It's about time
"Google to build ultra-fast
From Associated Press:
WASHINGTON – . plans to build a handful of experimental, ultra-fast around the country to connect consumers to the Internet and ensure that tomorrow's systems can keep up with online video and other advanced applications that the search company will want to deliver.
The Google project, announced Wednesday, is also intended to provide a platform for outside developers to create and try out all sorts of cutting-edge applications that will require far more bandwidth than today's networks offer.