Cellphones may pretty much rule the world, but landlines aren’t quite dead yet. Many people still use landlines for a few reasons, one of which is call quality. Though VoLTE is aiming to improve call quality on cellphones, the quality of a landline and a good phone can’t be beat.
Google has announced a new landline service called ... Read More »
Google recently announced plans to consider rolling out Google Fiber in Louisville, Kentucky. The rollout would have been held up for a few months, had the Louisville Metro Council not passed an ordinance that shortened the time needed for a competitive internet service to access the city’s utility poles. The new ordinance shortened ... Read More »
San Francisco is one of the biggest tech cities in the US, so it’s been a real surprise that Google Fiber has managed to avoid it for so long. But Google has officially announced that Fiber is coming to San Francisco, at least to a small extent.
Google Fiber will be coming to some buildings ... Read More »
Google has announced today that it is continuing to expand its gigabit Internet service, Google Fiber, to another city in the United States. The next city set to receive Google Fiber is Salt Lake City, Utah.
Get excited, residents of Salt Lake City. Salt Lake City joins Nashville, Atlanta, Charlotte and Raleigh-Durham as the ... Read More »
In an event at Mobile World Congress this morning, Google confirmed a whole host of different rumors about the company. The first announcement from the press conference was about a third way that Google will work to improve global connectivity. Google has used Google Fiber in cities to improve ... Read More »
With rumors of a Google Fiber expansion popping up, many were waiting to hear which cities would receive the super-fast Internet service. Today, via the Google Fiber Blog, Google announced four new cities to which Google Fiber will be expanding. The cities are Atlanta, Ga., Nashville, Tenn., Charlotte, N.C. and Raleigh-Durham, N.C., marking ... Read More »
With Google Fiber slowly being installed across the nation, it stands to reason that Google might want to do more than test the waters of providing internet. The Information is reporting that Google executives have discussed the idea of launching a wireless network in cities that have had Google Fiber installed. Google has reportedly reached ... Read More »
Coffee shops have become the go-to for free Internet access. If you need internet access, you go to a coffee shop. It’s the natural thought process. But unfortunately, some coffee shops offer better Wi-Fi than others. That has long been a problem for Starbucks. Many people regard its Internet as laughable; speeds are about as ... Read More »
Residents of Kansas City will no longer be the only ones to enjoy Google’s Gigabit Internet service, Google Fiber. In a post on the official Google Fiber blog, community manager Rachel Hack has announced that Google Fiber is coming to Olathe, Kansas.
Adding to what Hack is calling the “Silicon Prairie,” Olathe will ... Read More »