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Frontier nixes national IPTV launch; hints at FiOS modifications

Frontier Communications (NYSE: FTR), apparently, likes IPTV just enough to maybe selectively start to offer some form of service on a targeted basis but not nearly enough to risk the ire of

Verizon to raise FiOS rates

Verizon (NYSE: VZ) customers can expect to see bigger bills for FiOS TV and Internet services, as part of the carrier's efforts to recoup infrastructure costs and boost earnings. Shammo

Verizon confirms plans to raise FiOS rates

Verizon (NYSE: VZ) plans to implement price increases for its FiOS service to offset content costs and increase profitability, a senior executive said this week. Shammo Speaking at the

Ensequence to expand into connected TVs, mobile with $26M investment

Interactive TV technology provider Ensequence said Thursday that it secured commitments for about $26 million from investors in a funding round that was led by Myrian Capital. The company also named

Frontier shares drop along with first quarter earnings

News that Frontier Communications' (Nasdaq: FTR) first-quarter 2012 earnings were only about 50 percent of what they'd been during the same period in 2011 ($26.8 million versus $54.7 million) led to

Strategy Analytics: Verizon FiOS poised for continued growth in 2012

Verizon (NYSE: VZ) may have begun to wind down its FiOS rollout, but in the first quarter of 2012 the service provider saw an uptick in both subscribers and its average revenue per user (ARPU).

Forecast: Verizon FiOS TV to near 5M subscribers by year's end

Verizon (NYSE: VZ) saw strong FiOS growth in the first quarter of 2012, and should continue to add subscribers through the year, a market report projected. The communications company added 193,000

FCC deregulates Cablevision in Westchester town, granting effective competition petition

Cablevision (NYSE: CVC) is free to hike the rates for basic cable programming in North Castle, N.Y., after the FCC ruled that the cable MSO faces effective competition in the town from Verizon's (

Cablevision hires Mother to relaunch Optimum brand

Cablevision (NYSE: CVC) signed New York-based ad agency Mother to help it relaunch the company's Optimum brand, Ad Age reported. The move follows a revamp of Cablevision's marketing department. In

FiOS, U-verse add subs, and Verizon looks long on TVE

It's been a good start to the earnings season for AT&T Mobility (NYSE:T) and Verizon Wireless (NYSE:VZ), which both reported solid earnings and continued growth in their consumer wireline