gigabit fiber

Features

The City That Was Saved by the Internet

Job opportunities are drying up in towns without broadband. Chattanooga, Tennessee turned around its fortunes by building the fastest internet in the United States.
Jason Koebler
10.27.16
Google

What Went Wrong With Google Fiber?

Google Fiber won’t save you, people, so maybe it’s time to take matters into your own hands.
Sam Gustin
10.26.16
AT&T

Google Fiber Is Losing the Gigabit Race—All According to Plan

AT&T and other traditional ISPs are racing to compete with Google around the country, which is exactly what we need.
Jason Koebler
4.28.16
telecom

If Sandpoint, Idaho Can Support a Gigabit Fiber ISP, So Can Your Town

“If I can profit there, I'll profit anywhere.”
Jason Koebler
3.4.16
News

101 US Cities Have Pledged to Secure High Speed Internet

Sticking it to the telecom giants, even if the cities need to build it themselves.
Clinton Nguyen
7.9.15
News

22 Towns in Massachusetts Are Building Their Own Gigabit Fiber Network

"For too long we’ve been making do with satellite, DSL or wireless internet. Fiber will render these as obsolete as a dial-up connection."
Jason Koebler
7.2.15
Internet

A Startup Offering Gigabit Fiber Is Expanding to a Second Comcast-Dominated City

"We want to blow this thing up, and we want disruptive services at disruptive pricing," the city says.
Jason Koebler
1.13.15
politics

House Republicans Are Killing the Dream of Local High-Speed Fiber Internet

Government for the people, by the people—except when telecom money says otherwise.
Jason Koebler
7.21.14