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
Saudi Arabia isn’t the only country looking to kick its crude addiction
CNBC - 4/29/2016 9:53:36 AM
Saudi Arabia's "Vision 2030," which includes plans to create the world's biggest sovereign wealth fund, privatize state-owned companies and attract more tourists, joins a host of similarly ... to which both countries belong. Some oil-producing countries ...
Ryan will host Indian prime minister for joint meeting this summer
Politico - 4/29/2016 7:01:49 AM
“India is the most populous democracy and soon it’s going to be the most populous country,” he said ... the foreign diplomat that the U.S. and India are “bookends in the world for our values.” Modi has been a frequent visitor to the United ...
World's best chefs head to the Philippines
CNN - 4/28/2016 2:16:40 AM
the Philippines capital recently played host to the second installment of Madrid Fusion Manila. This year's edition of the annual culinary congress, held in mid-April, united some of the world's most celebrated chefs, unexpected ingredients and passionate ...
Wall Street Journal - 4/27/2016 3:43:45 AM
The city also hosts many factories, including production plants for French ... His warning on the risks associated with the referendum come as the country experiences its longest period without a government following inconclusive elections in late February.
Asia to become the center of Mobile Internet era
ECNS - 4/29/2016 9:17:49 AM
"When you travel from the U.S. to Asia, you end up one day ahead, and if you think of mobile internet in particular ... the GMIC hosts mobile executives, entrepreneurs, developers, and investors from around the world and across platforms to build ...
Pentagon Working To 'Take Out' ISIS's Internet
NDTV - 4/29/2016 7:08:58 AM
Washington, United States: The US military's secretive Cyber Command (CYBERCOM) is working to destroy the ISIS group's Internet connections and leave ... adding that he had seen "no indication from those countries, despite a lot of effort, of a willingness ...
Watchdog Report: World Press Freedom Hits 10-Year Low
Voice of America - 4/27/2016 4:05:13 AM
Freedom House, which advocates for the expansion of freedom and democracy around the world, said in a new report ... or expose corruption. Other countries, like China, she said, limit access to certain internet sites that might reflect badly on the ...
With Rio as host, Olympics face biggest test yet
ESPN - 4/28/2016 9:04:41 AM
If the first Games hosted by a South American country are successful ... The CDC did not immediately concur with the World Health Organization's conclusion that the virus can cause neurological issues including Guillain-Barre syndrome.
FIS To Host Investor Day On May 10
The Street - 4/28/2016 8:24:43 PM
FIS ™ (NYSE: FIS), a global leader in financial services technology, will host an investor day for institutional investors ... FIS serves more than 20,000 clients in over 130 countries. Headquartered in Jacksonville, Fla., FIS employs more than 55,000 ...
2016 World Tai Chi & Qigong Day
Examiner - 4/28/2016 8:57:32 AM
“Be a part of World ... countries!! Join the wave! Followed by a full-day Qigong workshop taught by National Qigong Association's previous president, Mark R. Reinhart. The Green, Broad St, exit 36 off I95, Milford, CT For the tenth year, Milford will ...
PR Newswire Hosts Inaugural Media Coffee Event in Jakarta to Shed Light on Challenges of Going Global for Indonesian Communicators
Yahoo Finance - 4/29/2016 2:58:26 AM
View gallery As the world's fourth most populous country and Southeast Asia's biggest economy, Indonesia is entering an exciting stage of growth and new opportunities. According to Millward Brown, the combined value of the BrandZ™ Top 50 Most Valuable ...
Don't Miss the Season Premiere of 'VICE World of Sports' Tonight on VICELAND
VICE - 4/27/2016 11:10:33 PM
Tonight on VICELAND, Hailey Gates—host of our fashion and travel show STATES OF UNDRESS—heads to Russia to get a sense of the strict gender roles in a country where women outnumber men. Then on the premiere of VICELAND's new show VICE World of Sports ...
‘Smallest house in the world’ is in Boston and you can rent it on Airbnb
The Boston Globe - 4/28/2016 7:41:46 PM
“This house is very small, but super convenient,” according to a listing on Airbnb advertising a Tiny House as “ the smallest house in the world.” The house ... and is a social commentary on the country’s burgeoning fascination with Tiny Houses.
Press Freedom Is Under Attack Around the World
The Foundry - 4/27/2016 8:11:35 PM
The 2016 edition of the World Press Freedom Index published by Reporters Without ... press in the First Amendment to the Constitution in 1787, only ranks 41 out of 180 countries. (The U.S. is up from 49th last year.) The main problem is the Obama ...
'Jurassic World' paired with Horner talk as Science on Screen series continues
Bozeman Daily Chronicle - 4/28/2016 6:05:44 AM
"Jurassic World" is presented in collaboration with the Children's Museum of Bozeman STEAMlab and the Blunderbuss Science and Maker Faire at various locations around Bozeman this weekend. CMB's STEAMlab will host 3 ... from across the country awarded ...