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Google Inc (GOOG) is expanding Google Fiber to 34 more cities

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Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) announced that they are expanding Google Fiber to 34 new cities in 9 metro areas such as Atlanta, Charlotte, Nashville, and Phoenix, San Jose, and Salt Lake City. Google will be working closely with city leaders on joint planning processes to map out the Fiber network.
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The City Of L.A. Wants To Bring Fiber Connections To Residents And Businesses

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The city of Los Angeles is planning on offering fiber Internet to all 3.5 million residents and all of their businesses without the help of Google Fiber, according to Ars Technica.  Google Fiber is an Internet Service Provider (ISP) service that launched in July 2012. 
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How Google Fiber And Robots Helped A Boy With Aplastic Anemia Throw A Pitch

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Google Fiber partnered with Oakland A’s pitcher Ryan Cook to help a boy with a weak immune system throw a pitch.  Nick LeGrande is a boy with aplastic anemia, which is a rare blood disorder that causes bone marrow to stop working.  The only time that 13-year-old LeGrande cried while in the hospital was when the boy was told that he could not play baseball.
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Google Fiber Is Coming To Raytown, Missouri

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has announced that Google Fiber is coming to Raytown, Missouri as the tenth Kansas City-area to get the 1Gbps service.  Google does not have an estimated time for when Raytown will get the service.  Google simply said it “will be awhile before we can hook up Raytown residents.”  Earlier this week, the Raytown Board of Aldermen had a meeting to finalize the Google Fiber agreement.  Google will have to plan, engineer, and build the infrastructure before launching Google Fiber in Raytown.

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Google Fiber Is Coming To Gladstone, Missouri

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Google Fiber is a service that has a connection speed 100 times faster than today’s broadband.  Google Fiber offers 1 gigabit of upload and download speed along with a full channel TV line-up.

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Provo Municipal Council Approves Of iProvo’s Sale To Google

Yesterday the Provo Municipal Council voted to approve on the sale of the fiber-optic Internet service iProvo to Google, according to the Salt Lake Tribune.  Google will take iProvo’s infrastructure and convert it into Google Fiber.  The seven member Municipal Council voted unanimously to approve of the sale.  Now Provo, Utah will become the third metropolitan area to become a Google Fiber city.
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Google Expands Fiber Into Utah Through iProvo Acquisition

Earlier this month, Google said that they would be launching Google Fiber into Austin, Texas.  Prior to expanding into Austin, Google Fiber was started in Kansas City, Kansas and Kansas City, Missouri. Now Google will be coming to Provo, Utah as the “third Google Fiber City.” Google is expanding into Utah through an acquisition.

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AT&T Is Building A Gigabit Network In Austin, Texas

Earlier today, Google announced that Google Fiber is coming to Austin, TexasAT&T is going to be launching a gigabit network of their own in Austin, Texas too.  We know that Google’s gigabit network is coming in mid-2014, but there is no word about when AT&T’s gigabit network is coming.  AT&T provides a fiber to U-Verse with speeds of up to 24Mbps download.

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