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Nexus 7 gets spotlight in Google Fiber bid

Nexus 7 gets spotlight in Google Fiber bid

It's time for Google Fiber to go big as the company lets loose not just its pricing, packages, and hardware scale, but the fact that Kansas City will be using the Nexus 7 as their remote control for all their TV-related services. Google Fiber's TV plan (as detailed this morning) will cost you a $300 installation fee and $120 a month - unless you sign up for a 2-year contract, in which case installation is completely free. Included in that plan is several pieces of hardware: a TV Box, Network Box, Storage Box, and no less than the Nexus 7 itself.

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Google Fiber web plan revealed for $70/mo

Google Fiber web plan revealed for $70/mo

Now that Google's fiber optic service is official, it's time to talk about plans. Google Fiber has three plans for consumers to pick from - one with TV & Gigabit Internet, one with just Gigabit Internet, one with free Internet - and here we're going to be talking about the second one on that list. If you want to take advantage of Google's fiber optic network but don't require a plan that includes TV service, this is the one for you.

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Google Fiber: how do I get it in my home?

Google Fiber: how do I get it in my home?

This week Google has reintroduced their very own internet service they're calling Google Fiber, and today they've shown exactly how you can get it for yourself. Though at the moment the service is only available in Kansas City, Kansas, Kansas City, Missouri, and a few surrounding areas, Google plans on spreading this ultra-fast internet connection to the whole United States if it ends up being successful here to start. If you want to get Google Fiber for yourself, you'll first have to work with your community to summon up enough interest that Google can safely say ,"yes, it does seem like it'd be profitable enough for us to head to that area to offer Fiber."

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Google Fiber offers 7 years of free internet

Google Fiber offers 7 years of free internet

This week Google has revealed several service plans that will be included in their first wave of Google Fiber push for Kansas City - one of these plans includes no less than 7 years of free internet. You'll only have to pay the $300 installation fee for Fiber internet that comes standard with every Google Fiber deal, then deal with the idea that you'll only get standard 5 Mbps download and 1 Mbps upload. Once you've got those items covered, you get free internet for your home for at least seven years.

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Google Fiber TV package priced and detailed

Google Fiber TV package priced and detailed

This week Google's Fiber ultra-fast web connection has been turned on in Kansas City, complete with a set of new hardware bits for users to make full use of it. One of these is the Google Fiber TV Box - this device connecting to the web, bringing you wifi connection, wired connection, and bluetooth as well. The Google Fiber Storage Box is a storage unit in which you'll be able to keep TV shows, movies, and more - inside you've got Two terabytes of storage and the ability to record 500 hours of HD content. All of this is controlled from none other than the Google Nexus 7 tablet.

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