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Google Fiber pivots: What it means for the future of gigabit internet

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Google Fiber pivots: What it means for the future of gigabit internet

In a recently published blog post, former Google Fiber CEO Craig Barratt said that he was stepping down, and plans for new Fiber cities would be put on hold. Here's what it means and why it matters.

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