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Google plans to launch small wireless network
Google plans to launch small wireless network

A Google executive said Monday that the company plans to launch a cellphone network to introduce technology that it wants to see big carriers such as Verizon Wireless and AT&T adopt.   Google expects to formally announce the service in the coming months, Sundar Pichai, the company's senior vice president of products, told an audience at the Mobile World Congress conference in Barcelona, Spain. The small project appears similar to what Google has done with cellphones and broadband Internet service. Google developed a line of Nexus cellphones and tablets to show off the capabilities of the Android operating system. In select cities, Google is also building a super-fast Internet...

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