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Once a moonshot, Google Fiber grows into reality : Internet giant speeds up expansion as customers, rivals raise pressure

Jul 20, 2016 - USA Today

In February, Josh Mosqueda moved into a one-bedroom apartment on the other side of Austin from most of his friends, not for the nearby greenbelt or the swimming pool, but for the kind of perk this 27-year-old software engineer could not resist: Google Fiber.

With the one-gigabit-a-second service, fast enough to download a movie in less than two minutes, Mosqueda streams Game of Thrones, steps onto the virtual ice with video game Rocket League or tests mobile apps -- frequently on multiple ...