Fiber

Talking fiber, drones and open-source hardware with Facebook’s Yael Maguire
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 Facebook has been putting lots of resources into improving internet connectivity in rural areas. That may seem like a distraction for the social networking giant, but Facebook takes its mission to connect people pretty [...]
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Google Fiber is buying high-speed internet provider Webpass
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 Google Fiber is bulking up its business after it announced a deal to acquire high-speed ISP Webpass, a 13-year-old company that provides an ethernet network for business and residential customers across parts of the U.S [...]
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Google wants to bring Fiber to Dallas
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 Google wants to bring its gigabit Fiber internet service to Dallas, the company announced today. It’s important to note that, for now, the company is only “exploring” the idea of bringing Fiber to Dal [...]
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Google Fiber’s latest innovation is a landline
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 Google Fiber may be the holy grail of Internet service for many, but many people still rely on landlines for everyday communication purposes or emergency use. In order to allow its subscribers to sever connections with [...]
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Google Fiber Is Coming To Certain Areas Of San Francisco
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 Google announced plans today to bring its lightning-fast Google Fiber service to “some apartments, condos and affordable housing properties” in San Francisco, notably utilizing existing fiber instead of bui [...]
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Google Fiber Is Coming To Huntsville, Alabama
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 Google today announced that it is bringing its gigabit Fiber service to Huntsville, Alabama. As Google noted in today’s announcement, every city it has brought Fiber to is different. In Huntsville, the company is [...]
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Threats To Google Fiber
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 What’s the greatest threat to the Internet? Did you say the elimination of net neutrality? What about SOPA, the Stop Online Piracy Act? Or the Protect IP Act (PIPA)? The fact of the matter is that the greatest thr [...]
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Gabriel Stricker Returns To Google To Lead Policy And Communications For Fiber
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 During all of Twitter’s changes this year, one move stuck out as quite significant…its Chief Communications Officer Gabriel Stricker announced that he was leaving the company. A “shift in strategy̶ [...]
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Chicago And Los Angeles Are Next Up For Google Fiber
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 You know the drill. Once a city has spoken with Google about bringing Fiber into their hood, there’s a process for the city to go through. A lengthy one. Checklists. The whole nine yards. Two new cities are explor [...]
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