News and Press Releases

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THE WINNER OF AUSTIN'S GIGABIT WARS IS NOT AT&T OR GOOGLE

FEBRUARY 12, 2014 — Google and AT&T may be giants of the tech and communications industries, and their mutual investment in claiming the title of "first to bring gigabit Internet to Austin" may have had rippling effects…

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CABLECO GIGABIT BROADBAND PLANS ARE NOT HFC-BASED

FEBRUARY 12, 2014 — Cable companies are getting in on the gigabit network trend, as announcements from two cable operators this week illustrate. Grande Communications beat AT&T and Google Fiber

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HIGH-FIBER DUET

GOOGLE AND AT&T’S COMPETITION TO BRING SUPERFAST INTERNET SERVICE TO AUSTIN MAY BE AN ELABORATE BIT OF THEATER. BUT IT STILL TELLS US A LOT ABOUT THE PROMISE—AND BROKEN PROMISES—OF OUR INCREASINGLY WIRED WORLD. more

THIS IS WHAT A COMPETITIVE BROADBAND MARKET LOOKS LIKE

FEBRUARY 11, 2014 — When Google said it was going to bring its high-speed fiber optic service to Austin, it probably didn't expect to touch off a race to switch on the cheapest, fastest Internet service around. But within…

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GRANDE JOINS 1-GIG RACE IN AUSTIN

Sets February 18 Debut for Speedy Service That Will Tangle With AT&T, Google Fiber, and TWC more

GRANDE COMMUNICATIONS CROSSES THE GIGABIT FINISH LINE WITH FEBRUARY ROLL OUT

February 10, 2014 — When Google announced in 2013 that Austin is the next city to receive its super high speed Internet, it was done with plenty of

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GIGABIT INTERNET ARRIVES IN AUSTIN, BUT IT'S NOT FROM GOOGLE, AT&T OR TIME WARNER

AUSTIN, TX, February 10, 2014 — Tiny San Marcos-based Grande Communications has beaten web and telecom giants Google Inc. and AT&T Inc. to the punch in the fight to bring super high speed Internet to Austin,

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GRANDE PUSHES FORWARD IN AUSTIN'S INTERNET SPEED RACES

AUSTIN, TX, February 10, 2014 — Competition is tightening in Austin’s Internet speed race and you could benefit. Texas company Grande Communications now plans to beat AT&T and Google to launching the ultra-fast 1 Gbps…

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GRANDE COMMUNICATIONS FIRST TO LAUNCH AUSTIN'S MOST AFFORDABLE 1GIGABIT INTERNET SERVICE

Plus, Current Austin Customers on Older Speed Tiers to Receive an Internet Speed Upgrade at No Additional Charge more

SAN MARCOS-BASED GRANDE BEATS GOOGLE, AT&T TO 1-GIGABIT SERVICE IN AUSTIN

AUSTIN, TX, February 10, 2014 — Grande Communications is nowhere near as big as Google or AT&T. But that hasn’t stopped the small, San Marcos-based company from beating its two much larger competitors in bringing super-fast…

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