Local area networks and the Internet have the technology needed to shatter old speed records.
In the US, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has redefined broadband as being at least 25 Mbps down and 3 Mbps up. While some moronic senators think that's too fast, everyone else knows it's way too slow. The technical problem is the demand for broadband has grown ever higher -- thanks Netflix -- while the Internet backbones can't keep up with the demand.
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