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FairPoint's N.H. FTTP customers frustrated over snowstorm-related service outages

Many of FairPoint's (Nasdaq: FRP) New Hampshire-area FAST broadband subscribers still can't get online due to software issues at a CO (central office) in Nashua following a power outage from last

FairPoint fiber outages irk N.H. residents

FairPoint Communications (Nasdaq: FRP) acquired a handful of FiOS Internet customers from Verizon (NYSE: VZ) when it acquired the company's New England landlines in 2008--a deal that has spawned a

Cable MSOs hustle in snowstorm's wake to restore TV, phone, Internet service

A winter storm that impacted communities from Maryland to Maine over the weekend left cable operators hustling to restore cable TV, phone and Internet service to subscribers. With leaves still on

Verizon looks to LTE wireless to fill FiOS service gaps

Verizon (NYSE: VZ) is preparing to launch fixed home-based LTE wireless service to deliver broadband to markets where it hasn't constructed its FiOS network. The company has teamed up with DirecTV (

Verizon to fill in FiOS gaps with home LTE wireless service

Verizon (NYSE: VZ) has indicated that it will be soon offering a new fixed home-based LTE wireless service targeting areas where it has not rolled out FiOS to challenge satellite broadband providers.

Verizon's Q3 wireline story driven by consumer, business gains

Verizon's (NYSE: VZ) wireline segment may have faced a number of challenges as it wrapped up the third quarter, but that did not get in the way of the service provider reporting gains in its consumer

Verizon's FiOS TV growth slows in Q3

Verizon (NYSE: VZ) added just 131,000 new FiOS TV subscribers during the third quarter, a big drop from the 184,000 new pay TV customers it signed during Q2. The cable overbuilder said its growth was

Verizon courts Android users with new MY FiOS app

While most pay TV providers are developing apps first for Apple's (Nasdaq: AAPL) iPhone and iPad devices, the MY FiOS app that Verizon (NYSE: VZ) unveiled Tuesday is only available to subscribers

Judge pushes ActiveVideo patent award from Verizon to nearly $140M

Verizon (NYSE: VZ) is on the hook for another $24.1 million to cloud-based TV provider ActiveVideo Networks after a federal district court judge this week ordered it to pay supplemental damages for

Verizon launches FiOS Football app for iPad

Verizon (NYSE: VZ) launched an app for Apple's (Nasdaq: AAPL) iPad which allows subscribers that take its FiOS TV and Internet products to access live video and stats from the NFL RedZone channel on