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Want More Sports? Sign Up for Verizon FiOS.

The 2014-2015 NFL and NBA seasons are in full swing so if you’ve been missing out on all the action, you may want to consider signing up for Verizon FiOS. If the price for sports packages is what has been holding you back, Verizon FiOS has your back. Beginning Monday, October 27, you can get […]

Wireless TV from Verizon’s 4G Network

Verizon, the nation’s largest wireless provider, says it hopes to deliver cable TV over its 4G LTE network within the next year. This would enable Verizon to offer nationwide TV service, allowing the company to compete with the only other nationwide TV providers: DISH and DIRECTV. This news comes at the same time that one […]

Verizon FiOS TV App for Xbox Extends TV Channel Listing

Verizon’s FiOS TV App for Xbox now includes AMC HD, AXS TV, beIN Sport, beIN Sport Español, Bloomberg TV, Cine Sony, Cooking Channel, Encore, Showtime, Showtime Extreme, Sony Movie Channel, Starz, Trinity Broadcast, and Universal Sport. The new additions bring the app’s channel listing up to 88 channels which you can access with a Xbox […]

2014 FIFA World Cup Update

Are you still feeling the sting from Portugal’s last-second, equalizer goal that prevented the U.S. from eliminating them from the next round? If you are, you’re not alone according to Nielsen data that shows a record-breaking 18.2 million viewers tuned into Sunday’s gut wrenching match. Next up, the U.S. faces Germany in a very important […]

Verizon’s Interest in DISH Wireless Spectrum

DISH has purchased $17 billion worth of wireless spectrum since 2011 and is reportedly looking for a partner to build a wireless broadband network. But with the multiple merger deals being discussed, the number of potential partners is diminishing – quickly. Click here to find blogs on potential merging providers and other provider news. Before […]

Net Neutrality – Who is Willing to Pay?

Following Netflix’s lead, Apple is reportedly willing to pay for better content delivery which makes them the next player up to bat against net neutrality. But the technology giant is said to be negotiating with various internet service providers (ISPs) whereas Netflix has only made a deal with Comcast – so far. The reports on […]

Verizon’s Future in the TV Industry

Verizon’s future in the TV industry has been the hot new merger topic after Sunday’s AT&T/DIRECTV announcement, but CEO Lowell McAdam quickly denied the speculations of a next step for Verizon to chase DISH. Speaking at an investor conference, McAdam clarified that there has not been any discussions with DISH on a possible merge. But […]