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Verizon, DirecTV testing LTE in-home entertainment bundle

In what may be a hint of the future, Verizon Communications (NYSE:VZ) is quietly testing an in-home entertainment service in Erie, Pa., that bundles Verizon Wireless' 4G LTE service with DirecTV's

Sonic.net offers up $40 month ADSL2+ data/voice bundle

If you're lucky enough to live in Sonic.net's service area, you'll be pleased to hear that the company has lowered the price of its Fusion Broadband + Phone ADSL2+/voice bundle from $50 to $40. With

Seidenberg: LTE no substitution for wired broadband

Verizon Communications (NYSE:VZ) CEO Ivan Seidenberg told attendees of an investment conference that LTE would not be a replacement for in-home cable and FiOS services but that some customers would

Verizon hints at a la carte for FiOS TV in 2011

Verizon is considering offering viewers a la carte options on its FiOS TV service, giving them the ability to choose broadband connection speeds and TV programming, as it looks for ways to continue

Verizon ready to spice up FiOS offerings

If variety is the spice of life, Verizon (NYSE: VZ) wants to make FiOS a hot tamale by letting subscribers mix and match different combinations of broadband speeds and TV channels. Right now FiOS

iPad growing in importance as 'second screen TV'

The frighteningly popular iPad is quickly emerging as this generation's portable television, with programmers and, importantly, service providers rushing to make their services available via the

Verizon taps Actiontec's wireless router for new 150 Mbps FiOS service

Verizon has selected Actiontec Electronics' latest wireless broadband router to be deployed in Verizon's newly launched 150 Mbps downstream, 35 Mbps upstream service. Actiontec said its next gen FiOS

iPad users could be cable's enemies, not friends

Here's an enigma wrapped in a puzzle wrapped in the business of today's cable operation. Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA) CEO Brian Roberts is an unabashed fan of the Apple (Nasdaq: AAPL) iPad and what he

8,000 subscribers flee Cablevision during Fox war

Putting things in perspective, Cablevision (NYSE: CVC) lost a small town's worth of subscribers as a result of its retransmission war with News Corp. (Nasdaq: NWSA). Looking at it another way,

Verizon ups network speed ante with 10 Gbps connection

Verizon (NYSE: VZ) has given notice to the cable industry that DOCSIS 3.0 is not the be-all-to-end-all of network speeds. The telco said it completed a field trial of what it calls XG-PON2 (and