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WOW makes gigabit web service available in Grosse Pointe Shores

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. – The broadband provider WOW Internet Cable & Phone has announced the availability of gigabit fiber-optic data services to residents and businesses in Grosse Pointe Shores.

WOW residential and business services are now available to more than 1,100 customers in the Grosse Pointe Shores community.

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AT&T To Launch Gigabit Service To The Home, Business In GR

DETROIT — AT&T Inc. announced it will expand its ultra-fast AT&T
Fiber internet service in parts of Grand Rapids, the company’s first
expansion of the service in West Michigan.

AT&T introduced the service in metropolitan Detroit last year —
specifically, parts of Canton Township, Clinton Township, Novi and
South Lyon — and plans to expand the service to Ann Arbor, Detroit,
Ferndale and Roseville later this year.

The service will offer homes, apartments and small business locations service at a blazing 1 billion bits per second.

AT&T has rolled out the service in 52 metropolitan areas across the country and plans to add another 23 soon.

AT&T says gigabit speed allows users to download a 90-minute HD movie in a little over 30 seconds. It also allows effortless, glitch-free telecommuting and videoconferencing.

The company says it invested nearly $1.65 billion in its wireless and wireline networks in Michigan between 2013 through 2015.

Visit att.com/fibermap to see if the service is available in your area.

Comcast To Deliver Gigabit Service Throughout Detroit

DETROIT — It won’t just be in a neighborhood, it’ll be everywhere.

The cable TV and connectivity giant Comcast has announced it is  launching an advanced consumer trial of a new internet service that will deliver data speeds of up to 1 gigabit per second to residential customers throughout the entire city of Detroit.

The service is the first citywide 1 Gig service offered in Detroit and one of the first in the nation.

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AT&T Brings Gigabit Speed To Michigan

DETROIT — AT&T Inc. said it is bringing 1 gigabit per second upload and download speeds to its AT&T Business Fiber internet customers.

Gigabit speed means businesses can download 8,000 pages of documents in a second, download a two-hour high-definition video in 36 minutes, and backup a one-terabyte hard drive in two and a half hours.

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AT&T Joins Gigabit Internet Parade

DETROIT — AT&T Inc. says it is planning to expand its gigabit-speed AT&T GigaPower service to homes, apartments and businesses in the Detroit area during 2016.

The exact locations and timing of the new service in the Detroit area is not yet available, the telecom giant said.

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