News of Note—Google Fiber in Louisville, AT&T's union contract and more

news of note

Here are some other stories we’re following today:

> Strategic Venue Partners, an “innovative provider of wireless infrastructure investment and services for enterprise real-estate venues,” announced a new CEO, Justin Marron. Release

> Sprint said its LTE Plus data speeds have increased 28% in seven months. Release

> The Cyberspace Administration of China, the country's internet authority, is investigating Tencent, Baidu and Sina Weibo for potentially spreading illegal content. Mobile World Live article

> Google is hiring in Louisville as it works to launch Google Fiber there. DSLReports article

> AT&T West and the Communications Workers of America have voted to approve a four-year contract with the telco’s Pacific Bell and Nevada Bell subsidiaries, closing a chapter on what has been a challenging negotiation process. FierceTelecom article