Time Warner Cable chief technology officer Irene Esteves has claimed that ordinary consumers don't want super-fast internet speeds.
Unbreakable quantum cryptography could become a mainstream reality, following the discovery that it's possible to use it over today's fiber networks.
Google is rolling out ultra-high speed fiber in Kansas City.
According to Mountain View rep Milo Medin, the service is 100 times faster than today's average broadband.
Researchers at Northwestern University have nanoengineered a new kind of fiber that they say is tougher than Kevlar.
Google plans to build an ultra-high speed, fiber-based broadband network on California's Stanford University campus. Internet speeds are expected to hit a blazing 1 gigabit per second - more than 100 times faster than what most people have access to today.
Intel researchers have developed a silicon-based, optical data connection prototype capable of transferring up to 50 gigabits per second.
In case you hadn't heard, Google is working to bring ultra high-speed fiber optic networks to communities around the country. Now, you can track exactly where this project is making progress.
Google has announced plans to build and test a number of ultra high-speed broadband networks across the United States.