Google Fiber Pressures Incumbent ISPs With Latest Expansion
Google’s newly announced Fiber cities put it in closer competition with the likes of AT&T and Time Warner Cable.By Evan Thomas | January 28, 2015
The gigabit broadband race is heating up, and Google Fiber is expanding.
Atlanta, Georgia; Nashville, Tennessee; and Charlotte and Raleigh-Durham in North Carolina are the next cities to get more Fiber in their diets, courtesy of Google.
The company says it’s spent the last year coordinating with city planners on permits and construction agreements. The plan calls for laying down "thousands of miles of fiber" throughout the cities.