Google has announced that it is expanding the Google Fiber service in new neighborhoods bringing it to more people. Google is adding Google Fiber to Piper Schools, Delaware Ridge, Painted Hills, Open Door and Arrowhead in 2013.
Google recently acquired a company called BufferBox. They built a service that's pretty much the same thing as Amazon's Locker. You order something online, you have it sent to a BufferBox/Locker, you get a notification saying your package is ready to be picked up, and you pick it up. Sounds simple enough, right? But what if Google was planning something a bit more ambitious?
Google Fiber is impressive, says analysts, but when will it launch for the rest of us?
You might have heard of Google's latest foray into the Internet and entertainment industries. Google wants its presence to become even more pervasive in your home. You already use Google Search, an Android device, Gmail and all kinds of services. But current broadband connections are not enough for Google. With Google Fiber, the company wants you to run these services on their own pipes.
Google Fiber TV demoed on video, glimpses of the future and all
How do you like the idea of getting your Internet and cellular wireless service from Google? The search engine giant is apparently looking to branch out yet again and talks have been held with satellite TV provider Dish Network. It’s in the very early stages right now, but it’s thought Dish is looking for a partner to build a U.S. wireless network with and Google might be a good fit.