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
What 7 Countries Can Teach The World About Living Well
The Huffington Post - 5/27/2016 11:00:37 AM
When it comes to managing wellbeing, some countries ... world, South Korea is making a real effort to tackle dependency on devices -- and that can do wonders for wellbeing. The South Korean government sponsors many counseling centers with programs on ...
Croatia gets two-match World Cup stadium ban for fascist chant
Fox Sports - 5/27/2016 11:14:56 AM
The stadium bans will take effect when Croatia hosts Turkey on ... Before the 2014 World Cup, FIFA banned Croatia defender Josip Simunic for 10 matches for leading fans in a World War II-era chant used by the country's then-puppet regime.
Erin Andrews to host 2016 CMT Music Awards with J.J. Watt
Reality TV World - 5/25/2016 10:01:33 PM
CMT announced the 38-year-old "Dancing with the Stars" co-host Fox Sports host will co-host "the loudest night in country music" with the 27-year ... DISCUSS AND COMMENT ON THIS STORY Reality TV World now offers Facebook Comments on our stories.
World Famous Barrett-Jackson Collector Car Auction Comes To Northeast For First Time
Forbes - 5/26/2016 10:21:50 PM
I’ve been in Scottsdale when the nation’s biggest collector car auction is held annually, and it is to the city what Fashion Week is to Paris, a spectacle that fills hotels and draws car devotes from all over the world ... in the country’s most ...
Letter: Malaprops to Host Jewish World Conspiracy Theorist
Asheville Homepages Citizen Times Social Media - 5/27/2016 9:41:53 AM
Malaprops is hosting Jewish world ... And, thus, Israel manipulates world elites and gains admittance into the prestigious OECD. But here’s the rub. Israel has exported arms to only nine of the 36 OECD countries. Halper’s theory is baseless, anti ...
In India, Internet for All Remains a Far Cry
Voice of America - 5/27/2016 9:41:53 AM
Digital India, a broad initiative aimed at connecting citizens and promoting digital literacy across the country, as well as digitizing ... In 2014, just 18 percent of Indians were Internet users, according to the World Bank; however, sites such as ...
World economy is an 'urgent priority': G7 leaders
Channel News Asia - 5/27/2016 3:36:48 AM
ISE-SHIMA, Japan: Pumping up the world economy is an "urgent ... China is also locked in a dispute with G7 host Japan over rocky outcroppings in the East China Sea, stoking broader concerns about the country's growing regional might and threats to back ...
Brazil faces its ‘Nirbhaya’ crisis: 16-year-old raped by 33 men in Rio
Times of India - 5/27/2016 8:26:07 PM
SAO PAULO: With less than two months to go before the world's top athletes and hundreds of thousands ... The case, which has sent shock waves across the biggest South American country, came to the light on this Wednesday after more than 800 people ...
Kenyan bishops decry decision to close world’s largest refugee camp
Catholic Culture - 5/27/2016 10:39:08 AM
Citing an “existential security threat,” the Kenyan government has announced its intent to close the world’s largest refugee camp, which hosts over 300,000 refugees ... solutions are found in their home countries, or within the country of asylum ...
Croatia Get 2-match World Cup Stadium Ban For Fascist Chant
IN - 5/27/2016 4:08:25 PM
The stadium bans will take effect when Croatia host Turkey on September ... Before the 2014 World Cup, FIFA banned Croatia defender Josip Simunic for 10 matches for leading fans in a World War II-era chant used by the country's then-puppet regime.
Late-Night Host Jimmy Kimmel Is Negotiating A Presidential Debate. It Makes Sense
NPR News - 5/27/2016 4:08:25 PM
We have reached the point in this campaign season where late-night talk show hosts negotiate presidential debates ... "Are you prepared to debate the major issues facing our largest state and the country before the California primary?
G7 meets developing countries amid China concerns
Modern Ghana - 5/27/2016 5:45:39 AM
Ise-Shima (Japan) (AFP) - Leaders from the Group of Seven advanced democracies met Friday with representatives of emerging and developing countries in Asia and Africa ... Vietnam and Laos. G7 host Japan said ahead of the meeting that it would zero in ...
World Cup for unrecognised states kicks off in Abkhazia
The Guardian - 5/27/2016 4:37:03 PM
But in Sukhumi, capital of the breakaway region of Abkhazia, attention will be on teams from 12 unrecognised countries – ranging from de facto independent states to autonomous regions with faint hopes of future autonomy – taking part in the World Cup ...
Financial services believe blockchain is the biggest innovation since the Internet
Beta News - 5/27/2016 11:57:53 AM
Blockchain is the most important innovation since the creation of the internet, almost two thirds (60 percent ... services and insurance industry executives in 56 countries around the world. Here are a couple more of key highlights mentioned in the ...
Around the world
The Bulletin - 5/26/2016 8:10:00 AM
After a two-year breakdown in talks, France is preparing to host a conference next month aimed at restarting ... according to a new study by the country’s environmental regulator published on Wednesday. While the connection between the oil sands ...