Linked by David Adams on Thu 24th Jun 2010 18:30 UTC, submitted by neticspace
Internet & Networking Internet users throughout the world, and particularly in the United States, have long been chastened to hear of South Korea's legendary broadband penetration. The urbanized, technologically-advanced nation has been famous for rolling out ultra high speed network for the majority of its citizens, and many of us have looked on with envy. However, it turns out it's not all good news. An OSNews reader gives us the skinny from the trenches in Korea.
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by Babi Asu on Thu 24th Jun 2010 23:16 UTC in reply to "skorea"
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Oh how sad they have 100mbit for 20$... Why don't you go to some eastern european country/soviet russia to see how crap internet can be. If you happen to be lucky to have net in your area the max you get for the double amount of money is 4mbit and the infrastructure is not developing.

90% of Koreans only uses it for Starcraft anyways ;)

That's really sad in Korea, we have 1GBps in Tokyo for $30,

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