Tuesday, June 30, 2015
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Toshiba Announces 6TB Enterprise Cloud HDD
Google Loses Appeal In Case Against Oracle
Google Search Is Favoring The company's Own Services: researchers
Nokia, SKT Team Up On 5G Research
Samsung Has Sold 1 mln Units Of The Z1 Tizen Smartphone
Samsung To Exit The HDD Business
Samsung to Stop blocking Windows Update With New Software
Apple Brings Force Touch Feature To New iPhones
Active Discussions
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
How to burn a backup copy of The Frozen Throne
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
Copied dvd's say blank in computer only
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
 Home > News > General Computing > Google ...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Wednesday, November 14, 2012
Google Fiber Installations In Kansas Homes Started


After months of building a brand new Fiber infrastructure, Google said Tuesday is it starting to connect homes in Kansas City to Google Fiber.

The installation will have two phases. First, Google will pull Fiber from the street to the side of a house, and the in-home installation follows.

"If you live in Hanover Heights and see a new box on the side of your house (and have gotten a Google Fiber sticky note on your door), look for an email or phone call from us in the next few days to schedule an appointment," wrote Alana Karen, director for service delivery at Google Fiber.

Google said in February, 2010 that it planned to build and test ultra high-speed broadband networks in a small number of trial locations across the U.S., with 1Gbps fiber-to-the-home connections.

The rollout of the 1Gbps service will cover some parts of Kansas City, Mo., and neighboring Kansas City, Kan., which won out over 1,000 cities that applied for the service in 2010.

Gigabit Internet is priced at $70 per month, while high-speed Internet bundled with TV costs $120 a month, according to Google. Free Internet at 5Mbps downstream is available for a construction fee of $300. Users subscribing for a TV service also get a free "Storage Box" with 2T bytes of storage for recorded shows, 1TB of cloud storage, and a Nexus 7 Android tablet to use as a remote.


Previous
Next
Micron and AgigA Tech To Develop Nonvolatile DIMM Technology        All News        Skype Tackles Hack Vulnerability (updated)
Microsoft Updates Embedded Roadmap     General Computing News      Skype Tackles Hack Vulnerability (updated)

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Google Loses Appeal In Case Against Oracle
Google Search Is Favoring The company's Own Services: researchers
Google Self-driving Cars Appear In California Streets
Google Responds To Apple Music With Free Streaming Service
Google Develops Health-Tracking Wristband
Google Introduces the News Lab
Google To Remove "Revenge porn" From Search Results
Google Details Its New Data Center Networks
Google's Nest Refreshes Entire Product Line
French Regulator Orders Google to Apply Delisting On All Domain Names of The Search Engine
Google Launches Sidewalk Labs
Google Reveals Some Robot Car Crash Details

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2015 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .