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
Australia, Japan new hosts for World Rugby Women’s Sevens Series
Gulf News - 8/26/2016 3:10:36 PM
Dubai: Olympic gold medallists Australia and Rugby World Cup 2019 and Olympic Games 2020 hosts Japan are the latest countries to host rounds of the HSBC World Rugby Women’s Sevens Series, which gets under way in early December. With the women’s game ...
Amazon Is Quietly Dominating One Of The Fastest Growing World Economies
Seeking Alpha - 8/28/2016 8:56:00 AM
Amazon never found success in China, despite being in the country since 2004. In July Amazon became the largest merchant in India on a GMV basis, overtaking its Indian rivals. Huge growth in population, internet ... the man behind a host of successful ...
The five countries with the fastest internet speeds in the world
nomadcapitalist.com - 11/30/2013 11:58:00 PM
As a perpetual traveler, I occasionally get stuck in a hotel with poor internet speeds, which causes me great frustration. However, internet around the world is typically ... rank on the list of countries with the fastest internet speeds.
Armenia’s UWC Dilijan College to host Wikimedia CEE Meeting 2016
PanARMENIAN Network - 8/26/2016 6:09:34 PM
PanARMENIAN.Net - UWC Dilijan College in Armenia on August 27-29 will host the 5th annual meeting of ... lay the groundwork for further disseminating the world’s best educational practices in the country”, said Veronika Zonabend, co-founder of Scholae ...
Thomas Rhett Hosting All-Star Charity Event in Support of Orphans
Taste of Country - 8/27/2016 9:54:27 AM
Thomas Rhett really is a renaissance man; he can sing, he can dance and now he can host charity events in support of orphans all over the world. The first ever Thomas Rhett and Friends event will benefit the charity 147 Million Orphans, an organization ...
Best Access To High Speed Internet By Country
worldatlas.com - 8/17/2016 4:25:42 PM
High speed Internet opens up new realms in business, education, and society that were never before imaginable. The Internet plays a critical role in the modern world today ... without losing connectivity. Countries with fixed broadband subscriptions ...
Fox News Just Shocked The World By PUMMELING Trump For Lying About Black Poverty Stats
winningdemocrats.com - 8/28/2016 9:56:15 PM
“But, Kellyanne, that totally misrepresents what blacks face in this country. Trump says black youth unemployment is 58 percent,” the Fox host said. “It’s actually 19 percent. Twenty-six percent of blacks live in poverty. That’s not goo
China’s Murky World Where E-Commerce Meets Student Lending
Bloomberg - 8/28/2016 9:20:28 PM
The lending platforms captured my vanity and impulsive-buying habits." Last week, the banking regulator issued what state media called the country’s "toughest P2P regulations yet," and in a separate interview with state media, director of the regulator ...
How Chuckie Opened Aruba to the World of Modern Dance Music
Billboard - 8/28/2016 8:51:50 PM
As Aruba has only a handful of nightclubs, the festival was well received by locals hungry for the music that they had previously largely only heard via the Internet ... international trend, with countries around the world hosting shows put on by US ...
GAME DAY 8/27: La Jolla Country Day/’Iolani
hawaiiprepworld.com - 8/28/2016 9:46:07 AM
the Raiders open the season at Aloha Stadium for the game but this year they decided they wanted to host it on campus. La Jolla Country Day (Calif.) features senior QB Braxton Burmeister (6-1, 215), a dual-threat, four-star QB who has committed to Arizona.
Welcome to the World’s Deadliest Garden
realclearlife.com - 8/26/2016 7:35:28 PM
The country’s least populated county is home to a collection of some of the world’s most deadly greenery. The property hosts a garden dedicated solely to plants with the power to kill you in a matter of minutes. (Great Big Story/YouTube) According to ...
What is the World Internet Conference? China Hosts International Leaders Amid Criticism Over Censorship
International Business Times - 11/19/2014 9:12:53 AM
The theme of the conference is “An Interconnected World Shared and Governed by All.” Critics have pointed out the irony of China hosting ... s Internet censorship “shares the same spirit with that of the U.S. and many other Western countries.”
Is the "Internet of Things" a Fad or the Future?
ZACKS - 8/26/2016 3:32:05 PM
On today’s episode of the Zacks Friday Finish Line podcast, Content Writer Ryan McQueeney and Editor Maddy Johnson take on this week’s biggest news from the investment and financial world ... the hosts turned their attention to the broader Internet ...
How people around the world are saying no to France's burkini ban
CNN - 8/26/2016 11:07:14 AM
(CNN)From nuns frolicking on the beach to motorcyclists lounging in full gear, the Internet served up its own answer to ... and uncover in other parts of the world. The Bangkok-based political cartoonist known as "Stephff" questioned the meaning of liberty ...
Vancouver to host world class sporting event
News1130 - 8/27/2016 11:20:21 AM
The 5,000 athletes are from more than 52 different countries and are over ... says the history of the city’s hosting helps attract more events. “Because of hosting the 2010 Winter Olympics and the FIFA Women’s World Cup last year, people are starting ...