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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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Hatchfest starts Thursday in Asheville: Greenville invited

[tweetmeme source="googleavl" only_single=false]I wanted to take a moment to invite the Greenville, SC Google fiber lovers up the mountain this weekend for Hatchfest, and also to plug a few Hatchfest events that are worth attending. If we had a bigger … 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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Thanks for your support Asheville! Google says to stay tuned.

[tweetmeme source="googleavl" only_single=false]With the deadline passed, you may be wondering what is next. Follow along on the official Google blog. According to Google, 1100 community responses were filed and 194,000 individual responses were submitted. Google’s map of the responses:

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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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Brilliant Asheville Google Fiber video appeal

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M7ZmiANbrck&hl=en_US&fs=1&] Help bring Google fiber to Asheville!

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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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Google Fiber and Asheville: one specific example from our renewable energy sector

“We want Google to come to Asheville,” Thomas says, “We need reliable and affordable high speed fiber connections to help us realize our vision of a renewable power network.” Continue reading

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5 ways you can help bring Google’s fiber optic network to Asheville

The level of local cooperation is going to be a big factor in where Google can put their fiber network. Here are 5 ways you can demonstrate cooperation now and help attract Google to Asheville. Continue reading

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