Quantcast

Latest Verizon Online DSL Stories

2008-12-18 09:36:00

Company Continues to Expand Availability of FiOS Services in Existing Communities BUFFALO, N.Y., Dec. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Residents and businesses in more areas in Western New York now have the opportunity to join the Verizon FiOS revolution that is sweeping the region. Verizon recently began offering a bundled package of FiOS TV, FiOS Internet and wired, reliable voice services to consumers and businesses in parts of Blasdell, Kenmore and Lackawanna. In addition, Verizon is spreading FiOS...

2008-12-16 11:57:00

Verizon Ends Year by Expanding FiOS TV and Internet to Seven More New Jersey Cities and Towns; TV Service Now Available to Consumers in 317 Communities, With Much More Planned for 2009 NEWARK, N.J., Dec. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Consumers in parts of Newark, Bridgeton and five other New Jersey communities can now get the ultimate entertainment and broadband experience from their TVs and computers as Verizon makes its award-winning FiOS TV and Internet services available to even more areas in the...

2008-12-08 14:39:00

Study Says Company's Broadband Service, Delivered via All-Fiber FiOS Network, Thumps Cable on Speed, Customer Satisfaction NEW YORK, Dec. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- PCMag.com and its readers have proclaimed Verizon FiOS the fastest and most satisfying Internet service in the country. In a study involving a poll of tens of thousands of PCMag.com readers across the U.S. over a period of several months, the independent online technology guide and magazine reported that Verizon's FiOS service...

2008-11-13 15:00:15

PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Philadelphia residents are one step closer to more choice for their TV service with the introduction Thursday (Nov. 13) of an ordinance to grant a franchise agreement between the city and Verizon Pennsylvania. The City Council now will consider the ordinance and subsequently vote on whether to approve it. As part of the 15-year agreement, Verizon has committed to make its fiber-optic-based FiOS TV service available throughout the city within seven...

2008-11-13 09:00:18

NEW YORK, Nov. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon's FiOS TV, the fastest-growing all-digital TV service in America, is outperforming the competition when it comes to customer service in the East, according to new research conducted by J.D. Power and Associates. The revolutionary, new TV service has been ranked "Highest in Residential Television Service Satisfaction in the East Region," in J.D. Power and Associates 2008 Residential Television Service Satisfaction Study(SM). The region includes...

2008-11-12 09:00:25

TAMPA, Fla., Nov. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon FiOS TV -- the ultimate home-entertainment experience -- becomes even more dynamic for customers in the Tampa Bay area as Verizon introduces new interactive features for the TV service, delivered over the nation's most advanced fiber-optic network straight to customers' homes. FiOS TV's innovative Interactive Media Guide (IMG), which already provides an unprecedented, next-generation video service, now also gives customers unique new features,...

2008-11-03 15:00:11

NEW YORK, Nov. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Residents and businesses in more neighborhoods in the Bronx and Brooklyn now have the opportunity to join the Verizon FiOS revolution that is sweeping the city. Verizon on Monday (Nov. 3) began offering consumers and businesses in Schuylerville, Throgs Neck and Edgewater Park in the Bronx, and Sheepshead Bay and Gerritsen Beach in Brooklyn a bundled package of FiOS TV, FiOS Internet and wired, reliable voice services for a price as low as $94.99 a month....

2008-11-03 09:00:16

NEW YORK, Nov. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon announced Monday (Nov. 3) that it has expanded the availability of its fastest high-speed Internet service, which delivers download speeds of up to 7.1 megabits per second (Mbps), to 6.6 million households nationwide. The high-speed service, introduced earlier this year, allows Internet users to download information at speeds 125 times faster than a 56 kilobits-per-second (Kbps) dial-up modem. Verizon High Speed Internet, based on digital...

2008-11-03 09:00:15

NEW YORK, Nov. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- As the economy continues to take a hit and anxiety about discretionary spending increases, Verizon is offering new bundles of voice, high-speed Internet and television service that deliver the home-entertainment and communications lifestyle that consumers want -- without straining their personal or family budgets. Available now, the new Verizon bundles provide consumers with more simplicity and better value, compared with choices from competitors....

2008-10-29 15:00:17

BOSTON, Oct. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- For customers looking for the best deals in a tough economy, Verizon is making FiOS TV an even better bargain. Verizon now offers more than 100 HD channels on FiOS TV in the region. Verizon recently added 18 channels to its Massachusetts TV lineup, including 16 new HD channels, and now offers at least 30 more HD channels than any cable TV competitor in the Bay State, including Comcast. More than 500 channels, including 102 HD channels, are now available on...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
Related