Google needs to play the ISPs
What is better than building a 140 billion dollar network? Threatening to build a 140 billion dollar network! If just 10% of the US population (COUNTING millions of businesses, even though i'm being conservative in this estimate...) paid $100 for service, it'd pay for itself in a few years. Google could flip an entire industry on it's head easily. THAT is why they are doing this. It's not about building a network, it's reminding everyone else they CAN build a network...
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