Google Fiber Now Proposed for Residents of Provo, Utah

Weiss, Todd R.
April 2013
eWeek;4/18/2013, p5
The article focuses on the plans of Google Inc. to deploy the high-speed Internet and cable TV Google Fiber service in Provo, Utah. According to Google Fiber's general manager Kevin Lo, the Provo City Councill will still vote on the measure on April 23, 2013. Meanwhile, an agreement was signed by Google Fiber to purchase an existing fiber-optic network iProvo.


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