Fiber optic cables. Wikimedia Commons photo from Sandia National Laboratories

Comcast Boosts Speed Of Lower-Tier Internet Service

Last month, Comcast boosted the speeds of its two top Xfinity high-speed Internet services, Blast and Extreme 50. Wednesday, it boosted the speed of a lower-tier service as well, Performance.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/17/2013


Revised Light-Rail Plan Under Consideration

The new light-rail plan calls for a three-mile line rather than the originally planned eight-mile line.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/06/2012

Clearwire Offers High-Speed Wireless Web In GR

Grand Rapids consumers and businesses will soon have another Internet service alternative — a wireless one. Kirkland, Wash.-based Clearwire Corp. (Nasdaq: CLWR) and Grand Rapids city officials Monday announced the availability of Clear 4G mobile […]


Hiring, Prototype Production Under Way At Gibbs

The building of prototype high-speed amphibian vehicles for both consumer and first-responder use is underway at Gibbs Technologies in Auburn Hills. The company currently is building advanced prototypes of the Gibbs Quadski for product testing […]