In the Philippines, we are constantly grumbling about the state of our internet connection.
We have one of the slowest speeds in the world that we often take joy in comparing ourselves to developing nations, in the hope that our government hears our pleas. Unfortunately, we also don’t realize that slow internet speeds is not a unique problem in our country but plagues even developing nations around the world (although many will still argue that we are still worse off).
In America, slow internet speeds is one of the problems faced in rural areas. And since people often choose to live where they easily communicate with others, the lack of digital connections often render communities….