Verizon entering cable TV market

Verizon entering cable TV market

There are 9 comments on the San Gabriel Valley Tribune story from Aug 4, 2008, titled Verizon entering cable TV market. In it, San Gabriel Valley Tribune reports that:

Verizon Cable Splicer, Ed Armellino, prepares fiber-optic lines for splicing in a Santa Fe Springs neighborhood on wednesday July 30, 2008.

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jammer

Covina, CA

#1 Aug 4, 2008
The politicians will now have to demand higher bribes from other business interests.
be alive

La Mirada, CA

#2 Aug 4, 2008
Not all stories are true my friend! Have a peaceful day.
Taggart

United States

#3 Aug 4, 2008
I wonder if Verizon will be as completely incompetent at providing cable television as they are at providing phone and DSL services.
Our future

San Francisco, CA

#4 Aug 4, 2008
Verizon offers FIOS which gives you high speed IP via Fiber Optics. You cant get any better than Fiber optics. Light speed TV, IP and Telco. Wow....ZooooooMMMM! Shazzamm!
I have FIOS

Whittier, CA

#5 Aug 7, 2008
Yes, I have FIOS. One of the first in La Mirada. And I love it! You really can't get better.
Mine Sucks

Whittier, CA

#6 Aug 7, 2008
I too have FIOS. It was installed about 2 weeks ago. Have to be honest, it's not really any better than the DSL I had. Phone sounds the same and the internet is barely any faster. Sometimes it seems to actually be slower.

Thanks god it only cost me a dollar or two more than my previous package.
What package

Whittier, CA

#7 Aug 7, 2008
I think depending on the package..the less you pay, your FIOS speed won't be as good..but still better then DSL - no doubt. You won't notice the difference in your phone service I hear, unless the power goes out. If you have cable..I think your phone goes out with the electricity but will still work with FIOS. And FIOS TV is the best! So many options and like you said only a couple of $$ more.
concerned

Ventura, CA

#8 Aug 30, 2008
why bother
Wowzers

United States

#9 Apr 23, 2013
This *is* news!

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