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Is Google Fiber on track to become major broadband competitor?

A door-to-door survey of residents in Kansas City suggest that as many as 50 percent of households in Google Fiber neighborhoods are signing up for the service, which could drive the company to expand further across the nation.

By May 6, 2014

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Google’s fiber effect: Fuel for a broadband explosion

The mere promise of Google Fiber seems to be enough to send rivals scrambling to deliver ultrafast Internet service at a reasonable price. Just look at Austin, Texas.

By April 30, 2014

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Google may bestow Wi-Fi in its Google Fiber cities

As the 1-gigabit-per-second Internet service spreads to more US cities, it’s said the tech giant is also looking at possible Wi-Fi connections.

By April 24, 2014

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Crash your carbon-fiber i3 EV? Here's how BMW will fix it

The use of carbon fiber in the frame of the BMW i3 has many worried about high repair costs. BMW gives us an inside look at why it won't be so bad.

By April 16, 2014

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Repairing the carbon-fiber BMW i3 (pictures)

BMW gives us an inside look at how to repair the carbon-fiber BMW i3.

7 Images By April 16, 2014

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AT&T poised to take gigabit fiber broadband to North Carolina

AT&T says it's in the final stages of negotiating a deal with cities in the North Carolina Triangle region to deploy its U-verse GigaPower gigabit fiber broadband service.

By April 9, 2014

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Google Fiber copycat to deliver 1Gbps broadband in Mississippi

Regional wireless provider C Spire is using the Google Fiber playbook to deliver ultra high-speed broadband in Mississippi. The move could signal a trend in which other companies use the Google business model to bring fiber to other regions of the US.

By March 19, 2014

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Google Fiber bulks up with plans for 9 more regions

Google reveals plans to expand its gigabit Internet network to nine more urban areas, covering 34 cities.

By February 19, 2014

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Google Fiber coming soon to these cities (pictures)

Google has started conversations with these nine US metro areas about installing new high-speed fiber-optic networks.

9 Images By February 19, 2014

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Fast fiber-optic broadband spreads across developed world

Double-digit growth means high-speed fiber links are becoming more common in Europe and America. Copper lines keep getting faster, though, and some network operators aren't eager to pay for upgrades.

By January 11, 2014