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Google Fiber confirms roll-out stop, CEO Barratt leaves

Wednesday 26 October 2016 | 09:10 CET | News
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Google has confirmed a slowdown in the development of its fibre broadband roll-out in the US while it considers alternative access technologies. The company said it will continue the roll-out in cities where it's already operating or started deployment, but talks in other places on its longer list of potential coverage areas will stop. Google said the break is needed to "refine its approach and "stay ahead of the curve — pushing the boundaries of technology, business, and policy". Without providing mahy details, the company said its revised plan "enhances our focus on new technology and

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