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Verizon's FiOS tops in East region in JD Power excellence study

Verizon's FiOS TV service completed its three-peat for customer satisfaction, being named "Highest in Residential Television Service Satisfaction in the East Region" in the J.D. Power and Associates

Communacopia and the cord cutting boogeyman

Communacopia last week provided its normal abundance of news about the media industry. It also produced an array of positions on cord cutting, or the lack of the same. The "we don't see it happening"

Verizon makes FiOS progress in New York City

Verizon may have decided to scale back its Fiber to the Premises (FTTP) deployments with a focus on existing markets where it has already deployed the technology, but in New York City the service

Verizon, Motorola team up on NFL, Super Bowl sweepstakes

Verizon is hawking its FiOS TV service with the help of the NFL and a partnership with Motorola in a new promotion, the Ultimate Game Day Access sweepstakes, that will give consumers a chance to win

Verizon FiOS customers faced with $3.50 online credit card payment fee

Paying your Verizon (NYSE: VZ) FiOS bill online may be more convenient than licking stamps and sending it out in the snail mail box, but now the telco is going to charge you $3.50 if you pay with a

Analysys Mason: Copper, not FTTH, is the best near-term broadband strategy

Fiber to the home (FTTH) may hold great promise with an unlimited bandwidth capacity, but a new report from Analysys Mason argues that service providers should take a conservative approach to last

Mash-up: DOCSIS modem silicon runs behind as Verizon DSL boosts speeds

For those who like mash-ups, here's a pair of seemingly unrelated but too-close-to-separate items. Silicon fabricators are pressing hard, but can't keep up with demand for DOCSIS modem chips even as

Verizon cut $2 billion out of wireline budget in 2010

AT&T (NYSE: T) and Verizon (NYSE: VZ) may continue to tout the capabilities and growth their respective U-verse and FiOS deployments, but a DSL Prime report revealed that both service providers

Verizon demos live TV on iPad, but content rights issues leave it at the gate

Verizon (NYSE: VZ), like Cablevision (NYSE: CVC) earlier this month, is planning to bring limited amounts of live television programming from its FiOS TV service to subscribers' Apple (Nasdaq: AAPL)

Verizon plots tablet computing FiOS TV application

If you're a consumer lucky enough to get Verizon's (NYSE: VZ) FiOS TV, you could soon be watching TV right on your Apple (Nasdaq: AAPL) iPad or other tablet computing devices. Although it did not