Google Fiber Halts Expansion Plans In San Jose, Other CitiesGoogle's parent company is halting operations and laying off staff in a number of cities where it once hoped to bring high-speed internet access.
Google's Project 'SkyBender' Tests Solar-Powered, 5G Internet DronesGoogle is reportedly testing solar-powered drones that could deliver high-speed Internet from the air.
Comcast To Offer $10 High-Speed Internet For San Francisco Low-Income SeniorsSan Francisco city officials gathered with Comcast executives and senior citizens Wednesday to launch a new affordable Internet plan aimed at decreasing isolation among low-income senior citizens in San Francisco through access to high-speed Internet in their homes.
FCC Redefines Broadband Internet To At Least 25 Mbps, Faster Than National AverageThe Federal Communications Commission voted Thursday to change the definition of what constitutes high-speed internet, adopting a standard 2.5 times the current national average.
Google's 1 Gigabit Per Second Fiber Internet Expands To 4 More Cities, Not Yet In Bay AreaGoogle is reportedly planning to expand its ultra high-speed fiber optic internet service to four more cities, but no Bay Area or California cities have yet been announced.
East Bay Regions Get Low Rating In Providing High-Speed Internet When it comes to a high-speed internet connection in the East Bay, more work needs to be done according to an assessment by the East Bay Broadband Consortium.
Netflix's Monthly Video Streaming Tops 1B HoursNetflix said its subscribers watched more than 1 billion hours of online video last month as the advent of high-speed Internet connections and high-powered mobile...