Verizon Fios Drops Bloomberg 1

Verizon Fios announced today that it is dropping the financial news channel Bloomberg from its lineup, effective Wednesday. In a note to customers, Verizon said that Bloomberg wanted to be paid for its channel, known in the industry as a carriage fee, and Verizon objected to that. Bloomberg provides its […]

FiOS Drops The Weather Channel, Replaces It With AccuWeather

Verizon’s FiOS television service has dropped The Weather Channel. There was no contract dispute, but The Weather Channel says that the two were negotiating terms of a new contract. The Weather Channel is partly owned by NBC Universal, which is in turn owned by Comcast. Comcast is one of Verizon’s […]