New York City sues Verizon for not completing citywide fiber network
New York City has slapped Verizon with a lawsuit that claims the telecommunications conglomerate broke a 2008 contract to provide citywide fiber coverage, depriving residents of competitively priced o
Verizon And Motorola Announce FiOS TV Media Server That Can Record Six Shows At Once
Remember that FiOS home Media Server Verizon was talking about <a href="https://techcrunch.com/2011/12/22/verizon-to-launch-a-home-media-server-in-2012-plans-to-eliminate-set-top-box/">a year ago</a>?
Hands On With The Verizon FiOS Mobile App
Verizon updated its <a target="_blank" href="https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/verizon-fios-mobile/id406387206?mt=8">FiOS Mobile application for iPad</a>, which now streams 75 channels of live TV. Unli
Verizon To Launch a Home Media Server In 2012, Plans To Eliminate Set-Top Box
Verizon will be rolling out a new Media Server product for its FiOS customers late next year, which will be a single hardware device that will eventually eliminate the need for a set-top box altogethe
Fly or Die (TV Apps): IntoNow, Yap.TV, FIOS Mobile
<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/02/biggs-tv.jpg" /> Once you start watching TV with your iPhone or iPad, there is no going back. When the big screen becomes boring, you just s
Time Warner Told To Stop Using The Words 'Fiber Optic' In Its Advertising
<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/02/timewarnercable.jpg" /><a HREF="http://www.crunchgear.com/tag/time-warner/">Time Warner</a> will have to stop using the words “fiber op
Verizon Releases FiOS iPad App: Control Your FiOS DVR From Your Lap
If you are one of the lucky few with FiOS TV, you can now download an iPad app with will control your FiOS DVR from the comfort of your home and barn. The app “lets customers manage their DVRs a
Video: Verizon Tests A 10 Gbps Connection For Both Upload And Download. Want.
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Verizon To Update FiOS Set-Top Boxes With New UI, Storage Space
<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/08/fios.jpg" />If you're bewildered by all the <a href="http://www.crunchgear.com/2010/08/18/dreaming-about-an-apple-hdtv-try-these-alternat
New Motorola Tablet To Be 10", Verizon and FiOS Related
According to the Financial Times, which gives no source, Motorola is working closely with Verizon to produce a 10″ Android tablet that will take advantage of Verizon’s FiOS service, which
Verizon FiOS to No Longer Require Contract
<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/06/tv-1.jpg" />Lately, Verizon has been attacked by cable companies for its aversion to contract-free <a href="http://www.crunchgear.com/201
Verizon launching 3D on FiOS when it makes sense and not just because
Amen, Verizon. Amen. Read this bit from Verizon’s statement on 3D. Verizon’s network can easily handle the 3D signal, and we are committed to having a 3D offering later this year, surely in ti
FIOS the first to get HBO Go
<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/02/gogogo.jpg" />I read something the other day that argued that Netflix has not a chance in hell of becoming "this century's HBO." Netflix
FIOS packages strike your fancy?
<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/01/fiosfios.jpg" />Verizon has a bunch of new FIOS packages that may interest you. The top of the pile is the Ultimate package, which gives
Verizon to buy DirecTV? Analysts like the idea.
<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/09/verizon-tv1.jpg">Ever since the <a href="http://www.crunchgear.com/tag/directv/">DirecTV</a>'s CEO stepped down back in July, there has b
CrunchDeals: Get a free netbook or Flip cam with FiOS subscription
Everyone but Peter Ha loves FiOS. It’s fast, relativity cheap, and not Comcast. But now the deal is a little sweeter thanks to a cool promotion.
Verizon passes 2.5 million FiOS subs
Peter might not be able to pay his FiOS bill, but apparently a lot of folks can. The Verizon fiber optic service now has over 2.5 million subscribers. That puts Verizon above Bright House Networks, bu
Verizon now offering free hotspot access to FiOS customers, I still can't pay my bill
Are you a FiOS customer? Want free access to Wi-Fi hotspots across the country? Of course you do! Starting today Verizon is offering free hotpsot access to new FiOS customers with the 25/15 package Mb
Verizon upgrades FiOS service, offers new goodies
<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2008/06/catfight.jpg" alt="" />Well, isn't this a kick in the pants? If you're wearing mine it is. Just last week I had <a href="http://www.crunc
FiOS reseller undercuts Verizon's own prices
If you happen to live in one of Verizon’s FiOS coverage areas, you might be interested to know that at least one ISP is reselling the exact same internet service for almost $50 per month cheaper