Time Warner exec says you don't want gigabit internet

Time Warner Cable chief technology officer Irene Esteves has claimed that ordinary consumers don't want super-fast internet speeds.

FCC calls for gigabit broadband in every US state

FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski is calling for all 50 states to create at least one 'gigabit community' by 2015.

Verizon optical throughput hits one gigabit-per-second

A recent Verizon field trial successfully demonstrated a "near" gigabit-per-second throughput on the company’s existing FiOS gigabit passive optical network (GPON) platform.