It’s a beautiful day in the fiberhood…

[singlepic id=7 w=320 h=240 float=left] Today turned out to be a rather exciting day for the first KCSV and H4H houses.  During some morning chit chat with the Google Fiber installation crew (we’ve become quite the chums), it was revealed

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Google Fiber + 802.11ac + Netgear R6300 = True Gigabit Wireless

For quite sometime now, the fastest wireless speed commonly available has rested squarely on the shoulders of the 802.11n protocol.  With it’s MIMO (Multiple Input, Multiple Output) technology, network devices transmitting signals using the 802.11n (more commonly referred to as

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Homes for Hackers – Got Stuff?

** UPDATE ** There is a Google Doc (link below) with a bigger list of needs.  Please take a look and write your name next to anything you can bring.  Thx! https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/ccc?key=0AkcZgkEW8hIodGVEam1XMWlsdWs2QW9VMXdyTkp4REE ************** Our good friends at the Homes for

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Kansas City, MO – Home Occupation Guidelines

We’ve recently received information from our contact in the city of Kansas City, MO government which includes the definition of a household as defined in the Kansas City Zoning and Development Code.  It is as follows: 88-810-700 HOUSEHOLD Household means

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Google Fiber: Installation in progress…

Early in September, Google announced the installation dates for the fiberhoods which qualified to receive it’s gigabit (100 times faster) service.  Hanover Heights was selected as the first fiberhood to get “fibered”, and installation is currently underway.  Service trucks can

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Kansas City, KS – Home Occupation Conditions & Restrictions

Our contact within the unified government of Wyandotte County in Kansas City, KS has revealed the conditions and restrictions which apply to customary home occupations.  These conditions will apply to any startup(s) wishing to operate out of a residential zoned

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And the hashtag goes to…

We’ve decided on an official Twitter hashtag! For a while, fellow villagers and those interested in the project were a bit confused.  “Do we tag tweets with #KCStartupVillage, #KCSV, or something entirely different?”  Well, to keep things simple and to

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Hellooooo, Kansas City!

Sorry we’re late.  It took us a little while to get back around to this neck of the woods, but we’re finally here.  Silicon Valley kept us longer than we expected, and our first stops heading East (Boulder, Las Vegas,

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