Fiber deployment

Google Fiber Now Delaying Planned Deployment in Overland Park, Kan.

Google Fiber Gigabit Internet and cable television service in Overland Park, Kan., has now been put on hold indefinitely by Google, a month after...

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Alphabet Halts Fiber High-Speed Internet Rollout in Several Cities

Google's parent company Alphabet has scaled back plans, temporarily at least, for its much-touted Fiber high-speed Internet service and will lay off about 9...

Google, Facebook Partner on L.A.-to-Hong Kong Fiber Cable

Google and Facebook, head-butting competitors in the online advertising business, shook hands Oct. 12 to go into the fiberoptic cable business together.The two web...

Is Alphabet Scaling Back Google Fiber?

Reports this week that Alphabet CEO Larry Page wants Google's Fiber operation to be scaled down substantially because of its disappointing performance so far...

Alphabet’s Google Fiber Acquires Webpass to Increase Its Presence

Alphabet-owned Google Fiber has agreed to acquire Webpass, a San Francisco-based provider of high-speed Internet services delivered via point-to-point wireless technology to office buildings,...

Comcast Speeding Up Its Broadband With 2-Gigabit Fiber Service

Comcast is launching new high-speed 2-Gigabit home broadband services across the United States starting in May in Atlanta as the company appears to be...

Axiom Fiber Networks Launches in New York Metro Area

Axiom Fiber Networks, a telecommunications infrastructure services provider that operates in the greater New York City metropolitan region, announced the official launch of the...

FCC Wants to Talk to AT&T About Threats to Halt Fiber Installations

The FCC appears to be a bit perturbed with AT&T's recent announcement that it is suspending its investments in high-speed fiber networks in 100...

AT&T’s Motives for Fast Fiber Expansion Come Under Scrutiny

AT&T’s April announcement that it has eyes on 100 candidate cities and municipalities where it would like to expand its fiber network that's capable...

Google Fiber Begins Free Public WiFi Tests in Kansas City

Google Fiber recently began testing a free outdoor public WiFi system outside the Crown Center mixed-use development in Kansas City, Mo., as part of...

Google Fiber Expanding Its Kansas City Services

The first U.S. cities to get Google Fiber were Kansas City, Kan., and Kansas City, Mo., back in the fall of 2012, and now...

AT&T CEO Stephenson Talks Comcast, Fiber, Spectrum and Project Stream

AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson, speaking at the Morgan Stanley Technology, Media and Telecom Conference March 6, shared his thinking about the year ahead, including...

Google Fiber Looks to Expand to 34 More U.S. Cities in 9 Metro Areas

The rollout of Google Fiber ultra-high-speed Internet and cable television could get a huge boost in coverage areas across the United States as the...

Google Fiber Only Comes to Cities That Have Done Their Homework

By design, Google has brought its superfast Google Fiber Gigabit Internet and cable television services to only a small number of communities in the...

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