Americans has been the most powerful country and has had the biggest economy for the better part of the last 100 years. This truly began post WWII in the Industrial Age, continued through the Information Age and is still the case now in the Shift Age Americans alive today has lived in this reality. It often leads us to think that we are the best, the fastest, the most cutting edge country in the world. In many categories that is true. It is not true when it comes to the speed of our Internet connectivity.