The Korea Communications Commission is working on plans that will boost broadband speeds in that country by ten times by the end of 2012. That means Koreans will access of 1 Gbps service by 2012. That's 200 times as fast as your typical 5 Mbps DSL connection sold in the US. At present, Koreans can get speeds of upto 100 Mbps from their broadband providers. Availability of such high-speed connections has allowed Korea to emerge as a leader in the MMO and online gaming industries. Even higher broadband speeds are going to unveil many new usage-scenarios, which can lead to new company creation.