optical fiber

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a very thin fiber made of glass that functions as a waveguide for light

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With the Fios bundles new residential customers in the Tampa Bay area:
in late 2005, FiOS TV currently is available to more than 2.
Jessica Steel, executive vice president of business development for Pandora, said, "We're thrilled that FiOS TV is making Pandora available to their customers.
In addition, new FiOS consumers who order a Verizon bundle as part of a two-year contract can take advantage of the Worry-Free Guarantee, allowing them to cancel their service within 30 days of the date of activation, with no termination fee.
The company said that it plans to begin offering FiOS Internet and FiOS TV in Aberdeen and other areas of Harford county in April 2009.
The expanded channel lineup included CNN, Comedy Central, Disney, Fox Business, Cinemax, MTV, Spike, HBO, TBS, TNT, Food Network and HGTV, based on the subscribers' current FiOS TV package.
Being a FiOS subscriber has always meant you get more, and that's never been more true than now with the choice, speed and connectivity that Verizon provides over our 100-percent fiber-optic network," said Susan Retta, Verizon vice president, Marketing Operations.
Verizon FiOS services are available to more than 180,000 homes in parts of 17 San Gabriel Valley cities and nearby unincorporated areas.
WealthTV's 3D VOD program is available to all FiOS TV customers across the country who have a 3D television set, 3D glasses and a high-definition set-top box.
For the Relativity user base, Fios Redaction Assistant makes complete sense.
Over 40,000 of those are available in HD, and more than 80,000 are available for viewing over PC, tablets or smartphones using the free FiOS Mobile App, offering customers the ability to enjoy their choices virtually anywhere.
We consistently look for ways to enhance the FiOS TV channel lineup, and adding Nat Geo WILD HD and Investigation Discovery HD helps provide our customers with the high-def programming they've been requesting," said Terry Denson, vice president of content strategy and acquisition for Verizon.
Caller ID on FiOS TV makes life easier by giving you quick on-screen information about incoming calls," said Benigno Gonzalez, executive director for Verizon FiOS product development.
FiOS subscribers that have either FiOS TV or FiOS Internet subscriptions can easily download the free FiOS TV app on their compatible Samsung Smart devices without requiring a secondary set-top box.
NEW YORK, April 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- FiOS TV customers can now customize their TV plan to better match their specific viewing desires -- matching a package of programming that includes packs of genre-based content they choose.