The short answer: Not much right away, although failing to pay creditors is never a good thing for a nation's creditworthiness
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While parts of Asia and Europe enjoy speedy Internet, much of the rest of the world can often feel as if it's still on dial-up. Efforts to build nationwide WiMax networks (high speed wireless) have fizzled. Without fast connections, services like Internet video, online banking, and business telecommunications are stymied. The ability to access the marketplace from anywhere will reduce costs, expand networks, and save time.