Alphabet to Link Low-Income Housing to Its Fast Fiber Internet

  • One hundred families in housing project to get free broadband
  • Fiber plans to connect up to 1,300 families in Kansas City

A technician tidies fiber optic internet cables in Minneapolis.

Photographer: Ariana Lindquist/Bloomberg

Alphabet Inc. will give public housing properties connected to its Fiber network free ultra-fast broadband, as the company tries to link low-income people to Internet services a hundred times faster than the U.S. average.

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