Verizon's FiOS TV Now at 1.2 Million Subs

Spangler, Todd
May 2008
Multichannel News;5/5/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 18, p20
The article reports on the total number of FiOS TV subscribers of Verizon in the U.S. According to the author, Verizon has attained the top spot as the nation's biggest provider of video and telecommunication services which attained a total of 1.2 million subscribers with an additional 850,000 customers. In addition, the author notes that FiOS TV was available for sale to more than 6.5 million households with a projected service penetration of 18.87% in the whole country.


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