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Google Fiber For Small Business Gets Early Access Program

Google Fiber For Small Business Gets Early Access Program

By Chris Crum November 11, 2014

Google announced the launch of an Early Access program for Google Fiber for Small Business in central Kansas City. It’s available immediately in a “handful of fiberhoods” in both Kansas City, KS and Kansas City, MO. Businesses in the area …

Kansas Bill Would Stop Further Google Fiber Expansion In The State Kansas Bill Would Stop Further Google Fiber Expansion In The State
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In 2012, Google finally rolled out its Google Fiber initiative in Kansas City. It chose the city largely because it offered the best deal and incentives that made rollout fast and affordable for Google. Time Warner Cable and other ISPs …

Man Breaks Knitting While Running Record Man Breaks Knitting While Running Record

For reasons unknown, humans have been undertaking the unnatural practice of running marathons since before the time of Christ, pacing themselves along the modern standard of 26 miles and 385 yards. The original marathon was allegedly ran by Pheidippides, a …

Local Ruckus Makes Some Ruckus With Google Fiber And KCSV Local Ruckus Makes Some Ruckus With Google Fiber And KCSV

It’s no secret that Google Fiber is inspiring other ISPs to lessen the broadband gap in this country. Or, according to DSLReports.com, the goal is to “…light a fire under the pampered behinds of incumbent broadband operators.” But, the real …

$10,000 Found In Kansas City Hotel, Returned By Boy & Parent $10,000 Found In Kansas City Hotel, Returned By Boy & Parent

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According to the Kansas City Star, Tyler Schaefer isn’t just a ten year old kid, but a treasure hunter. He enjoys exploring, digging into nooks and crannies, searching for change in coin slots. This sense of curiosity led to what …

Three Bodies Found On Farm Spark Homicide Investigation Three Bodies Found On Farm Spark Homicide Investigation

Three bodies found on a farm have sparked a massive homicide investigation in Kansas. Now police are trying to match the bodies to a missing persons report from last week. The bodies – two adult men and one woman – …

Google Fiber Expands To Grandview, Missouri Google Fiber Expands To Grandview, Missouri

Google Fiber may be coming to more cities around the country, but the company is still solely focused on building out its current Fiber network in Kansas City. It probably won’t be done there for a while either as more …

Olathe, Kansas Is The Next City To Get Google Fiber Olathe, Kansas Is The Next City To Get Google Fiber

Earlier this year, Google CEO Larry Page hinted that Google Fiber would be coming to more cities in the future. The hint renewed cities’ efforts to attract Google Fiber to their communities, but only one city has emerged victorious in …

Time Warner Cable Increases Speeds Near Kansas City, Could Be In Response To Google Fiber Time Warner Cable Increases Speeds Near Kansas City, Could Be In Response To Google Fiber

Back when Google Fiber first launched, Time Warner Cable, the incumbent ISP in the area, went into panic mode. The ISP even began offering cash rewards to anybody who had information on Google Fiber’s activities. It was all a little …

Google Fiber Comes To 5 More Neighborhoods Early Next Year Google Fiber Comes To 5 More Neighborhoods Early Next Year

Google Fiber has been moving slowly throughout Kansas City as installations have only come to two neighborhoods. Google is going to speed things up next year though, and five more neighborhoods can expect to see Fiber in their homes by …

Kansas City Has A 22 Story Pong Display Set Up For Plaza Lights

Every year, Kansas City hold Plaza Lights to ring in the holidays. The event draws people from all over the state to check out the lighting of the, well, lights. It’s always a sight to behold, but this year’s event …

Google Starts Fiber Installation In Hanover Heights Today Google Starts Fiber Installation In Hanover Heights Today

The promised day has arrived – Google is ready to start installing 1 Gbps Fiber Internet in the homes of Hanover Heights, Kansas City residents. Of course, Google has a nice guide for those receiving Internet over the next few …

Kansas City ISPs Want The Same Deal That Google Got Kansas City ISPs Want The Same Deal That Google Got
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Google began their quest to bring Fiber Internet to one American city by tasking citizens to show their interest. It was far from a popular vote, however, as various government entities also promised various perks for Google to bring the …

Google Fiber Is Rolling Out To Its First Fiberhood In October Google Fiber Is Rolling Out To Its First Fiberhood In October
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Google announced earlier this week that Google Fiber would be coming to 180 fiberhoods. They weren’t sure on the final number as of yet due to some last minute registrations, but they have come back today with the definitive answer. …

Final Push Brings Google Fiber To Over 80 Percent Of Kansas City Final Push Brings Google Fiber To Over 80 Percent Of Kansas City
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A lot of us who want faster Internet at better prices are putting all of our chips in with Google Fiber. If the program is a success in Kansas City, they’ll bring the service to other cities around the country. …

The Promised Day Of Google Fiber Is Almost Upon Us The Promised Day Of Google Fiber Is Almost Upon Us
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Google Fiber is the project that I’m most excited about this year. If it takes off, it has the chance of really putting a dent into the monopolistic tendencies of many ISPs in the U.S. By providing fast speeds at …

Time Warner Cable Sinks To New Low Over Fear Of Google Fiber Time Warner Cable Sinks To New Low Over Fear Of Google Fiber
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I’m lucky that I live in a city with a locally owned ISP. I don’t have to put up with the monopolistic ambitions of the big dogs like Time Warner and Verizon. Read any online message board regarding Time Warner …