Project Loon Delivers Internet to Puerto Rico

Project Loon Delivers Internet to Puerto Rico

It’s been almost eight weeks since Hurricane Maria hit the island of Puerto Rico, and the territory is still in the process of recovering. Over half of the island’s inhabitants don’t have access to electricity, which makes communicating with friends,...
YouTube TV Continues Expansion into New Markets

YouTube TV Continues Expansion into New Markets

Just a few weeks ago, Google’s YouTube TV expanded into 14 markets. This week it announced the addition of 12 more markets that include: Cleveland, Denver, Greensboro, Harrisburg, Hartford, Indianapolis, Kansas City, Milwaukee, Oklahoma City, Salt Lake City, San...
Google’s Making the Internet Go Faster

Google’s Making the Internet Go Faster

Back in March, Google began using a new version of what’s known as a congestion control algorithm for YouTube. These controls typically work by slowing speeds down when networks become congested, allowing them to catch up. According to a Google Cloud Platform blog...
YouTube TV Expands to 10 More Markets

YouTube TV Expands to 10 More Markets

YouTube TV, Google’s OTT streaming service aimed at a younger demographic of cord cutters and the so-called cord-nevers, is expanding into ten new markets. Last month, at the VidCon industry conference, the company announced that it would soon triple its footprint...