According to a report from the Communications Workers of America, the United States ranks 28th in the world in average internet connection speed and is not making significant progress in building a faster network, AFP reports. The report, released Aug. 25, said the average download speed in South Korea is 20.4 megabits per second--four times faster than the US average of 5.1 Mbps. Japan trails South Korea with an average of 15.8 Mbps, followed by Sweden at 12.8 Mbps and the Netherlands at 11.0 Mbps, the report said. It said tests conducted by found the average U.S. download speed...

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