gigabit internet

Broadband Land

Rural America Is Building Its Own Internet Because No One Else Will

Big Telecom has little interest in expanding to small towns and farmlands, so rural America is building its own solutions.
Kaleigh Rogers
8.29.17
Google

What Went Wrong With Google Fiber?

Google Fiber won’t save you, people, so maybe it’s time to take matters into your own hands.
Sam Gustin
10.26.16
telecom

If Sandpoint, Idaho Can Support a Gigabit Fiber ISP, So Can Your Town

“If I can profit there, I'll profit anywhere.”
Jason Koebler
3.4.16
Power

Huntsville’s Model for Google Fiber Is the Future of Broadband

The city "put a nail in the coffin of telephone and cable monopolies."
Kari Paul
2.23.16
Internet

Why It’s Taking So Long to Get to 5G

5G promises a super high-speed wireless infrastructure for the Internet of Things. Here’s how it would work.
Meghan Neal
2.10.16
News

Google’s Free Gigabit Internet for Public Housing Is No Replacement for Reform

Should we be happy that things could be worse?
Jordan Pearson
2.3.16
News

Gigabit Internet Prices in This Small Town May One Day Beat Google Fiber

Municipal internet is alive and kicking.
Clinton Nguyen
12.14.15
News

Google Fiber Is Too Popular for Its Own Good

Faced with a six-month wait for a new Fiber installation, prospective customers in Kansas City are going to competitors.
Jason Koebler
7.21.15
News

101 US Cities Have Pledged to Secure High Speed Internet

Sticking it to the telecom giants, even if the cities need to build it themselves.
Clinton Nguyen
7.9.15
Internet

This Gigabit Broadband Still Makes Use of Old Copper Wires

A little bit of it, anyway.
Victoria Turk
9.25.14
Features

This Rural Community Is Building Its Own Gigabit Internet Network

The B4RN project has already connected 400 homes in the British countryside, and it's faster than the big guys.
Victoria Turk
5.7.14
New York

No, Google Fiber Isn't Coming to New York Any Time Soon

When can the rest of us expect gigabit internet?
Meghan Neal
4.16.14