Internet http://wfae.org en Want Google Fiber? Why Wait? Shelby Company Says It Has Wired The State http://wfae.org/post/want-google-fiber-why-wait-shelby-company-says-it-has-wired-state <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Google is still considering if it will bringing its ultra-high speed internet to cities like Charlotte. But if you don’t want to wait, you may not have to. This week, a small North Carolina Company announced it has already built a similar fiber optic network across the entire state. The company is called </span>RST<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Fiber and we take a look at what they offer and one of the men behind it.</span></p><p></p><p> Fri, 14 Mar 2014 14:07:51 +0000 Tom Bullock 46937 at http://wfae.org Want Google Fiber? Why Wait? Shelby Company Says It Has Wired The State Trying To Make Charlotte Google's Next "Fiber-Hood" http://wfae.org/post/trying-make-charlotte-googles-next-fiber-hood <p></p><p>The city of Charlotte was recently given a bit of homework. How the city answers a series of questions will determine if neighborhoods like South Park, Uptown and Dilworth will be Google’s next fiber-hoods. So what could Google Fiber in Charlotte mean for consumers and businesses alike? &nbsp;</p><div> Mon, 10 Mar 2014 10:00:00 +0000 Tom Bullock 46375 at http://wfae.org Trying To Make Charlotte Google's Next "Fiber-Hood" Nicholas Carr On The Internet And Our Brains http://wfae.org/post/nicholas-carr-internet-and-our-brains <p>Like television before it, the Internet has been credited with being an influence on all sorts of things since it became a mainstream part of our lives - good and bad. Our guest this hour has been writing about technology, including the Internet, for years, and his latest book addresses what the Internet may be doing to our brains - re-mapping, re-programming, changing the way we think and learn! Fri, 28 Sep 2012 04:00:00 +0000 Charlotte Talks 7102 at http://wfae.org Nicholas Carr On The Internet And Our Brains