Google Fiber Catches AT&T's Attention in Texas

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Google will expand its high-speed fiber service from Kansas City to Austin, Texas. AT&T  has responded with a similar but not quite identical project. Competition is always a win for consumers -- and Google might not mind if Ma Bell actually follows through on its promises.

In this video, Fool contributor Anders Bylund walks you through the dueling high-speed announcements, and how it all plays into Big G's corporate philosophy.


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The article Google Fiber Catches AT&T's Attention in Texas originally appeared on Fool.com.

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