The point, I hope, is that Google wants to shame the cable and phone companies into providing faster Internet service.
Google today released a progress report on their Google Fiber for Communities project.
Conclusion: People want cheap Gigabit Fiber to the home really, really badly.
So much, in fact, they are willing to do just about anything:
Google's (GOOG) motivations are simple: Faster Internet equates to more time online and more Google advertising.
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