gigabit Internet

U.S. Ignite adds five new communities to gigabit tech program


The new members will gain digital resources to develop high-bandwidth apps, platforms and digital tools for their residents.

San Francisco gets blueprint for a municipal gigabit network


The plan envisions a city-owned gigabit network to help low-income residents and foster business activity.

Riverside County CIO steps aside to lead gigabit broadband initiative


The California county's veteran IT leadership is being restructured to support its gigabit broadband initiative and ease one of government technology's mainstays into retirement.

Advisory panel revives San Francisco's citywide gigabit fiber plans


After years of searching for a way to pay for the infrastructure, an advisory panel co-chairman says the city is ready to "crack that nut."

What's happening to Google Fiber?


With staff reassignments and new management, the search giant's gigabit broadband business is clearly adjusting course, but Google maintains that its core mission hasn't changed.

Chattanooga launches super-fast Internet service as private competition ramps up


The Tennessee city is now just the second community in the country to offer the blazing fast connection speed.