More than three years ago, Google Fiber launched with gigabit internet and TV, but has, to date, stayed away from voice services due to regulatory hurdles.
That may soon change.
A new era of tech events has begun
We’re back in New York this November for the 4th edition of our growth-focused technology event.
The “Trusted Tester” program is akin to a beta launch in that a select few users will try out new services and features before the general public and then give this feedback to Google.
Fiber Phone will require a service visit and the installation of some new equipment as well as switching — or porting an existing number — to “a phone number that lives in the cloud.” Additional features, such as voicemail transcription, call screening, spam filtering and do-not-disturb are also reportedly available.