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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 Apr. 9, 2014

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Is Google Fiber coming to Austin?

Google and the city of Austin, Texas, are hosting a press conference on Tuesday, and they aren't saying what it's about. Some speculate it has to do with the 1Gbps broadband service coming to the city.

By Apr. 5, 2013

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Universities to bring 1Gbps broadband to local communities

Twenty-nine American Universities are working together to create ultra-high-speed broadband networks in their surrounding communities to spur innovation.

By Jul. 27, 2011

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FCC pushes for gigabit broadband in all 50 states by 2015

FCC's Julius Genachowski challenges service providers and local communities to build such networks, saying communities would turn themselves into innovation hubs that would create valuable jobs.

By Jan. 18, 2013

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First steps taken to build gigabit network in North Carolina

Several universities and communities in North Carolina are banding together to find service providers willing to build them an ultra-high-speed broadband network thanks to the efforts of Gig. U.

By Feb. 1, 2013

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FCC again balks on telephone network shutdown

commentary The remaining wireline carriers want to speed up the transition to native IP networks, an investment that has the added bonus of ending the digital divide once and for all. So why won't the FCC let them do it?

By May. 14, 2013

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Google 1Gbps network near Stanford is live

Stanford University faculty and professors living near the campus are the first to get access to Google's super fast broadband network.

By Aug. 23, 2011

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Is cable holding back superfast broadband adoption on purpose?

The cable industry says it is more than ready to compete with Google Fiber, but adds that consumers are nowhere near ready for gigabit speeds. Is it cable's pricing schemes that are holding back adoption?

By Jun. 17, 2013