Testing the Benefits of High-Speed Internet Access

By Elana Varon , CIO |  Internet, broadband, Tech & society

Home broadband transmission speeds in the United States top out between 25 and 100 megabits per second, according to the FCC; most are much slower. In February, Google announced an experiment to provide at least 50,000 homes with gigabit broadband service. Gonick says Case Western's project is modeled on gigabit networks being deployed in Stockholm, Amsterdam and Seoul.

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