Contributing efforts for increasing web browsing speeds for all Internet users, Google has introduces Google Public DNS. Think of DNS as the "switchboard" of the Internet. It basically is translating your requests (Example: www.google.com) into the numeric address that gets you to your destination.
The service is totally free; just simply enter the DNS servers of 126.96.36.199 and 188.8.131.52 into your primary and secondary DNS server fields on your network adapter. If you're interested in learning more about Google Public DNS and would like to help contribute into optimizing web browsing for everyone, check out http://googleblog.blogspot.com/2009/12/introducing-google-public-dns.html. Need assistance in setting it up on your computer? Email our service team at firstname.lastname@example.org, it takes all of about 5 minutes to configure, and can be done remotely!