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Google introduces Google Fiber for Communities

From Google introducing Google Fiber for Communities Website In February we announced our plans to build experimental, ultra-high speed broadband networks. Over the past several months, our team’s been hard at work reviewing the nearly 1,100 community responses to our … Continue reading

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Take A Stand Show and Local Edge Radio support Google Fiber in Asheville

[tweetmeme source="googleavl" only_single=false] Thanks to our local talk show hosts who took a minute to shoot a couple quick videos. Thank you Take A Stand Show with Matt Mittan, from 570 WWNC [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IN0wFTwuWGw] Local Edge Radio with Blake and Leslie, … Continue reading

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Andie MacDowell’s video to Google

[tweetmeme source="googleavl" only_single=false] Andie MacDowell submitted her nomination form for Asheville today on the Google Fiber Initiative. She included this video with the submission. Have you done yours yet?! You have a few more hours. Even if you don’t have … Continue reading

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Asheville’s Municipal Response

[tweetmeme source="googleavl" only_single=false] While you all have been busy filling out the community response individually, the city has also been hard at work for the municipal response. This video seeks to capture essence of Asheville’s independent spirit while conveying the … Continue reading

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Google Fiber – Bring it Home

The videos are starting to come in. [tweetmeme source="googleavl" only_single=false] From Babe-Elliott Baker of Big and Fancy and Jose Ibarra with Applied Solutions Group Google Fiber – Bring it to Asheville, Google http://vimeo.com/10405015 [vimeo=http://vimeo.com/10405015] a short video illustrating the basic … Continue reading

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Letter to Google from United States Congressman Heath Shuler

Congress of the United States House of Representatives Washington, DC 20515-3311 [tweetmeme source="googleavl" only_single=false] Dear Google Representatives, It has never been more true, than it is today, that data is where rubber meets the road in today’s economy.  No one … Continue reading

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Asheville Google Fiber Film Festival

[tweetmeme source="googleavl" only_single=false] Are you a filmmaker? Professional or amateur – it doesn’t matter. All are welcome! We need to show all the great things about Asheville and we need all filmmakers help to do it. A viewing of all … Continue reading

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Tech Now video

[tweetmeme source="googleavl" only_single=false] AdvantageWest and Meet The Geeks released a video last year that speaks to some of the technology innovation in Western North Carolina. It just goes to show that Asheville has been ready and thinking about the future … Continue reading

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Google Fiber Sparks Asheville

[tweetmeme source="googleavl" only_single=false] As many of you know Google’s fiber-to-home initiative has sparked lots of buzz and many great events and campaigns.  If you are interested in learning more about the initiative, there are 2 events happening today: From Facebook … Continue reading

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Google coming to Asheville, Once in a Lifetime Opportunity

[tweetmeme source="googleavl" only_single=false] From WLOS WATCH THE VIDEO An experiment on the information super highway could bring a once in a lifetime opportunity to Asheville. “Google” is seeking a town to invest 500 million dollars worth of ultra high speed … Continue reading

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