Google (NASDAQ: GOOGL ) will expand its high-speed fiber service from Kansas City to Austin, Texas. AT&T (NYSE: T ) has responded with a similar but not quite identical project. Competition is always a win for consumers -- and Google might not mind if Ma Bell actually follows through on its promises.
In this video, Fool contributor Anders Bylund walks you through the dueling high-speed announcements, and how it all plays into Big G's corporate philosophy.
It's more important than ever to understand each piece of Google's sprawling empire. In The Motley Fool's new premium research report on Google, we break down the risks and potential rewards for Google investors. Simply click here now to unlock your copy of this invaluable resource.