I have heard tell by many friends who play fast paced Real Time Strategy games that one reason the Korean and Chinese players are “so much better” is that their nations have faster broadband lines. The infrastructure for these countries is made up of better superconducting lines. So I was excited when Obama again reiterated his promise to update the internet infrastructure. My excitement was reinforced by my current setting: watching a choppy video stream of the inauguration at my current study location with the entire middle school. Now I see this article:
On a side note, the students groaned everytime the video would lag.