This content is rated TV-MA, and is for viewers 18 years or older. Are you of age?
Sorry, you are not old enough to view this content.

CNET News Video: Google unveils superfast internet

About Video Transcript

CNET News Video: Google unveils superfast internet

1:35 /

Google Fiber made its debut today. It's a new ultrahigh-speed Internet network that's supposed to run 100 times faster than typical broadband connections.

Its Internet 100 times faster than what most Americans have today. And what does it mean to be a hundred times faster. Well if you were in a car that moved a hundred times faster than another car. And both cars left from Kansas City going to New York. The car going faster would be there in New York before the other car left user. You remember when people actually went to the -- device when -- number. Wasn't that long. In fact so much information started coming to the Internet. That you needed even if you needed this service to help you search through all. -- -- -- -- -- You're supposed to work. Web mail became practical. Online video services like Netflix and YouTube it just couldn't exist before. Were invented and spread like wildfire. And thanks to Wi-Fi. Home networking and share access across all your devices computers. Laptops. Tablets. Smartphones televisions. But you know what -- the chart Patrick showed indicated since -- day. A decade and half later. -- -- hasn't changed all that. You access network hasn't kept up with the rest of the Internet. And it's great things have gotten a little past. But we can do that. You know -- we can do all up but yeah.

New releases

Tomorrow Daily 092: Mistletoe drones, Europa in HD, real-life bacon meme, and more
24:11 November 25, 2014
On today's show, we debate the usefulness of drones inside restaurants (especially drones carrying mistletoe), check out Europa in...
Play video
Amazon Echo: a wireless speaker you can talk to
3:11 November 25, 2014
We go hands-on with Amazon's new Echo smart speaker and its Alexa voice assistant, who might just be Siri's better-sounding twin s...
Play video
2015 Mercedes Benz C400 4MATIC
4:58 November 25, 2014
The C Class is all-new and it's time to stop looking down your nose.
Play video
Can anything save Google Glass?
3:16 November 25, 2014
Google's first wearable platform has lost its edge with users and developers. You won't have a Cartier Android watch anytime soon,...
Play video
Alienware Alpha bridges the PC/console gaming divide
2:38 November 25, 2014
This gaming desktop looks and acts like a living room console, but plays your PC game library.
Play video
How Apple Pay and PayPal can help shoppers avoid hacks
1:37 November 25, 2014
What's the best way to protect yourself when shopping online? CNET's Sumi Das explains how to keep your credit card details away from...
Play video
The 404 Show 1,586: Giving thanks to tech, Jurassic World, BlackBerry Hail Mary (podcast)
35:21 November 25, 2014
It's our last show before Thanksgiving and the guys are discuss what tech they're thankful for.
Play video
Conquer Black Friday by shopping online
2:55 November 25, 2014
There's no shame in staying home when online deals are aplenty on Thanksgiving and Black Friday. Bridget Carey highlights trends in...
Play video