside the world's only 'flying eye hospital'
Mashable - 12/9/2016 11:11:33 AM
Run by the non-profit organisation Orbis, it's capable of hosting surgeries to teach doctors how to save people's eyesight in the countries it visits ... is to carry volunteer doctors to parts of the world, where eye care and facilities may be lacking.
The best World Cup format–that FIFA would never consider
Sports Illustrated - 12/8/2016 4:42:01 PM
What's the World Cup really about ... single venue rather than spread around to make sure as many cities as possible in the host nation get to host the "glamorous" countries). It’s true there may be an advantage in topping the group and playing a ...