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Google Fiber coming to Provo’s ‘Silicon Slopes’

Google Fiber coming Google Fiber’s blazingly fast gigabit Internet speeds will come to Provo, Utah, later this year, Google and the city announced today. Although Provo is already wired for fiber, Google Fiber general manager Kevin Lo said at the press conference revealing the partnership that the company will need to upgrade the current fiber network, which has seen several …

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Google Fiber might be coming to Provo

Google Fiber The next American city to land the gigabit speeds of Google Fiber will be Provo, Utah, according to one rumor. The mayor of Provo has been building buzz for what he described on his blog as an “epic announcement” and “the single largest accomplishment” of his career. While building buzz with Provo’s citizens on Twitter with the hashtag …

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The Three Types of Fibre Optic Cable, Explained

Here we provide a brief overview of the purpose of the fibre optic cable and why it has advantages over copper wire. Read on to find out more about the different types of fibre optic patch leads or visit MCL Data Solutions to browse online. Over the years, copper wire usage has decreased as fibre optic cables become a faster, …

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Netflix’s ISP rankings confirm the expected: Google Fiber is ‘the most consistently fast ISP in America’

Like there was ever any doubt, right? Netflix -- which serves up over one billion hours of video streaming to some 30 million members per month -- owes it to itself to keep track of which ISPs are killing it, and which simply need to be killed. Now, the outfit's finally ready to begin publishing its findings, ranking America's major Internet Service Providers based upon "actual performance across all Netflix streams." The shocker to end all shockers? "Google Fiber is now the most consistently fast ISP in America, according to actual user experience on Netflix streams in November."

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Google gives Kansas City second chance to get Fiber

Residents can make a choice from three Google Fiber plans. Residents in Kansas metropolis who qualify for Google Fiber but do not yet have it will possibly as soon as again join the Gigabit web carrier. As of Wednesday, Google is making the its excessive-speed internet carrier on hand to individuals who are living in one of the vital a …

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