Google mulls how wireless could complement its 1 Gbps fiber service

Google's (NASDAQ: GOOG) telecom service ambitions are going to be a mix of both 1 Gbps fiber-to-the-home (FTTH) data, video and now wireless service. According to multiple reports, Google is talking with Sprint (NYSE: S) and T-Mobile US (NYSE:TMUS) to launch an MVNO service using their networks. Similar to its $70 a month wireline broadband move, the wireless plan is also about providing both a better price and experience. Phil Goldstein, editor of FierceWireless, provides analysis on the implications of how Google's presence could potentially shake up the wireless market. Read more

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